The Westside Waldorf School

Tel: (310)454-7064
Grades: NS-8 | 250 students
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Westside Waldorf School
  • Established in 1989, the independent, not-for-profit Westside Waldorf School serves pre-K through the elementary grades.Waldorf education has been called "the world's best-kept educational secret." From the moment you walk into a classroom at the Westside Waldorf School, you sense something special: beautiful student artwork adorning the walls, children playing musical instruments, reciting lyrical verses, or enacting dramatic portrayals of historic or mythical people.
  • Most importantly, you see students who love learning, and a dedicated, Waldorf-trained faculty teaching in a way that inspires each child to bring out his or her best.The Westside Waldorf School is housed on two campuses: an Early Childhood Center in Santa Monica offers Parent-Child, Nursery and Kindergarten classes, while the McComb Campus in the Pacific Palisades encompasses a full pre-K through Eighth Grade program.

School Overview

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

Student Body

Total Students 250 students
Student Body Type Co-ed

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 22 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 11:1
National avg.: 13:1
Classroom Dress Code Casual

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline Jan. 15 / rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $15,000
Tuition Notes $15,149 - $19,911
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