Spring Garden Waldorf School

1791 Jacoby Road
Akron, OH 44321-0443
Tel: (330)666-0574
Grades: PK - 8 | 162 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 School with Special Program Emphasis
School Membership(s)School Assoc. Association of Waldorf Schools of North America
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten - 8
Year Founded 1981

Student Body

Total Students 162 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 10%
State avg.: 23%
Students by Grade Spring Garden Waldorf School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 18 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 9:1
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 Our Lady Of The Elms High School (3.3 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
    Grades: K-5 | 35 students
    1.4 miles
    804 7th Street South
    Princeton, MN 55371
    (763)631-9666
    1.4K-5
    35
  • Akron
    Grades: K-8 | 101 students
    1.7 miles
    750 White Pond Dr
    Akron, OH 44320
    (330)836-0419
    1.7K-8
    101
  • Fairlawn
    Grades: KG-8 | 621 students
    2.6 miles
    645 Moorfield Rd
    Fairlawn, OH 44333
    (330)867-8720
    2.6KG-8
    621
  • Akron
    St Sebastian School
    (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: PK-8 | 462 students
    2.8 miles
    500 Mull Ave
    Akron, OH 44320
    (330)848-5707
    2.8PK-8
    462
  • Akron
    Grades: PK-8 | 227 students
    2.8 miles
    1650 Diagonal Road
    Akron, OH 44320
    (330)836-7182
    2.8PK-8
    227

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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.
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