The Toronto Waldorf School (TWS) is a private, not-for-profit independent school in Thornhill. It operates 12 months a year which includes child care, JK to grade 12 and summer camp. There are 370 children attending the school during the school year plus another 200 summer campers. We have approximately 60 faculty and administration staff. The building is owned by the school, has 73,000 sq feet of usable area space. It is heated electrically and uses no natural gas.
Brain Power is a leader in after-school enrichment, with environmental sustainability and social justice embedded in its innovative curriculum. Creating an eco-build location with a paperless learning environment, Brain Power is also spearheading efforts to improve waste diversion within the Schwartz/Reisman Lebovic Campus Community Centre. Integrating park clean-ups, tree-planting expeditions, and Earthship construction into its experiential learning, Brain Power encourages students to engage in transformative projects related to the environment and climate change.