About KWS

  • Founded in 1981 by a group of dedicated and community-minded parents, the Kelowna Waldorf School is proud to be a thriving, independent school, offering a full BC-certified educational curriculum from Kindergarten to Grade 8.
  • The Kelowna Waldorf School also offers programs for younger children: Parent and Child (18 months – 36 months), and Early Years (30 months to 5 years).
  • The average student teacher ratio is one to fourteen.
  • The Kelowna Waldorf School is located in the Lower Mission neighbourhood of Kelowna, BC. As a microclimate, Kelowna enjoys beautiful weather 12 months of the year, with mild, temperate winters and hot, dry, sunny summers. Kelowna is a true four-seasons community, where skiing, hiking, swimming, sailing, camping, and other outdoor pursuits are right at our doorstep!