Early childhood through grade 12

Hawthorne Valley Association

Faculty Spotlight – Dorothea Davis

As this school year comes to a close, Dorothea Davis—or Ms. Thea as our early childhood children affectionately call her—will transition from her role in our Early Childhood program to join her husband Gregg in building community at Camphill Heartbeet Lifesharing in Vermont. Dorothea has been a part of our Early Childhood faculty for 11

Massimo Hamilton ’20 & Elizabeth Frishkoff ’86 receive 2024 Henriette Reiss Award

2024 Henriette Reiss Award Recipients

Massimo Hamilton, Class of 2020, of Germantown and Elizabeth Frishkoff, Class of 1986, of Ghent, will each receive this year’s Henriette Reiss Award for Artistic Endeavor for their illustrations of books on fishing and food and the Abenaki language, respectively. This award is given annually to current or former Hawthorne Valley Waldorf School (HVS) graduates

Meet the Class of 2024

Hawthorne Valley Waldorf School's Class of 2024

Members of the Class of 2024 have been accepted to the following colleges and universities: Appalachian State University | Bard College | Bennington College | Binghamton University Clarkson University | College of Charleston | Columbia-Greene Community College* | Community College of Philadelphia | Gettysburg College | Hofstra University | Hudson Valley Community College* | Husson

Alumni Brunch

All Alumni and their families are invited to join us on Saturday, June 15 from 11am-1pm in the School Assembly Hall for an Alumni Brunch ahead of the 2024 Graduation ceremony. Please RSVP here by June 8. We look forward to seeing you back in the Valley!

Alumni Spotlight – Matt Fleury ’83

Matt Fleury, class of 1983; photo credit Le Petit Studio

On June 15, we are delighted to welcome Matt Fleury, a member of Hawthorne Valley Waldorf School’s first graduating high school class of 1983, as our 2024 Commencement speaker. Matt currently serves as President and CEO of the Connecticut Science Center, a nonprofit in Hartford, CT that is a top educational destination. This year marks

An Artistic Journey – a 50th Anniversary Exhibition

painting of Henriette Reiss

Hawthorne Valley Waldorf School is excited to partner with Lightforms Art Center to bring you an exhibition that celebrates the power of art and the profound impact of arts education. “An Artistic Journey” invites viewers to experience the vibrant world of Hawthorne Valley Waldorf School and delve into 50 years of artistry, highlighting the transformative

Alumni Spotlight – Myrto Daskaloudi ’12

Myrto Daskaloudi performing at the Threads of Earth Showcase

For the past couple of years, Myrto Daskaloudi (Class of 2012) has been fully dedicated to the joys and challenges of new motherhood, caring for her 8-month-old baby. Recently, however, she began to sense a longing to reconnect with her community and rediscover her own identity beyond being a mother. With her diverse background as

Alumni Spotlight – Loghan & Naomi Call

In January, we caught up with Loghan Call, Class of 2008, and his mother Naomi Call, to learn more about their new company Audacia Elixirs, a handcrafted line of nonalcoholic elixir cocktails that are now available in the Farm Store. While Loghan only attended HVS for kindergarten and Grade 9 before his family relocated to

Alumni Spotlight – Benjamin Glatt ’10 & Dr. Lawrence Glatt

This fall, the School has had the pleasure of inviting Dr. Lawrence Glatt, a former music teacher here, back to lead the first After School Drama Club’s staged musical production, Miranda’s Quill, co-written by Dr. Glatt and his son, HVS alumni Benjamin Glatt (Class of 2010). The play is set in the world of William

Alumni Spotlight – Edmund Müller ’01

HVS Alumni Edmund Muller speaks at a high school forum

Contributed by Rosabel Mongan ’24 On Friday, October 13, alumni Edmund Muller visited our high school forum. Edmund works in the world of media and communications in retail. He’s currently the head of global media for Duracell. He has also worked for Wavemaker dealing with clients such as IKEA and L’Oreal Paris. He helps decide