Monadnock Waldorf School

  • Monadnock Waldorf School offers classes from Preschool through Twelfth Grade.
  • Our programs for young children are thoughtfully designed to support your child's healthy development.
  • Songs, stories, crafts, snack, and indoor and outdoor play are woven into a comforting rhythm.
  • The young child learns by imitation.  A Waldorf school day is full of healthy and creative opportunities for the young child to imitate through story, song, circle games, and many side-by-side activities with teachers.
  • The Waldorf curriculum for the grades balances academics and arts.
  • From number songs and letter stories in the first grade to chemistry experiments and Shakespeare productions in the eighth grade, students develop attitudes that will serve them throughout life: love of learning, satisfaction with true achievement, courage to question, and an active interest in and concern for others.
  • The High School program prepares students for success throughout their lives, through a rich program of rigorous academics infused with arts.

School Overview

School TypeSchool with Special Program Emphasis
School Membership(s)School Assoc.Association of Waldorf Schools of North America
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-12
Year Founded1976

Student Body

Total Students166 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
5%
State avg.: 12%
Students by GradeMonadnock Waldorf School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers30 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio6:1
National avg.: 13:1
Classroom Dress CodeCasual

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Tuition NotesVaries per grade
% on Financial Aid
45%
Admissions DirectorLori York

Sports

Total Sports Offered5 sports
SportsBasketball, Cross Country, Fencing, Ultimate Frisbee, VolleyballBasketballCross Country,
FencingUltimate Frisbee,
Volleyball

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.1 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.Recreational Athletic Programs:
Circus Arts

School Notes

  • Monadnock Waldorf School offers classes from Preschool through Twelvth Grade. Our programs for young children are thoughtfully designed to support your child's healthy development. Songs, stories, crafts, snack, and indoor and outdoor play are woven into a comforting rhythm. The young child learns by imitation. A Waldorf school day is full of healthy and creative opportunities for the young child to imitate through story, song, circle games, and many side-by-side activities with teachers. The Waldorf curriculum for the grades balances academics and arts. From number songs and letter stories in the first grade to chemistry experiments and Shakespeare productions in the eighth grade, students develop attitudes that will serve them throughout life: love of learning, satisfaction with true achievement, courage to question, and an active interest in and concern for others. The High School program prepares students for success throughout their lives, through a rich program of rigorous academics infused with arts.
Show me:
People Also ViewedPeople Also Viewed Nearby SchoolsNearby Schools
All Schools Elementary Schools Preschools
Show me:
  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Keene
    Grades: PK-8 | 133 students
    0.7 miles
    92 Wilson St
    Keene, NH 03431
    (603)352-2720
    0.7PK-8
    133
  • Keene
    Grades: PK-8 | 119 students
    2.9 miles
    100 Maple Ave
    Keene, NH 03431
    (603)352-9403
    2.9PK-8
    119

School Reviews

Endorsements should be a few sentences in length. Please include any comments on:

  • Quality of academic programs, teachers, and facilities
  • Availability of music, art, sports and other extracurricular activities
  • Academic or athletic awards

I am a:

Name or Alias:

Your review:

Endorse this school:
Recent Articles
January 23, 2018
What is private school really like? Is there any truth to the rumors you keep hearing? Let's find out.
January 23, 2018
Changes to the Tax Code in late 2017 included the addition of saving for K-12 private school education to 529 plans. We take a look at what this means for families thinking about private school for their children.
January 23, 2018
Keep yourself on track as you work through the private school admissions process.
Request Information
I am a:      
Email:
Name of parent:
Student First name:
Student Middle name:
Student Last name:
Student date of birth:
Student is:
     
Currently in grade:
Seeking entry for grade:
Target start date:
Name of current school:
School type:
        
Applying for financial aid?:
        
Please describe academic, athletic, and extracurricular interests of the student.:
Address:
City:
Country:
State:
Zip:

(enter "N/A" if not applicable)
Phone:
Did You Know?
The average acceptance rate in Cheshire County, NH is 75% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).