Sierra Waldorf School

Tel: (209)984-0454
Grades: PK-8 | 176 students
  • Nestled in the beautiful Rawhide Valley, Sierra Waldorf School offers classes from Kindergarten through eighth grade.
  • 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.
  • We create an environment that respects the individuality of each child, their higher spiritual nature and their connection to the world as a whole.
  • The Sierra Waldorf School strives to create a community of caring adults who are committed to self-development, social responsibility and servant leadership.
  • Sierra Waldorf School recognizes that the young child learns primarily through imitation and example.
  • 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.: 44%
Students by Grade Sierra Waldorf School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 13 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 14:1
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
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