Brooklyn Waldorf School

The Brooklyn Waldorf School is a non-sectarian education center that is part of the growing international Waldorf school movement. In our dedication to the principles of Waldorf education we strive to provide an educational experience that meets the needs of the whole child in a developmentally appropriate manner.
We are committed to building a school whose student body and community reflect the economic, cultural and racial diversity of Brooklyn, New York.
We are also committed to acting as a resource for the greater Brooklyn community by hosting festival celebrations and ongoing parent and community education.

Quick Stats (2024)

  • School Type: Waldorf School
  • Grades: Nursery/Preschool-8
  • Average class size: 12 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling
  • Source: Verified school update

School Overview

School Type
School Membership(s)School Assoc.
Grades Offered
Grades Nursery/Preschool-8
Learning Difference Programs
Year Founded
Summer School Offered
Summer Program Details

Student Body

Total Students
Student Body Type

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
20 teachers
Average Class Size
12 students
Classroom Dress Code

Tuition and Acceptance Rate

Admission Deadline
None / Rolling
Tuition Notes
2023-2024 TuitionCaregiver & Child: Varies Early Childhood: $32,350 (1:00pm dismissal) Grades 1–5: $40,375 Grades 6–7: $41,500 Grade 8: $41,950
Summer Program Cost Notes
2023 Summer Program Tuition:$695 per week $675/week for two weeks $650/week for 3+ weeks Extended Day: $25/day
Admissions Director
Sheila Shaw


Total Sports Offered
1 sport


Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.
2 extracurriculars
Arts and Music Programs:

Recreational Athletic Programs:

School Notes

Source: Verified school update

Frequently Asked Questions

Does Brooklyn Waldorf School offer a summer program?
Yes, Brooklyn Waldorf School offers a summer program. Visit their summer school page for more information.
What sports does Brooklyn Waldorf School offer?
Brooklyn Waldorf School offers 1 interscholastic sports: Basketball.
When is the application deadline for Brooklyn Waldorf School?
The application deadline for Brooklyn Waldorf School is rolling (applications are reviewed as they are received year-round).
In what neighborhood is Brooklyn Waldorf School located?
Brooklyn Waldorf School is located in the Bedford Stuyvesant neighborhood of Brooklyn, NY. There are 10 other private schools located in Bedford Stuyvesant.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • School Type: Waldorf School
  • Grades: Nursery/Preschool-8
  • Average class size: 12 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling
  • Source: Verified school update

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The average private school tuition in Brooklyn, NY is $23,902 for elementary schools and $25,138 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in Brooklyn, NY is 86% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).

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