March 16, 2020

Due to a shortage of staff as a result of the escalating COVID-19 epidemic Moorland Waldorf School is closed until (date of end of Easter holiday).  We will review the  situation in early April. Parents or others wishing to contact the school can do so by telephone or...

December 16, 2019

As we draw the first term to a close, we would like to wish you all a very Merry Christmas and a very restful holiday!

We look forward to seeing many of you in 2020, which will be the 60th anniversary of our school here in Botton village!

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November 21, 2019

Christmas Advent Fair! Children's activities and beautiful crafts. Hot soup, cakes and drinks. Christmas market and festive music

November 5, 2019

Please note that the school will be closed for a Teacher's Day on Monday 2nd December. 

October 25, 2019

You are invited to come along with your children to the Lantern Walk to celebrate Martinmas in Botton Village

We will start at the church in Botton Village at 4.00pm where children and adults will light lanterns and make a magical walk through the village, hoping to see...

March 23, 2019

In 2020 Moorland Waldorf School (formerly Botton School) will be 60 years old! We are currently searching for all 600 pupils that have passed through the school, so that we can have a big reunion in 2020. 

If you are interested in being part of this reunion, please...

April 16, 2017

The Moorland Waldorf Initiative, is a new project which will begin in September 2017. It has been established by the Eskdale Community Trust for Education (ECTE), which previously ran Botton Village Steiner School. The new initiative will run a ‘flexi-learning’ facilit...

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Moorland Waldorf

This initiative is made possible by the financial and voluntary contributions of the Esk Valley Camphill Community and of  teachers, parents and trustees.

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Address: The Moorland Waldorf School, The Village College, Botton Village, Danby, North Yorkshire, YO21 2NJ​


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Tel :  (01287) 661206        

Kindergarten Opening Hours

Monday to Thursday: 8.30 am - 12.10 pm

Aftercare sessions: 12.15 - 3.15 pm

Friday Stay and Play: 10.00 am - 1.00 pm

School Opening Hours

Monday to Wednesday and Friday: 8.30 am - 3.15 pm

Thursday: 8.30 am - 12.10 pm

Office Hours

Monday: 8.30 am - 3.00 pm

Tuesday: 8.30 am - 10.30 am

Wednesday: 8.30 am - 1.30 pm

Thursday: 8.30 - 12.00 pm

Friday: 8.30 - 12.00 pm

Outside of these hours, please leave a voicemail or send an email. In the case of an emergency, call Mark 07930 897 589 or Anthea 07508 069 068


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Tel. 0300 123 1231