Rudolf Steiner School

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  • 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.

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
38%
State avg.: 30%
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$45,250
% on Financial Aid
25%
Acceptance Rate
30%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions DirectorSam Margles and Vanessa Santana
Admissions AssociateNadja Carneol

Sports

Total Sports Offered6 sports
SportsBaseball, Basketball, Cross Country, Soccer, Track and Field, VolleyballBaseballBasketball,
Cross CountrySoccer,
Track and FieldVolleyball,

Extracurriculars

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