Haleakala Waldorf School

4160 Lower Kula Road
Kula, HI 96790-0967
Tel: (808)878-2511
Grades: NS-12 | 277 students
Haleakala Waldorf School strives through the arts to help Maui's children reach their potential by fostering a love of learning and by developing their intellectual, emotional, physical, and spiritual capacities.
Developed by Rudolf Steiner in 1919, Waldorf education is based on a developmental approach that addresses the needs of the growing child.
Waldorf teachers strive to transform education into an art that educates the whole child---the heart and the hands, as well as the head.
Waldorf Education approaches all aspects of schooling in a unique and comprehensive way.
The curriculum is designed to meet the various stages of child development, and Waldorf teachers are dedicated to creating a genuine inner enthusiasm for learning, that is essential for educational success.

School Overview

School Type School with Special Program Emphasis
School Membership(s)School Assoc. Association of Waldorf Schools of North America
National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS)
Waldorf Early Childhood Association of North America
Hawaii Association of Independent Schools (HAIS)
Grades Offered Grades Nursery/Preschool-12
Year Founded 1972

Student Body

Total Students 277 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
25%
State avg.: 63%
Students by Grade Haleakala Waldorf School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 18 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 16:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size 25 students
Classroom Dress Code Casual

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline Feb. 16 / Apr. 1 / rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $13,900
Tuition Notes 15,500 grades 9-12 13,900 grades 1-8 12,400 FT PS and K
% on Financial Aid
28%
Average Financial Aid Grant $4,100
Acceptance Rate
51%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director Paula Berdal

Sports

Total Sports Offered 5 sports
Sports Basketball, Cross Country, Surf Team, Track and Field, VolleyballBasketballCross Country,
Surf TeamTrack and Field,
Volleyball

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 34 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. Acrylics, Basketball, Beach Volleyball, Bicycling, Book Club, Calligraphy, Ceramics, Choir, Cross Country, Drama, Drawing, Illustration, Jewelry Making, Lost Wax Jewelry Making, Mask-Making, Mixed Media, Mountain Biking, Music Club, Music History, Oils, Paddling, Pastels, Ping Pong Club, Pottery, Print Making, Sculpture, Social Acceptance Club, Surfing, Tennis, Watercolor Painting, Windsurfing, Yoga, art club, volleyball Acrylics, Basketball, Bicycling, Book Club, Calligraphy, Ceramics, Choir, Cross Country, Drama, Drawing, Illustration, Jewelry Making, Mask-Making, Mixed Media, Music Club, Music History, Oils, Paddling, Pastels, Ping Pong Club, Pottery, Print Making, Sculpture, Surfing, Tennis, Windsurfing, Yoga, art club, volleyball, Beach Volleyball,
Lost Wax Jewelry Making,
Mountain Biking,
Social Acceptance Club,
Watercolor Painting,
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The average private school tuition in Maui County, HI is $6,867 for elementary schools and $11,012 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in Maui County, HI is 80% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).