Waldorf School of Princeton

1062 Cherry Hill Rd,
Princeton, NJ, 08540-0854
Tel: (609)466-1970
Grades: NS - 8 | 142 students
The Waldorf School of Princeton, part of an independent progressive educational movement of over 1000 Rudolf Steiner schools worldwide, is dedicated to an integrative approach to learning.
Through a rigorous curriculum integrating the academic, the artistic, and the practical, the Waldorf School of Princeton developes and directs children's capacities for learning.
This education also encourages children to foster self-knowledge and cultivates skills for meeting tomorrow's world by awakening within them warmth of heart, clarity of thought, and strength of purpose.

School Overview

School Type Waldorf School
School Membership(s)School Assoc. New Jersey Association of Independent Schools
Association of Waldorf Schools of North America
Waldorf Early Childhood Association of North America
Religious Affiliation Nonsectarian
Grades Offered Grades Nursery/Preschool - 8
Year Founded 1983

Student Body

Total Students 142 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 25%
State avg.: 28%
Students by Grade Waldorf School of Princeton Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 19 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 8:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree 25%
Average Class Size 14 students
Classroom Dress Code Casual
(Dress that does not distract from classroom learning)

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $16,640
Tuition Notes The school offers a high quality education at a more affordable price than comparable Princeton private schools, as well as generous tuition assistance to qualified applicants.
% on Financial Aid 35%
Average Financial Aid Grant $5,000
Acceptance Rate 65%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director Diane Barlow

Sports

Total Sports Offered 3 sports
Sports Basketball, Cross Country, TennisBasketballCross Country,
Tennis

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Stuart Country Day School (2.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Montgomery Kid Connection (1.3 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Montgomery Kid Connection (1.3 miles away)
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  • Skillman Montgomery Kid Connection
    Early Childhood / Day Cares
    265 Burnt Hill Rd
    Skillman , NJ , 08558
    (908)359-2111
    Early Childhood / Day Cares
    1.3  mi  |  126  students  |  Gr.  PK-KG
  • Skillman
    Rock Brook School Inc
    Special Education School
    109 Orchard Road
    Skillman , NJ , 08558
    (908)431-9500
    Special Education School
    1.5  mi  |  48  students  |  Gr.  K-8
  • Princeton Princeton Montessori School
    Montessori School
    487 Cherry Valley Road
    Princeton , NJ , 08540
    (609)924-4594
    Montessori School
    1.6  mi  |  230  students  |  Gr.  NS-8
  • Princeton
    Princeton Academy of the Sacred Heart
    All-boys  (Roman Catholic)
    1128 Great Road
    Princeton , NJ , 08540
    (609)921-6499
    All-boys  (Roman Catholic)
    1.9  mi  |  227  students  |  Gr.  PK-8
  • Princeton
    Stuart Country Day School
    All-girls  (Roman Catholic)
    1200 Stuart Rd
    Princeton , NJ , 08540
    (609)923-2330
    All-girls  (Roman Catholic)
    2.4  mi  |  418  students  |  Gr.  PK-12

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