Monadnock Waldorf School

98 S Lincoln St,
Keene, NH, 03431-0343
Tel: (603)357-4442
Monadnock Waldorf School offers classes from Preschool through Twelfth Grade.
Our programs for young children are thoughtfully designed to support your child's healthy development.
Songs, stories, crafts, snack, and indoor and outdoor play are woven into a comforting rhythm.
The young child learns by imitation.
A Waldorf school day is full of healthy and creative opportunities for the young child to imitate through story, song, circle games, and many side-by-side activities with teachers.
The Waldorf curriculum for the grades balances academics and arts.
From number songs and letter stories in the first grade to chemistry experiments and Shakespeare productions in the eighth grade, students develop attitudes that will serve them throughout life: love of learning, satisfaction with true achievement, courage to question, and an active interest in and concern for others.
The High School program prepares students for success throughout their lives, through a rich program of rigorous academics infused with arts.

School Overview

School Type School with Special Program Emphasis
School Membership(s)School Assoc. Association of Waldorf Schools of North America
Religious Affiliation Nonsectarian
Grades Offered Grades Kindergarten - 12
Year Founded 1976

Student Body

Total Students 194 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 5%
State avg.: 10%
Students by Grade Monadnock Waldorf School Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 30 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 7:1
National avg.: 13:1
Classroom Dress Code Casual

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Tuition Notes Varies per grade
% on Financial Aid 45%
Admissions Director Patricia Meissner

School Notes:

  • Monadnock Waldorf School offers classes from Preschool through Twelvth Grade. Our programs for young children are thoughtfully designed to support your child's healthy development. Songs, stories, crafts, snack, and indoor and outdoor play are woven into a comforting rhythm. The young child learns by imitation. A Waldorf school day is full of healthy and creative opportunities for the young child to imitate through story, song, circle games, and many side-by-side activities with teachers. The Waldorf curriculum for the grades balances academics and arts. From number songs and letter stories in the first grade to chemistry experiments and Shakespeare productions in the eighth grade, students develop attitudes that will serve them throughout life: love of learning, satisfaction with true achievement, courage to question, and an active interest in and concern for others. The High School program prepares students for success throughout their lives, through a rich program of rigorous academics infused with arts.
  • Profile last updated: 12/12/2013

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Cedarcrest Center For Children With Disabilities (2.9 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Keene Montessori School (0.4 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Keene State College Child Dev (0.7 miles away)
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    (603)352-4052
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    Fox , OK , 73435
    (603)358-2233
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  • Keene St. Joseph Regional School
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    (603)352-2720
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    0.7  mi  |  137  students  |  Gr.  K-9
  • Keene
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    Keene , NH , 03431
    (603)358-3384
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    2.9  mi  |  20  students  |  Gr.  NS-12

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