Education that Inspires

Wasatch Charter School is a K-8 tuition-free, charter school in the Salt Lake Valley guided by the principles of public Waldorf education that provides a comprehensive experience integrating academics, arts, movement, nature, and social responsibility into everyday learning.

 
  • Kindergarteners learn through drawing, storytelling, memorization, and sensor motor skill development. Click for more information.
  • First grade curriculum builds on the child's unique mode of thinking which still depends largely on pictures. Click for more information.
  • Second graders continue to learn using fables and animal stories of the world and legends. Click for more information.
  • Special events in third grade include a farm trip, a house-building project, and taking care of the school garden. Click for more information.
  • Fourth grade students read and write reports involving the science of zoology and other areas of study. Click for more information.
  • Fifth graders begin a broader study of the world including history, geography, and a research paper. Click for more information.
  • Sixth grade students study history and culture through a study of Rome, the Dark Ages, and the Middle Ages. Click for more information.
  • Seventh graders study physiology, nutrition, astronomy, chemistry, physics, and formal algebra. Click for more information.
  • Eighth grade students perform a Shakespearean play, take a class trip, and create large showcase projects. Click for more information.
Waldorf students excel in math

8th Grade Waldorf Charter graduates score higher in reading and math than district students. Learn More...

Waldorf students go on to college

94% of Waldorf graduates continue on to college compared with only 65% nationwide. Learn More...

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Through a culture of holistic learning and dedication to the optimal development of each individual child, Wasatch Charter School nurtures the intellectual, social, emotional, and physical capacities through an artistic, hands-on, and interdisciplinary approach to core academic subjects. Through our integrated curriculum, students blossom into imaginative, engaged, competent, life-long learners. 

 

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