Waldorf High School Of Massachusetts Bay

160 Lexington St,
Belmont, MA, 02478
Tel: (617)489-6600
Waldorf High School of Massachusetts Bay is a private day school for grades 9-12 in Belmont, Massachusetts, near Boston.
Waldorf High School students have a passion for learning and exploring.
They are more interested in depth than acceleration, in collaboration than competition.
They are each on a path of their own making toward remarkable lives.
Our faculty has an equal passion for teaching and supporting teenagers as they develop into flexible, confident thinkers who address life's big questions with creativity and optimism.
We believe that Waldorf education is uniquely suited to the journey of the adolescent.
The task of teenagers is to discover their individual strengths, their unexpected passions, and their lifelong directions.
Because learning at Waldorf always occurs on multiple levels in the classroom and out in the world, with hands and eyes, through art, music, and travel as much as reading, writing, and discussion--our students have an unlimited canvas on which to sketch their identities and envision their futures.

School Overview

School Type School with Special Program Emphasis
School Membership(s)School Assoc. Other school association(s)
Religious Affiliation Nonsectarian
Grades Offered Grades 9 - 12

Student Body

Total Students 53 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 19%
State avg.: 21%
Students by Grade Waldorf High School Of Massachusetts Bay Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 7 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 7:1
National avg.: 13:1

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Beacon High School (0.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Adventures Preschool Childrens Center (0.1 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Belmont Day School (1 miles away)
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  • Belmont Adventures Preschool Childrens Center
    Early Childhood / Day Cares
    132 Lexington Street
    Belmont , MA , 02478
    (617)484-2005
    Early Childhood / Day Cares
    0.1  mi  |  1  students  |  Gr.  K
  • Watertown Beacon High School
    Special Education School
    917 Belmont St
    Watertown , MA , 02472
    (617)993-5100
    Special Education School
    0.2  mi  |  64  students  |  Gr.  UG
  • Watertown
    The Home For Little Wandekrs-o
    Special Education School
    917 Belmont Street
    Watertown , MA , 02472
    (617)993-5006
    Special Education School
    0.2  mi  |  27  students  |  Gr.  11
  • Belmont The Kendall School
    Early Childhood / Day Cares
    Po Box 17
    Belmont , MA , 02478
    (617)484-4634
    Early Childhood / Day Cares
    0.4  mi  |  75  students  |  Gr.  K
  • Waltham The Guild For Human Services
    Special Education School
    411 Waverley Oaks Rd Ste 104
    Waltham , MA , 02452
    (781)893-6000
    Special Education School
    0.8  mi  |  70  students  |  Gr.  4-12

School Reviews

  • Recommended February 22, 2014 - I have two children who had not attended Waldorf schools previously and who are attending this high school. They are both thrilled with it. The school has created a very warm community environment, and overall the other students are really nice. The teachers are excellent, and my teens find the curriculum interesting and sufficiently challenging. I feel really lucky that we found a high school that emphasizes good values (meaningful community service every year, no bullying, etc.) and where both of my children could flourish. I can''t say enough good things about this school! - Posted by Parent

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