North Fork School of Integrated Studies is an arts infused, holistic, integrated education designed to provide academic excellence through experiential learning. The aim of NFSIS is to balance academic subjects with artistic and practical activities. By freely using arts and activities in service of teaching academics an internal motivation is developed in the students. The teachers strive to model a human being who is wise, artistic and compassionate. They are people who are interested in the world and optimistic about the future. They are dedicated to guarding and cherishing the children under their care and committed to showing the world in beauty and truth.
The school opened within Paonia Elementary School as "a school within a school" in 2015. As of the 2017-2018 school year, the school will offer classes Kindergaten through 6th grade.
For more information or to schedule a tour of the school, call 970-527-3639.
To register for the upcoming year, you can complete an application online at http://nfsis.deltaschools.com or in person at the school.
Next week and Upcoming:
Gratitudes:Thanks to all who joined us on the Halloween field trip to Orchard Valley, it was a great success. Thanks to Sami and the Lantern Walk team for organizing a lovely event during this time of coming darkness.
Volunteers:We will be looking for crock pots of delicious soup to sell at the Holiday Festival at the Blue Sage on December 1st. Consider making up a big batch of your favorite recipe. The Spiral Garden team will need to come together soon to meet and plan their event.
Announcements:Kids should be wearing warm clothes and bringing coats andhat to school each day for walking field trips and recess.
The North Fork School of Integrated Studies is a Waldorf-inspired public school that nurtures intelligent and courageous human beings who create beauty and bring solutions to a diverse world.
Our vision is to awaken confident, competent, and compassionate individuals to the wonder of learning so that they may thrive and contribute within a vibrant community.