Madrona School

  • Founded in 1999 by a group of committed parents, Madrona School now serves 125-140 children in a variety of programs.
  • Tucked away in the heart of Winslow on Bainbridge Island, our school integrates movement, the arts and wonder of nature to meet every child's developmental needs.
  • Our programs for infants through middle schoolers are as unique as your children and the success of our methodology is supported by a growing body of mainstream research.
  • We are the only Waldorf school in Kitsap County, WA.

School Overview

School TypeSchool with Special Program Emphasis
School Membership(s)School Assoc.Association of Waldorf Schools of North America
Religious AffiliationNonsectarian
Grades OfferedGrades Nursery/Preschool-8
Year Founded1999

Student Body

Total Students117 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
6%
State avg.: 24%
Students by Grade Madrona School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers22 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio5:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size13 students
Classroom Dress CodeCasual

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineFeb. 15 / rolling
Tuition NotesPlease refer to http://www.madronaschool.org/tuition-and-fees
% on Financial Aid
35%
Admissions DirectorJennifer Evans
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Bainbridge Island
    Grades: K-8 | 39 students
    1.6 miles
    6974 Island Center Road
    Bainbridge Island, WA 98110
    (206) 842-6510
    1.6 K-8
    39
  • Bainbridge Island
    Grades: K-5 | 91 students
    3.8 miles
    8553 NE Day Road
    Bainbridge Island, WA 98110
    (206) 842-0400
    3.8 K-5
    91
  • Bainbridge Island
    Grades: PK-8 | 92 students
    0.8 miles
    1310 Madison Avenue N
    Bainbridge Island, WA 98110
    (206) 842-2017
    0.8 PK-8
    92
  • Bremerton
    Christ The King Lutheran School
    (Wisconsin Evangelical Lutheran Synod)
    Grades: PK-8 | 96 students
    8.4 miles
    8065 Chico Way Nw
    Bremerton, WA 98312
    (360) 692-8799
    8.4 PK-8
    96
  • Bremerton
    Crosspoint
    Crosspoint Photo - Reading, Writing & Math
    (Christian)
    Grades: K-12 | 258 students
    8.9 miles
    4012 Chico Way NW
    Bremerton, WA 98312
    (360) 377-7700
    8.9 K-12
    258

School Reviews

5  
This school is pure magic! Mixed with lots of love, space for imagination, creativity, relationship, movement, rhythm and ritual. I have never experienced a place like Madrona before. The Parent Child class sold me on the ways of Waldorf - observation, quiet space, engaging, child led play, and self awareness and reflection. We want our kiddos to know themselves, to speak/use their voice and to have a strong sense of agency over themselves. This school. Madrona. The Waldorf education has already given our daughter a strong sense of self and she lives from that place. As a mom I always feel like I am being guided to get to my own place as a mother, what feels right for me not anyone else. The teachers provide that space; they ask provoking questions as they listen to you and I always find my way. I could go on and on!
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