There's something different about San Francisco Waldorf School. Visit a classroom and you'll see students who strive for more than just the right answer.
Students who create beautiful, impeccable work--who try their hands at everything. Meet a graduate and you know someone who is determined to make an impact on the world.

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School Overview

Student Body

Total Students
300 students
Student Body Type
% Students of Color
State avg.: 48%
Students by Grade
San Francisco Waldorf Grade School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
35 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size
26 students
Classroom Dress Code

Tuition and Acceptance Rate

Admission Deadline
Dec. 10 / Jan. 15 / rolling
Tuition Notes
Tuition varies by grade and program
% on Financial Aid
Admissions Director
Jessica Eicher
Admissions Associate
Alyson Dinsmore
Endowment Size
$3.5 million


Total Sports Offered
3 sports


Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.
2 extracurriculars
Club or Organization:
Mandarin Study Hall, Math Club

School Notes

  • Like no other school, we offer an education that is both creative and rigorous. We teach the right things at the right time, and help students discover the intersection of mathematics, humanities, and the natural world. Small by design, we believe that learning is most powerful when people connect. Above all, we look for the unique spark in each individual.

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I want to give the child parents program 10 stars if I could, Diana Mei is an angel,is an inspirational human being my daughter adore her and we all enjoyed and learned in each class,Highly recommended.
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