Cedarwood Waldorf School

Tel: (503)245-1477
Cedarwood Waldorf School is a warm and vibrant community of committed teachers and parents dedicated to the physical, emotional, spiritual, and intellectual development of children.
Established in 1997, Cedarwood now offers pre-kindergarten through 8th grade and a full array of subject classes, including music, orchestra, Spanish, Japanese, movement, eurythmy, handwork and woodworking.
Academic lessons integrate artistic activities on a daily basis.
Cedarwood is located in Portland, Oregon, just south of downtown at 3030 SW Second Avenue in the historic Neighborhood House, across the street from Lair Hill Park.
This informative event provides a glimpse into our vibrant school community.
You and your children will have the opportunity to participate in bread baking and warm beeswax modeling in the Kindergarten classrooms.
Grades students will perform marimba, circus arts, and orchestra pieces.
Student art work will also be on display.
Two different presentations will be offered as well.
One will provide a general overview of Waldorf education; the other will focus on how Cedarwood Waldorf School meets the needs of the middle school child.
Cedarwood School Brings Waldorf Education to life and strives to instill a love for learning.
Our curriculum weaves together the arts, academics and movement, with a reverence for the developing child.
We nurture our children's spirituality, cultivate their ability to think imaginatively and inspire them to seek the truth.

School Overview

School Type School with Special Program Emphasis
School Membership(s)School Assoc. Association of Waldorf Schools of North America
Religious Affiliation Nonsectarian
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten - 8

Student Body

Total Students 253 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 4%
State avg.: 18%
Students by Grade Cedarwood Waldorf School Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 16 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 16:1
National avg.: 13:1

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is St Marys Academy (0.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Building Bridges (0.3 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Building Bridges (0.3 miles away)
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    The International School
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    Portland , OR , 97201
    (503)226-2496
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    Clay Street KinderCare
    Early Childhood / Day Cares
    138 SW Clay Street
    Portland , OR , 97201
    (503)222-5955
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    1615 Sw 5th Ave
    Portland , OR , 97201
    (503)228-8306
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    0.8  mi  |  644  students  |  Gr.  9-12
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    Early Childhood / Day Cares
    1400 SW 5th Avenue Suite 100
    Portland , OR , 97201
    (503)248-0581
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