Mission: The Waldorf School of Pittsburgh fosters each child’s capacity to become an independent thinking, compassionate, and purposeful human being.
Vision: It is the vision of the Waldorf School of Pittsburgh that every person becomes an independent thinking, compassionate, and purposeful human being.
At the Waldorf School of Pittsburgh, we greatly value collaboration, holism, compassion, beauty, and curiosity. By embracing these values, it is our mission to foster each child’s capacity to become an independent thinking, compassionate, and purposeful human being. We educate head, heart, and hands.
|Each person brings a unique perspective to a shared challenge (ie. Each person holds a piece of the puzzle when solving a collective problem)||Collaboration||Cultivate shared responsibility for shared challenges|
|To be a complete human being, one needs to develop the head, heart and hands||Holism||Give opportunities for all people to grow into well-rounded individuals|
|Each person has an ability to respond to the needs of others||Compassion||Cultivate in each person an ability to respond to the needs of others|
|Each person’s actions influence, and are influenced by, the surrounding environment||Beauty||Inspire in people a sense that the world is beautiful, and encourage them to live in harmony with the natural environment and with each other|
|Individual growth is nourished by a genuine interest in continuously learning about one’s relationship to the world||Curiosity||Awaken in each person a genuine interest in understanding themselves and their relation to the world|