San Francisco Waldorf High School

  • There's something different about San Francisco Waldorf High 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

School Membership(s)School Assoc.Association of Waldorf Schools of North America
National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS)
Western Association of Schools and Colleges (WASC)
Religious AffiliationNonsectarian
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Learning Difference ProgramsYes
Year Founded1997

Student Body

Total Students160 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
State avg.: 44%
Students by Grade San Francisco Waldorf High School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers72 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio2:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size18 students
Number of AP Courses1 courses
List of Courses OfferedLink to List of Courses
Advanced CoursesHonors Biology, Honors Geometry, Honors Physics, Honors PreCalculus; AP Calc.
Matriculation DataMatric. DataLink to Matriculation Data
Classroom Dress CodeCasual

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineJan. 9
Yearly Tuition Cost$41,700
Tuition NotesCheck out the website for info about tuition assistance.
% on Financial Aid
Admissions DirectorRenita LiVolsi
Admissions AssociateAnamaria Isaacs


Total Sports Offered5 sports
SportsBaseball, Basketball, Cross Country, Soccer, VolleyballBaseballBasketball,
Cross CountrySoccer,

School Notes

  • Students come from across the Bay Area and around the world. 
  • The school offers Mandarin and Spanish, and a unique Student Exchange Program with Waldorf schools worldwide. 
  • Graduates excel at a diversity of academic institutions, becoming young adults who make a difference in the world.

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  • San Francisco
    Grades: 9-12 | 374 students
    4.4 miles
    35 Keyes Avenue
    San Francisco, CA 94129
    4.4 9-12
  • San Francisco
    Grades: 9-12 | 280 students
    4 miles
    2901 California St
    San Francisco, CA 94115
    4 9-12
  • San Francisco
    Grades: NS-12 | 1074 students
    3.9 miles
    150 Oak Street
    San Francisco, CA 94102
    3.9 NS-12
  • San Francisco
    Grades: 9-12 | 490 students
    1.5 miles
    755 Ocean Ave
    San Francisco, CA 94112
    1.5 9-12
  • San Francisco
    Grades: 9-12 | 410 students
    4.1 miles
    3065 Jackson St
    San Francisco, CA 94115
    4.1 9-12

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The average private school tuition in San Francisco, CA is $20,222 for elementary schools and $30,141 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in San Francisco, CA is 60% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).