East Bay Waldorf School

Tel: (510)223-3570
Grades: PK-8 | 186 students
The East Bay Waldorf School offers a developmentally appropriate, experiential approach to education, integrating the arts and academics for children from preschool through eighth grade.
The aim of Waldorf education is to inspire life-long learning in each student and enable them to fully develop their unique capacities.

School Overview

School Type School with Special Program Emphasis
School Membership(s)School Assoc. Association of Waldorf Schools of North America
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten-8
Year Founded 1980

Student Body

Total Students 186 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
Students by Grade East Bay Waldorf School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 32 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 6:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size 17 students
Classroom Dress Code Casual
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Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline Jan. 15 / rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $1,750
Tuition Notes Need-based tuition adjustment available.
% on Financial Aid
Admissions Director Vicki Culp


Total Sports Offered 2 sports
Sports Basketball, VolleyballBasketballVolleyball,


Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 2 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. Drama Club, Music Ensembles Drama Club, Music Ensembles,

School Notes:

  • Spanish and German
  • Practical Crafts
  • Science and Math
  • Visual and Performing Arts
  • Music
  • Movement
  • Gardening and Outdoor Education

Profile last updated: 07/16/2015

Nearby Private Schools:

The nearest high school is Calvary Christian Academy (0.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Calvary Christian Academy (0.5 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Calvary Christian Academy (0.5 miles away)
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    Grades: PK-12 | 56 students
    0.5 miles
    4892 San Pablo Dam Rd
    El Sobrante, CA 94803
  • El Sobrante
    Grades: K-12 | 85 students
    0.9 miles
    431 Rincon Rd
    El Sobrante, CA 94803
  • El Sobrante
    Grades: NS-K | 44 students
    1 miles
    4555 Hilltop Dr
    El Sobrante, CA 94803
  • El Sobrante
    Grades: KG-12 | 302 students
    1.1 miles
    5070 Appian Way
    El Sobrante, CA 94803
  • El Sobrante
    El Sobrante KinderCare
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    Grades: NS-PK | 26 students
    1.4 miles
    3240 San Pablo Dam Rd.
    El Sobrante, CA 94803

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