Santa Fe Waldorf School

26 Puesta Del Sol,
Santa Fe, NM, 87508-0875
Tel: (505)983-9727
Grades: NS - 12 | 223 students
Based on the pedagogical principles of Rudolf Steiner, the mission of the Santa Fe Waldorf School is to cultivate the intellectual, social, emotional, physical and spiritual capacities of the developing individual through an age-appropriate early childhood through twelfth grade curriculum.
We educate the whole child in a balanced and healthy way.
Our students engage in rigorous academics and gain a fundamental connection to the natural world, an appreciation of themselves and others, and the ability for moral discernment.
Waldorf graduates become thoughtful, fulfilled citizens who think imaginatively, communicate effectively, relate compassionately, and initiate healthy change in the world.

School Overview

School Type Waldorf School
School Membership(s)School Assoc. Association of Waldorf Schools of North America
National Council for Private School Accreditation
Religious Affiliation Nonsectarian
Grades Offered Grades Nursery/Preschool - 12
Learning Programs Supported Yes
Year Founded 1983

Student Body

Total Students 223 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 16%
State avg.: 47%
Students by Grade Santa Fe Waldorf School Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 30 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 8:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size 18 students
List of Courses Offered Link to List of Courses
Classroom Dress Code Casual

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline Mar. 1 / Jan. 1 / rolling
Tuition Notes Preschool: $8,285 Kindergarten: $8,495 Grades 1 -5: $11,895 Grades 6-8: $13,385 High School: $16,365
% on Financial Aid 50%
Average Financial Aid Grant $5,000
Acceptance Rate 80%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director Cita Riley-grades; Elliot Ryan - High School
Admissions Associate Elliot Ryan, High School

Sports

Total Sports Offered 7 sports
Sports Basketball, Cross Country, Soccer, Swimming, Tennis, Track and Field, VolleyballBasketballCross Country,
SoccerSwimming,
TennisTrack and Field,
Volleyball

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Secondary Learning Center (1.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is La Mariposa Montessori (0 miles away)
The nearest preschool is La Mariposa Montessori (0 miles away)
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  • Santa Fe La Mariposa Montessori
    Montessori School
    18 Puesta Del Sol
    Santa Fe , NM , 87508
    (505)995-9659
    Montessori School
    0  mi  |  85  students  |  Gr.  PK-6
  • Santa Fe
    Santa Fe Girls' School
    All-girls | Alternative School
    310 W Zia Road
    Santa Fe , NM , 87505
    (505)820-3188
    All-girls | Alternative School
    1.4  mi  |  45  students  |  Gr.  6-8
  • Santa Fe
    Little Earth School
    321 W Zia Road
    Santa Fe , NM , 87505
    (505)988-1968
    1.5  mi  |  56  students  |  Gr.  PK-6
  • Santa Fe
    Secondary Learning Center
    Alternative School
    1549 S Saint Francis Dr
    Santa Fe , NM , 87505
    (505)982-2240
    Alternative School
    1.5  mi  |  29  students  |  Gr.  5-12
  • Santa Fe
    St. Michaels High School
    (Roman Catholic)
    100 Siringo Road
    Santa Fe , NM , 87505
    (505)983-7353
    (Roman Catholic)
    1.7  mi  |  643  students  |  Gr.  7-12

School Reviews

  • Recommended May 09, 2013 - Great school provides a solid academic foundation that instills creative problem solving and the skills to truly succeed. The students are educated in a more complete way with art, movement and music integrated to the core curriculum. It is all about learning and not teaching to a test. The teachers are dedicated and the community of parents is very actively involved. - Posted by Parent

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