Diversity & Inclusion Statement
Michael Oak Waldorf School has committed to actively creating and transforming awareness and understanding around issues of diversity among our staff, pupils and parents. These include:
- encouraging multiculturalism
- promoting non-racism
- promoting non-sexism
- promoting acceptance of all religions
- promoting acceptance of sexual orientation
- accommodating those with barriers to learning, where resources allow
Michael Oak Waldorf School is committed to the development and exploration of an African identity in all spheres (academic and cultural) of our learning and teaching.
Michael Oak Waldorf School is committed to promoting the Waldorf vision and values of non-elitist, progressive, non-denominational, co-educational, affordable private education – education that fosters individual initiative, freedom and responsibility, and promotes the worth of the individual.
“Receive the children in reverence, educate them in love, and send them forth in freedom.”
“For every one step that you take in the pursuit of higher knowledge, take three steps in the perfection of your own character.”
“Activities demanding manual and bodily skill, such as knitting, leads to the enhancement of the faculty of judgement.”