San Francisco Waldorf Grade School

2938 Washington Street
San Francisco, CA 94115-0941
Tel: (415)931-2750
Grades: PK-8 | 310 students
San Francisco Waldorf School
San Francisco Waldorf School
Celebrating over 35 years, San Francisco Waldorf School is a leader in Waldorf education in North America.
Academic excellence, social responsibility, and a recognition of each student's gifts are the guiding educational ideals at San Francisco Waldorf School.

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
Western Association of Schools and Colleges (WASC)
California Association of Independent Schools (CAIS)
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten-8
Learning Difference Programs Yes
Year Founded 1979

Student Body

Total Students 310 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
State avg.: 44%
Students by Grade San Francisco Waldorf Grade School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 35 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 9:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size 26 students
Classroom Dress Code Casual

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline Jan. 15 / rolling
% on Financial Aid
Admissions Director Jackie Holm (K-Gr.8)
Admissions Associate Emily Daniel


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


Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 1 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. math club math club,

School Notes

  • Highly trained teachers are dedicated to helping students reach their individual potential.
  • The curriculum is carefully designed to engage students at each stage of their development.
  • Students learn through direct experience and artistic expression is integrated across subjects. 
  • Movement and outdoor education programs complement classroom learning. 
  • A unique dual-language studies track in Mandarin and Spanish runs through the grades. 
  • Our high school campus is located at 470 West Portal Avenue:

Profile last updated: 04/28/2016

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