Spring Garden Waldorf School

1791 Jacoby Road,
Akron, OH, 44321-0443
Tel: (330)666-0574
Grades: PK - 8 | 167 students
Spring Garden Waldorf School is a private, non-sectarian, coed school that provides education for a diverse group of children from age three through the eighth grade.
Waldorf schools are autonomous and independently run, yet linked by their educational philosophy.
Waldorf Education provides a comprehensive, academic, artistic, cultural and practical education that encourages students to develop into creative, balanced, responsible individuals able to think for themselves.
The curriculum stimulates the mind with a full spectrum of traditional academic subjects.
It nurtures healthy emotional development through conveying information by experiencing it directly.
A broad range of artistic and handicraft activities provide children with hands on skills that can be used throughout their life.

School Overview

School Type Waldorf School
School Membership(s)School Assoc. Association of Waldorf Schools of North America
Religious Affiliation Nonsectarian
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten - 8
Year Founded 1981

Student Body

Total Students 167 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 10%
State avg.: 18%
Students by Grade Spring Garden Waldorf School Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 18 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 10:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree 50%
Average Class Size 18 students
List of Courses Offered Link to List of Courses
Matriculation DataMatric. Data Link to Matriculation Data
Classroom Dress Code Casual

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $6,779
% on Financial Aid 25%
Admissions Director Amy Hecky

Sports

Total Sports Offered 4 sports
Sports Basketball, Nordic Skiing, Snowboarding, Track and FieldBasketballNordic Skiing,
SnowboardingTrack and Field,

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is The Lippman School (1.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Discovery Montessori Acadmey (1.4 miles away)
The nearest preschool is St Sebastian School (2.8 miles away)
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  • Princeton Discovery Montessori Acadmey
    Montessori School
    804 7th Street South
    Princeton , MN , 55371
    (763)631-9666
    Montessori School
    1.4  mi  |  35  students  |  Gr.  K-5
  • Akron The Lippman School
    (Jewish)
    750 White Pond Dr
    Akron , OH , 44320
    (330)836-0419
    (Jewish)
    1.7  mi  |  101  students  |  Gr.  K-8
  • Fairlawn Honored for National Blue Ribbon Award St Hilary Elementary School
    (Roman Catholic)
    645 Moorfield Rd
    Fairlawn , OH , 44333
    (330)867-8720
    (Roman Catholic)
    2.6  mi  |  625  students  |  Gr.  KG-8
  • Akron St Sebastian School
    (Roman Catholic)
    500 Mull Ave
    Akron , OH , 44320
    (330)848-5707
    (Roman Catholic)
    2.8  mi  |  419  students  |  Gr.  PK-8
  • Akron
    Emmanuel Christian Academy
    (Christian)
    1650 Diagonal Road
    Akron , OH , 44320
    (330)836-7182
    (Christian)
    2.8  mi  |  227  students  |  Gr.  PK-8

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  • Recommended March 16, 2012 - This school is amazing. They understand how to teach kids and keep them loving school and learning. My son is thriving. We couldn't be happier. - Posted by Parent

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The average private school tuition in Akron, OH is $5,043 for elementary schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
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