Press Newsroom

Thank you for visiting our Press Newsroom. We welcome media inquiries about charter schools and our innovative curriculum.

Members of the media, please reach out to Kris Reynolds at for more information or to schedule a school visit.  Kris can also put you in contact with our EXPERT SOURCES:

Topic: Education, curriculum, assessment, learning, etc.
Experts: Gavin Keller (School Director), Shelley Kelley (Education Director), Hellene Brodsky Blake (Educator)

Topic: Charter School expertise, finances, legal, compliance
Expert: Franci Sassin

Topic: Ecoliteracy and school gardens
Experts: Shelly Kelley (Education Director)

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Press Coverage by Category

The following stories have appeared in local media and distinguished online sources.

Science & Technology

Digital Literacy, Digital Citizenship, & CyberCivics

Ecoliteracy, Environmental Education & Stewardship

 Waldorf, Charter Schools, Arts & Festivals

About Journey School

Journey School is a K-8 public Waldorf charter school in Orange County, CA initiated by parents in 2000. Our highly-qualified and dedicated educators engage students’ varied learning styles in an integrated 21st century curriculum which encourages a lifelong love of learning and deep understanding of concepts. By offering a tuition-free education that nurtures the optimal development of the whole child — mind, heart, and body — our school offers a supportive and artistic environment for academic excellence as students gain a strong sense of purpose, build creative thinking and leadership capabilities, and grow into stewards of their earth and community.