Waldorf School Of The Peninsula

Tel: (650)209-9400
Grades: NS-12 | 305 students
Waldorf School of the Peninsula is a cornerstone of the Waldorf movement, which lives in a physical environment that supports and enriches its program and mission.
It has a strong early child development program, a comprehensive lower school, a distinct and rich middle school, and an enriching, diverse and fully developed high school.
The Waldorf School of the Peninsula community also includes a comprehensive adult education program, cultural center and alumni services.
Its mature educational foundation enables Waldorf School of the Peninsula to be a strong pillar, which provides service to the greater Silicon Valley community.
Our mission is to awaken children to their own individuality and unfold their higher capacities of thinking, feeling and willing, thus creating a truly human world through an education that is a source of social change.
Waldorf education reaches beyond content to freeing the human spirit.

School Overview

School Type School with Special Program Emphasis
School Membership(s)School Assoc. Association of Waldorf Schools of North America
Western States Association of Schools and Colleges (WASC)
Grades Offered Grades Nursery/Preschool-12
Year Founded 1984

Student Body

Total Students 305 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
State avg.: 44%
Students by Grade Waldorf School Of The Peninsula Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 29 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 11:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size 20 students
List of Courses Offered Link to List of Courses

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Admissions Director Tanya Kudar


Total Sports Offered 3 sports
Sports Basketball, Soccer, Track and FieldBasketballSoccer,
Track and Field

Nearby Private Schools:

The nearest high school is Pinewood School (1.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Saint Simon Parish School (1 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Saint Simon Parish School (1 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Los Altos
    Grades: PK-8 | 535 students
    1 miles
    1840 Grant Road
    Los Altos, CA 94024
  • Los Altos
    Grades: PK-8 | 261 students
    1.1 miles
    625 Magdalena Avenue
    Los Altos, CA 94024
  • Los Altos
    Miramonte School
    (Seventh-Day Adventist)
    Grades: K-8 | 176 students
    1.5 miles
    1175 Altamead Dr
    Los Altos, CA 94024
  • Los Altos
    Grades: K-12 | 595 students
    1.5 miles
    327 Fremont Ave
    Los Altos, CA 94024
  • Los Altos
    Monarch Christian School-los Altos Campus
    Montessori School (Christian)
    Grades: NS-K | 62 students
    1.7 miles
    2420 Foothill Blvd
    Los Altos, CA 94024

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