Our Daily Rhythm:

9am Arrival- Morning Tea Time

9:20 Indoor play interwoven with daily craft and meal preparation

10:00-10:15 Circle Time

10:15-10:45 Morning Snack

10:45-11:45 Outside Play

11:45-12:00 Story Time/Puppetry

12:00-12:30 Lunch and Washing

1:00 Dismissal/Extended Care Begins

1:00-2:30 Making of Our Resting Nests and Nap Time with harp

3:00-3:15 Snack & Free Play in and outdoors interwoven with

gardening & washing

4:00 Goodbye Circle for full day

4:45 Yoga Circle for extended day children

Our Daily Menu:

Monday           Tuesday           Wednesday        Thursday           Friday

9:00 am Morning Tea with Fruit, Almonds/Nuts and Herbal Tea

Brown Rice & Seeds  Oats & Berries  Bread & Applesauce  Creamy Millet   Muesli

   Pasta & Vegs        Rice & Beans      Polenta Pizza     Bubble & Squeak     Soup

3:00 pm Chips/Crackers, Cheese/Yogurt/SunButter, Vegs & Milk

*All meals served with organic milk; alternative milk on request

 School Year 


First Day of School-Sept 6th 2021

Waldorf In Service-Feb 7th-13th 2020

Halloween Enchantment-Oct 3st  6pm

Spring Break March 14th-20th 2021

Martinmas Lantern Walk-Nov. 11th 6pm

Spring Parent Teacher Conferences TBA

Autumn Parent Teacher Conferences TBA

May Faire Celebration-May 1st

Thanksgiving Nov 26th & 27th

Last Day of School June 10th 2021

Advent Spiral/Winter Crafting Fair-Dec 5th

*Summer Program 2022 will run June 13th to August 26th 

Christmas/New Years Break-December 23rd to January 4th 2021

*Parent meetings will be held one saturday each month at 10am with option to stay and participate in Simplicity Parenting Series

Weekly Rhythm:


Watercolor Painting Day


Coloring & Craft Day


Baking Day/Bread and Homemade Applesauce


Washing, Gardening and Project Day


Veg Soup Making, Polishing, Mending 

 & Tidying Up 

All food prepared is vegetarian and organically grown. No meat products are used or offered at school. Fresh fruits and/or vegetables, milk, and purified water are offered with every meal. We eat from our garden when fruits and vegetables are available.

The classroom is washed at the end of each day with natural sanitizing products.

Golden Day Nursery School follows the City Inclement Weather Policy. If in the event of inclement weather and closes schools in the area, GDNS will also be closed. Please check the city website or local news.