City Of Lakes Waldorf School

2344 Nicollet Ave S
Minneapolis, MN 55404-0554
Tel: (612)767-1502
Grades: PK-8 | 279 students
28 years old, City of Lakes Waldorf School is one of over 900 Waldorf schools in more than 60 countries worldwide dedicated to helping children develop their full human potential in body, spirit and mind.
The rich Waldorf curriculum educates children according to each unique stage of child development through academic studies, social learning and the development of practical skills.
Our school serves children from age 3 through Grade 8.
We also offer parent/child classes for toddlers, ongoing parent education and opportunities for participation in your child`s school journey. Waldorf teachers and parents seek to foster the natural unfolding of childhood, creating a genuine enthusiasm for learning that is essential to educational success.
Waldorf students gain a deep knowledge and understanding of the cultural, scientific and social life of humanity that prepares them to be good problem-solvers, independent thinkers and engaged citizens able to bring their individual gifts to a rapidly changing, complex world.
The experiences of our alumni are positive testimony to the success of Waldorf education and our work here at City of akes Waldorf School.

School Overview

School Type School with Special Program Emphasis
School Membership(s)School Assoc. Association of Waldorf Schools of North America
Waldorf Early Childhood Association of North America
Independent Schools Association of the Central States
Religious Affiliation Non-sectarian
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten-8
ADD/ADHD Support Yes
Year Founded 1988

Student Body

Total Students 279 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
State avg.: 18%
Students by Grade City Of Lakes Waldorf School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 26 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 11:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
Average Class Size 21 students
List of Courses Offered Link to List of Courses
Matriculation DataMatric. Data Link to Matriculation Data
Classroom Dress Code Casual
(See Parent Handbook on-line)

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline Feb. 1 / rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $13,560
Tuition Notes Call the Enrollment Coordinator to speak about tuition at 612-767-1502.
% on Financial Aid
Average Financial Aid Grant $5,000
Admissions Director Caroline Askew
Admissions Associate Kelly Shay


Total Sports Offered 3 sports
Sports Basketball, Soccer, VolleyballBasketballSoccer,
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