The Waldorf School of Philadelphia

7500 Germantown Ave,
Philadelphia, PA, 19119-0191
Tel: (215)248-1662
Grades: PK - 8 | 179 students
 TheThe Waldorf School of Philadlephia is a private, independent school located only 20 minutes from Center City on a 38 acre wooded campus in  Mt.
Airy, Philadelphia.  We are one of more than 800 Waldorf schools worldwide which have been successfully educating students for 90 years.
Our small class sizes, dedicated teachers and innovative academics provide a rich experience that fully prepares children to meet the challenges of our rapidly changing world.

School Overview

School Type Waldorf School
Religious Affiliation Nonsectarian
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten - 8

Student Body

Total Students 179 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 12%
State avg.: 20%
Students by Grade The Waldorf School of Philadelphia Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 20 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 9:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size 15 students
Classroom Dress Code Casual

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $11,945
Tuition Notes Early Childhood Program Tuition: 3 half days - $6450 3 full days - $7580 5 half days - $9830 5 full days - $11,250 Grade School Tuition Grades 1-8 - $11,945
% on Financial Aid 20%
Admissions Director Alexandra Borders

Sports

Total Sports Offered 1 sports
Sports BasketballBasketball

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 4 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. Basketball, Drama Club, Fencing, Orchestra Basketball, Drama Club, Fencing, Orchestra,

School Notes:

    • In addition to the comprehensive academic curriculum, the following special subjects are also offered in the grades:
    • Spanish(1-8)
    • Music (1-8)
    • Handwork (1-8)
    • Games (1-8)
    • Eurythmy (movement) (1-8)
    • Orchestra (4-8)
    • Sculpture (4-8)
    • Woodworking (4-8)

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Springside School (0.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Lotus Academy (0 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Springside School (0.7 miles away)
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  • Philadelphia Covenant Academy
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    Philadelphia , PA , 19119
    (215)247-7500
    Early Childhood / Day Cares (Church of God)
    0  mi  |  26  students  |  Gr.  K
  • Philadelphia
    Lotus Academy    
    7500 Germantown Ave
    Philadelphia , PA , 19138
    (215)438-7500
    0  mi  |  119  students  |  Gr.  K-5
  • Philadelphia
    Holy Cross Parish School
    (Roman Catholic)
    144 E Mount Airy Ave
    Philadelphia , PA , 19119
    (215)242-0414
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    0.4  mi  |  174  students  |  Gr.  K-9
  • Philadelphia
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    Montessori School (Islamic)
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    Philadelphia , PA , 19119
    (215)248-0896
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  • Philadelphia
    Lubels House Of Learning Christian Academy
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    500 E Mount Pleasant Ave
    Philadelphia , PA , 19119
    (215)242-4663
    Early Childhood / Day Cares (Christian)
    0.7  mi  |  32  students  |  Gr.  K-1

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