Why Michael Hall?What qualities will your child need to flourish as an adult in today’s world?
They will need to be articulate, creative, self-reliant, skilled at listening, imaginative and inquisitive. Every lesson at Michael Hall is designed to enhance and develop these qualities in your child.
For over 85 years, we have consistently provided an inspirational, rigorous, nourishing educational environment for children from birth to 18 years.
With a deep understanding of child development, a broad curriculum and creative methodology, we place the changing needs of your child at the centre of our work.
We give equal attention to the physical, emotional, intellectual, cultural and spiritual needs of your child and the curriculum is designed to work in harmony with the different phases of your child's development. Our experience has shown that learning comes easily and joyfully when it is offered when your child is developmentally ready.
The core subjects of the curriculum are taught in thematic blocks (Main Lessons) and all lessons include a balance of artistic, practical and intellectual content. Whole class, mixed ability teaching is the norm.
All students participate in all the Steiner Waldorf curriculum subjects throughout their school life. The purpose of studying a subject is not to make a student into a professional mathematician, historian, or biologist, but to stimulate and nourish the capacities that every adult needs.
Michael Hall students have a reputation for being well-rounded, balanced individuals who are able to cope with the demands of a fast-changing and uncertain world.
Graduates are highly sought-after in further education and in the work place for their confidence, resourcefulness, social responsibility and enthusiasm.
Ways to find out more...
Parent & Child Taster Sessions - info here
Early Years Open Morning - Saturday 11th May 2013
A Day in the Classroom - Saturday 16th November 2013