Nevada Sage Waldorf School

  • Nevada Sage Waldorf School! We have been serving the Reno-Tahoe area since the year 2000. Nevada Sage Waldorf School is an independent, non-sectarian school offering an early childhood program and a growing grade school program.
  • Our school is a community of children, teachers, parents, trustees, families and friends who embrace the joy of learning.
  • We are dedicated to providing an education that enlivens the whole child with rich experiences.
  • Daily and weekly rhythms, along with seasonal festivals celebrate and accentuate the passage of time with beauty, meaning and purpose.
  • We are proud to be among 1,000 Waldorf schools worldwide that are located in 83 countries. While each Waldorf school is unique and operates independently, we are all connected by a core curriculum, and similar methods and beliefs. Waldorf curriculum was developed by Rudolf Steiner (1861-1925) and is based on his studies of the developmental stages of childhood. Waldorf education is the fastest growing private educational movement in the world.

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School Overview

School TypeWaldorf School
School Membership(s)School Assoc.Association of Waldorf Schools of North America
National Association for the Education of Young Children
Waldorf Early Childhood Association of North America
Religious AffiliationNonsectarian
Grades OfferedGrades Nursery/Preschool-8
Learning Difference ProgramsYes
Learning Programs SupportedMild Learning Differences
Year Founded2000
Summer School OfferedYes

Student Body

Total Students94 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
23%
State avg.: 29%
Students by Grade Nevada Sage Waldorf School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers12 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio8:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
99%
Average Class Size12 students
List of Courses OfferedLink to List of Courses
Matriculation DataMatric. DataLink to Matriculation Data
Classroom Dress CodeCasual

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Tuition NotesPlease see our website for tuition rates; http://www.nevadasagewaldorf.org/admissions/tuition-rates/
Admissions DirectorKelli Anastassatos

School Notes

  • Nevada Sage Waldorf School is part of a global community of Waldorf teachers and child development professionals who have joined together to educate children.  This type of learning is not new.  For nearly 100 years, the Waldorf curriculum has served students around the world.Education is more than gaining knowledge through acquiring and memorizing information.  Waldorf education nurtures the ability to think with clarity, to feel with compassion, and to initiate change with confidence.  It recognizes the capacities of each child, and endeavors to awaken and develop these.  Through Waldorf education, children embark on lifelong journeys of discovery of themselves and of the world.Nevada Sage Waldorf School is a Developing Member of WECAN and AWSNA.AWSNA (Association of Waldorf Schools of North America)WECAN (Waldorf Early Childhood Association of North America)
  • Is Waldorf education right for your child
  • Are you seeking-
  • A school that considers education a journey not a race
  • A school that educates the whole child
  • An education for your child that integrates art music and movement into a classical academic education
  • An education that deeply respects children An education that reinforces your child`s connection with nature
  • An education that nurtures an enthusiasm for learning An education that motivates children intrinsically
  • An education that nourishes the spirit of the child An education that provides active and creative learning
  • An education that fosters healthy social development and community building

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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Reno
    Grades: NS-8 | 251 students
    2.9 miles
    6800 S McCarran Blvd
    Reno, NV 89509
    (775)825-0257
    2.9 NS-8
    251
  • Reno
    Grades: PK-9 | 221 students
    5.9 miles
    565 Zolezzi Ln
    Reno, NV 89511
    (775)852-6162
    5.9 PK-9
    221
  • Reno
    Grades: K-8
    3.9 miles
    780 Trademark Dr.
    Reno, NV 89521
    (775)636-7408
    3.9 K-8
    n/a
  • Reno
    Grades: 1-12 | 97 students
    0.3 miles
    690 Edison Way
    Reno, NV 89502
    (775)858-4541
    0.3 1-12
    97
  • Las Vegas
    Grades: K-12 | 22 students
    342.6 miles
    1018 E Sahara Ave Ste D
    Las Vegas, NV 89104
    (702)737-8668
    342.6 K-12
    22

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