Cedarwood Waldorf School

  • Cedarwood Waldorf School is a warm and vibrant community of committed teachers and parents dedicated to the physical, emotional, spiritual, and intellectual development of children. Established in 1997, Cedarwood now offers pre-kindergarten through 8th grade and a full array of subject classes, including music, orchestra, Spanish, Japanese, movement, eurythmy, handwork and woodworking.
  • Academic lessons integrate artistic activities on a daily basis.
  • Cedarwood is located in Portland, Oregon, just south of downtown at 3030 SW Second Avenue in the historic Neighborhood House, across the street from Lair Hill Park.
  • Cedarwood School Brings Waldorf Education to life and strives to instill a love for learning.
  • Our curriculum weaves together the arts, academics and movement, with a reverence for the developing child.
  • We nurture our children's spirituality, cultivate their ability to think imaginatively and inspire them to seek the truth.

School Overview

School TypeWaldorf School
School Membership(s)School Assoc.Association of Waldorf Schools of North America
Waldorf Early Childhood Association of North America
NWAIS (Northwest Association of Independent Schools
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8
Year Founded1997

Student Body

Total Students292 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
16%
State avg.: 22%
Students by GradeCedarwood Waldorf School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers24 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio12:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
75%
Average Class Size28 students
List of Courses OfferedLink to List of Courses

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost$13,300
Tuition NotesEarly childhood tuition ranges from $7,585-14,450 depending on half, full or extended day program.
% on Financial Aid
34%
Acceptance Rate
69%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions DirectorAllison Fredette - Grades Admissions
Admissions AssociateJonie Hurtt - Early Childhood

School Notes

  • Cedarwood Waldorf School is a warm and vibrant community of committed teachers and parents dedicated to the physical, emotional, spiritual, and intellectual development of children. Established in 1997, Cedarwood now offers pre-kindergarten through 8th grade and a full array of subject classes, including music, Spanish, Japanese, movement, eurythmy, handwork and woodworking. Academic lessons integrate artistic activities on a daily basis. Cedarwood is located in Portland, Oregon, just south of downtown at 3030 SW Second Avenue in the historic Neighborhood House, across the street from Lair Hill Park.
  • Cedarwood School Brings Waldorf Education to life and strives to instill a love for learning. Our curriculum weaves together the arts, academics and movement, with a reverence for the developing child. We nurture our children's spirituality, cultivate their ability to think imaginatively and inspire them to seek the truth.
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