Ashwood Waldorf School

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  • An independent private school serving children three years old through eighth grade.
  • Serving the families of Maine for 34 years.
  • Located in Rockport, Maine  Innovative programs that equip students with the creativity, confidence and curiosity they need to meet the future.
  • Our curriculum integrates academics, arts, movement, music and hands-on learning to cultivate the gifts of each individual child.
  • Play-based kindergarten program for ages 3-6   For more information about Ashwood Waldorf School, please call the office at (207) 236-8021 or visit

School Overview

School TypeSchool with Special Program Emphasis
School Membership(s)School Assoc.Association of Waldorf Schools of North America
Other special emphasis association(s)
State or regional independent school association
Other school association(s)
Religious AffiliationNonsectarian
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8
Year Founded1986

Student Body

Total Students79 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
State avg.: 10%
Students by Grade Ashwood Waldorf School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers9 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio9:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size16 students
Classroom Dress CodeCasual

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Tuition NotesTuition assistance is available to families enrolling students in the grade school.
Admissions AssociateJody Spanglet


Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.3 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.Arts and Music Programs:
Private Violin Lessons

Recreational Athletic Programs:
Summer Day Camp, Ultimate Frisbee Club

School Notes

  • Located in Rockport, Maine, Ashwood Waldorf School is an independent private school with over 100 students serving children three years old through Eighth Grade. Ashwood has had a presence in midcoast Maine for over 34 years. Parent/Child classes for children eighteen months to three years old, with a caregiver, are also offered during the school year at the Rosewood Early Childhood Center. For more information about Ashwood Waldorf School, please call the office at (207) 236-8021 or visit

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    Alternative School
    Grades: PK-9 | 42 students
    1.6 miles
    73 Warrenton St
    Rockport, ME 04856
    (207) 596-6405
    1.6 PK-9
  • Camden
    Grades: PK-3 | 53 students
    2.1 miles
    58 Elm St
    Camden, ME 04843
    (207) 236-2911
    2.1 PK-3
  • Hope
    Grades: NS-12 | 24 students
    4.4 miles
    142 Main Sreet
    Hope, ME 04847
    (207) 785-4426
    4.4 NS-12

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Ashwood's curriculum, filled with the lively arts, engaging academics, movement, and the outdoors, is a gift to our child. The school and the talented teachers foster what is so important in education, that is curiosity and enthusiasm to enjoy and be challenged by learning. We are very happy to be a part of this school and its community.
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