Cincinnati Waldorf School

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  • The Cincinnati Waldorf School offers a classical education for children preschool through high school.
  • Our qualified teachers are dedicated to providing a rich, developmentally appropriate curriculum that educates the whole child- head, hands and heart.

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School Overview

School TypeSchool with Special Program Emphasis
School Membership(s)School Assoc.Association of Waldorf Schools of North America
Waldorf Early Childhood Association of North America
Religious AffiliationNonsectarian
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-10
Learning Difference ProgramsYes
Year Founded1973

Student Body

Total Students277 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
State avg.: 19%
Students by Grade Cincinnati Waldorf School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers42 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio7:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
Average Class Size16 students
Classroom Dress CodeCasual
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Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Tuition Notes Varies based on program. Please contact our Enrollment Director for exact pricing: 513-541-0220 ext. 103.
% on Financial Aid
Acceptance Rate
National avg.: 85%
Admissions DirectorKaren Crick


Total Sports Offered7 sports
SportsArchery, Basketball, Cross Country, Dance, Softball, Tennis, VolleyballArcheryBasketball,
Cross CountryDance,


Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.3 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.Student Council

Club or Organization:
Chess Club

Arts and Music Programs:
Singing & Songwriting

School Notes

  • Learning at the Cincinnati Waldorf School is a dynamic process, engaging the child`s imagination and intellect.  Art, music, movement, foreign language, and daily outdoor play are all part of the hands-on, academic curriculum. Waldorf students cultivate many skills including critical thinking, creativity, social intelligence, flexibility of thought and academic excellence. Waldorf is one of the fastest growing educational systems in the world.  CWS is proud to be the area`s only Waldorf School, providing vibrant Waldorf Education to the children of Cincinnati for 45 years.  
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Cincinnati
    Grades: PK-8 | 437 students
    3 miles
    927 Ellison Ave
    Cincinnati, OH 45226
    (513) 321-1048
    3 PK-8
  • Cincinnati
    Grades: K-8 | 134 students
    8.7 miles
    7645 Winton Road
    Cincinnati, OH 45224
    (513) 521-5481
    8.7 K-8
  • Cincinnati
    Central Montessori Academy
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    Montessori School
    Grades: PK-6 | 98 students
    12.2 miles
    1904 Springdale Road
    Cincinnati, OH 45231
    (513) 742-5800
    12.2 PK-6
  • Cincinnati
    Mercy Montessori Center
    Mercy Montessori Center Photo
    Montessori School (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: PK-8 | 290 students
    5.6 miles
    2335 Grandview Avenue
    Cincinnati, OH 45206
    (513) 475-6700
    5.6 PK-8
  • Cincinnati
    Grades: K-12 | 54 students
    8.4 miles
    8100 Cornell Road
    Cincinnati, OH 45249
    (513) 489-8940
    8.4 K-12

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The average private school tuition in Cincinnati, OH is $6,452 for elementary schools and $15,850 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in Cincinnati, OH is 88% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).