Sierra Waldorf School

19234 Rawhide Road
Jamestown, CA 95327-0953
     Tel: (209)984-0454
        
   
Grades: PK - 8 | 176 students
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Nestled in the beautiful Rawhide Valley, Sierra Waldorf School offers classes from Kindergarten through eighth grade.
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Sierra Waldorf School is dedicated to cultivating the capacities of each child through a developmentally respectful education based on the work of Rudolf Steiner, the founder of Waldorf Education.
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We create an environment that respects the individuality of each child, their higher spiritual nature and their connection to the world as a whole.
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The Sierra Waldorf School strives to create a community of caring adults who are committed to self-development, social responsibility and servant leadership.
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Sierra Waldorf School recognizes that the young child learns primarily through imitation and example.
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Great care is taken to provide an environment that brings nurturing warmth, guidance, and cooperation to a child's world of constructive fantasy and imagination.

School Overview

School Type Alternative School
School Membership(s)School Assoc. Association of Waldorf Schools of North America
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten - 8
Year Founded 1989

Student Body

Total Students 176 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 6%
State avg.: 43%
Students by Grade Sierra Waldorf School Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 13 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 16:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree 80%

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $8,500
Tuition Notes There is a sliding scale based on yearly income.
% on Financial Aid 45%
Average Financial Aid Grant $4,000
Admissions Director Bill Roberson

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Mother Lode Adventist Jr Academy (3.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Mother Lode Adventist Jr Academy (3.4 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Zion Preparatory Academy (25.9 miles away)
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