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Experience-based Learning

Open enrollment for the 2014-15 academic year
is ongoing for preschool - 6th grade learners. 
Applications are available here.

Call for a tour today at 319-338-6061
or request more information here.

We are now accepting registrations for Willowwind's 2014 Summer Program!

Click here
to view our summer brochure. To register your child for classes using our newly designed, easy and convenient online registration:

Click here if you were enrolled in Willowwind's 2013 Summer Program

Click here if you are new to Willowwind's Summer Program

Upcoming Events at Willowwind:

Preschool Sneak Peek 

Thursday, March 27th, 9:30-10:30am


Join us on Thursday, March 27 for our preschool sneak peek! You will learn more about our personalized, hands-on classroom experiences, small class sizes in diverse, multi-age (3-5) classrooms, interactive Spanish and music curriculum, and our LEED-certified, environmentally conscious learning space with outdoor garden exploration opportunities. Meet one of our Montessori educators, see Montessori works demonstrated first-hand and experience a traditional Montessori snack. Reservations welcome, but not required. Email to rsvp for this event.

Burrowing Owl Cafe 

Friday, April 4th, 7:45-8:30am 


Students in Debbie Wilson's 3-4 classroom will participate in Willowwind School's tradition of "Friday Parent Coffees" when they host the Burrowing Owl Café on Friday, April 12th
The café is a one-time fundraising event for the students' class trip in May. Breakfast food and drinks are served at a nominal cost to participating Willowwind families and community members from 7:45-8:30 a.m. Debbie notes that this annual fundraiser is a highlight for the students, who "...learn a bit about economics and a lot about generosity." Along with providing the funds for their trip, it is a great school-wide community building event.
 See you there!

Mark Your Calendars for VIP Day! 


Monday, April 7th, 11:30-3:00pm  


On Monday, April 7, Willowwind families, students and their special VIPs are welcome at the school for a day of great fun. VIP Day begins with lunch at 11:30 a.m. and includes an extended Group Discussion time until 1:00 p.m. Students and their guests will enjoy time in students' classrooms fo
r an hour before heading to the River Church for the Spring Music Program from 2:00-3:00 p.m. Does your student have a Very Important Person in mind for this day?

Spring Open House

Saturday, April 12th, 10am-noon


Current families and community members are invited to explore Willowwind's campus and learn more about summer and fall programs.   Classroom teachers will speak with parents about curriculum for next year.  Summer camp teachers will answer questions about their courses and demonstrate camp-related projects.  Refreshments will be served.  Reservations welcome, but not requried.  RSVP to Amber at


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