Garden Gate Preschool in Columbia Missouri is a Waldorf inspired early child development education full of joy and light

About Us

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Garden Gate School provides children aged 3-6 with a home-like environment to gently transition into school. Our 2,3, and 5 day programs are rich with outdoor adventures, organic gardening, nature stories, wholesome snacks, music and imaginative play.

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Early Childhood Programs

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All of the programs offer three through six year olds the security of rhythmic activities attuned to nature; songs, stories and circle time that speak to their imaginations, plenty of time outside playing, building with what nature provides and taking care of the garden ...

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Resources

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“The heart of the Waldorf method is the conviction that education is an art — it must speak to the child’s experience. To educate the whole child his heart and will must be reached as well as his mind.”
- Rudolf Steiner
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