Sanderling Waldorf School

1905 Magnolia Avenue,
Carlsbad, CA, 92008-0920
Tel: (760)635-3747
Grades: PK - 8 | 151 students
Sanderling Waldorf School's mission is to foster in each child the capacity for self-knowledge that is grounded in a lifelong love of learning.
Recognizing each individual as a unique expression of body, soul and spirit, we seek to engage the whole child through a developmentally appropriate curriculum that address the physical, emotional and intellectual aspects of a child.
We provide a nurturing and compassionate environment that fosters both an abiding moral purpose and an understanding that we are part of a global society with many spiritual traditions.

School Overview

School Type Waldorf School
School Membership(s)School Assoc. Association of Waldorf Schools of North America
Waldorf Early Childhood Association of North America
Religious Affiliation Nonsectarian
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten - 8
Year Founded 1996

Student Body

Total Students 151 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 12 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 13:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size 16 students
List of Courses Offered Link to List of Courses

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $11,920
Tuition Notes 3-day Nursery/Kindergarten: $7,875 5-day Nursery/Kindergarten: $10,000 Grade 1: $11,385 Grades 2-8: $11,920 Nonrefundable fees include the following: $75 Application Fee 325 New Student Registration Fee $500 Supply Fee $200 Tuition-Insurance Fee

School Notes:

  • By cultivating a sense of wonder, strengthening the imagination, and developing the student's enthusiasm for work, by experiencing subjects through individual effort, Waldorf teachers prepare children by building a foundation which will enrich all further learning, not only for their years in school, but for the rest of their lives.
  • Profile last updated: 08/14/2013

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Sanderling Waldorf School (1.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Sanderling School (0 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Santa Fe Christian School Ctr/ear (0.4 miles away)
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  • Cardiff By The Sea Sanderling School
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    1401 Windsor Road
    Cardiff By The Sea , CA , 92007
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    0  mi  |  43  students  |  Gr.  5
  • Encinitas Santa Fe Christian School Ctr/ear
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    845 Santa Fe Dr
    Encinitas , CA , 92024
    (760)753-4952
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    0.4  mi  |  122  students  |  Gr.  PK-K
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    Bethlehem Community Early Chil
    Early Childhood / Day Cares (Evangelical Lutheran Church in America (formerly AELC, ALC, or LCA))
    925 Balour Dr
    Encinitas , CA , 92024
    (760)753-2471
    Early Childhood / Day Cares (Evangelical Lutheran Church in America (formerly AELC, ALC, or LCA))
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    Lighthouse Christian School
    Early Childhood / Day Cares (Pentecostal)
    510 South El Camino Real
    Encinitas , CA , 92024
    (760)942-8500
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    1.1  mi  |  17  students  |  Gr.  NS-PK
  • Carlsbad Sanderling Waldorf School
    Waldorf School
    1905 Magnolia Avenue
    Carlsbad , CA , 92008
    (760)635-3747
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    1.1  mi  |  150  students  |  Gr.  NS-8

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