Marin Waldorf School

755 Idylberry Rd
San Rafael, CA 94903-0949
Tel: (415)479-8190
Grades: K-9 | 231 students
At Marin Waldorf School, we celebrate academic excellence, cultivate artistic expression, and help our students develop life-long practical skills.
We do this by stimulating their love of learning, channeling their idealism, and depending thier sense of social responsibility.

School Overview

School Type Montessori School
School Membership(s)School Assoc. Association of Waldorf Schools of North America
Religious Affiliation Non-sectarian
Grades Offered Grades Kindergarten-9
Year Founded 1977

Student Body

Total Students 231 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
State avg.: 44%
Students by Grade Marin Waldorf School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 27 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 9:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
Average Class Size 18 students
Classroom Dress Code Casual

Finances and Admission

Yearly Tuition Cost $15,000
Tuition Notes Pre sch. 2/3/5 day. $3,700/$5,500/$9,250. Kind. $12,965. Grades 1-5 $14,965, Grades 6-8 $15,965.
% on Financial Aid
Average Financial Aid Grant $3,000
Admissions Director Nick Broad
Admissions Associate Lori Richloff

School Notes:

  • We are a small school, so our students receive a great deal of individual attention whether they are in pre-school or on thier way to high school. Class Teachers coordinate class activities, monitor the students' academic and personal progress, and serve as liasons between school and home. Faculty members work closely with students to help them learn discipline and responsibility as well as teaching them to work independently. The social life of our school is lively and warm, and students thrive in a caring commuity of teachers and peers. Our graduates go on to the finest independent and public high schools and the nation's top colleges.

Nearby Private Schools:

The nearest high school is Star Academy (1.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Montessori De Terra Linda (1 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Montessori De Terra Linda (1 miles away)
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  • San Rafael
    Montessori De Terra Linda
    Montessori School
    Grades: NS-6 | 134 students
    1 miles
    610 Del Ganado Road
    San Rafael, CA 94903
  • San Rafael
    Star Academy
    Special Education School
    Grades: 1-12 | 37 students
    1.2 miles
    4470 Redwood Hwy Ste 101
    San Rafael, CA 94903
  • San Rafael
     GATE Academy
    Special Program Emphasis
    Grades: K-8 | 42 students
    1.3 miles
    1 Saint Vincent Drive
    San Rafael, CA 94903
  • San Rafael
    Grades: K-8 | 380 students
    1.4 miles
    39 Trellis Drive
    San Rafael, CA 94903
  • San Rafael
    St Isabella School
    (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: KG-8 | 263 students
    1.5 miles
    Po Box 6188
    San Rafael, CA 94903

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