The Rudolf Steiner School, the first Waldorf school in North America, is a vibrant community of students, parents, faculty, and staff.
With a history spanning more than nine decades, our approach to education is vital to life, work, and creativity in the 21st century because we remain dedicated to an enduring goal: to inspire our children to be students, thinkers, and creators.
We serve children from age 2 in our Parent Child Program through 12th Grade.

Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • School Type: Waldorf School
  • Grades: Prekindergarten-12
  • Enrollment: 334 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $47,000
  • Average class size: 22 students
  • Application Deadline: Dec. 1 / rolling
  • Source: Verified school update

School Overview

School Type
Religious Affiliation
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-12
Year Founded
1928

Student Body

Total Students
334 students
Student Body Type
Co-ed
% Students of Color
24%
State avg.: 40%
Students by Grade
Rudolf Steiner School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
47 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
7:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
10%
Average Class Size
22 students
List of Courses Offered
Matriculation DataMatric. Data
Classroom Dress Code
Casual

Tuition and Acceptance Rate

Admission Deadline
Dec. 1 / rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost
% on Financial Aid
25%
Admissions Director
Nadja Carneol and Natasha Go

Sports

Total Sports Offered
5 sports

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.
11 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.
Club or Organization:
GLOW, Green Club, Literary and Art Magazine, SIDER: Student Initiative for Diversity and Equal Rights, Social Inclusion, Student Union, Venus: Gender Issues, Yearbook

Arts and Music Programs:
A Cappella Choir, Drama Club, Jazztet
Source: Verified school update

School Calendar

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Event
Date
Rosh Hashanah - School Closed
September 26, 2022 (Monday)
Lower School Open Lessons
October 04, 2022 (Tuesday)
Yom Kippur - School Closed
October 05, 2022 (Wednesday)
Upper School Open Lessons
October 12, 2022 (Wednesday)
Thanksgiving Break - School Closed
November 23, 2022 (Wednesday)

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Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • School Type: Waldorf School
  • Grades: Prekindergarten-12
  • Enrollment: 334 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $47,000
  • Average class size: 22 students
  • Application Deadline: Dec. 1 / rolling
  • Source: Verified school update

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