Rudolf Steiner School

  • 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.

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School Overview

School TypeWaldorf School
School Membership(s)School Assoc.Association of Waldorf Schools of North America
New York State Association of Independent Schools (NYSAIS)
Religious AffiliationNonsectarian
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-12
Year Founded1928

Student Body

Total Students334 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
24%
State avg.: 28%
Students by GradeRudolf Steiner School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers47 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio7:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
10%
Average Class Size22 students
List of Courses OfferedLink to List of Courses
Matriculation DataMatric. DataLink to Matriculation Data
Classroom Dress CodeCasual

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineDec. 1 / rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost$47,000
% on Financial Aid
25%
Admissions DirectorNadja Carneol and Natasha Go

Sports

Total Sports Offered5 sports
SportsBasketball, Cross Country, Soccer, Track and Field, VolleyballBasketballCross Country,
SoccerTrack and Field,
Volleyball

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

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    Grades: K-12 | 1329 students
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    108 E 89th St
    New York, NY 10128
    (212)423-5450
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    1329
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    Grades: PK-12 | 1240 students
    0.9 miles
    5 W 93rd St
    New York, NY 10025
    (212)749-6200
    0.9 PK-12
    1240
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    Grades: NS-12 | 788 students
    0.9 miles
    312 East 95th Street
    New York, NY 10128
    (212)426-3360
    0.9 NS-12
    788
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    0.8 miles
    291 Central Park West
    New York, NY 10024
    (212)724-6360
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    1.1 miles
    433 W End Ave
    New York, NY 10024
    (212)497-6500
    1.1 NS-12
    728

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