Seattle Waldorf School

Tel: (206)524-5320
  • Seattle Waldorf School offers a developmentally appropriate, experiential approach to education.
  • Arts and academics are integrated for children from preschool through twelfth grade.
  • The aim of the education is to inspire life-long learning in each student and enable them to fully develop their unique capacities.
  • Founded in Germany in the early 20th century, Waldorf EducationSM is an independent and inclusive form of education based on the insights and teaching of the renowned anthroposophist, artist, and scientist, Rudolf Steiner.
  • Evolving from a profound understanding of the human spirit and human development, Waldorf Education is regionally adaptive and has grown to include hundreds of schools worldwide.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.Association of Waldorf Schools of North America
Other school association(s)
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-12
Year Founded1980

Student Body

Total Students356 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
19%
State avg.: 27%
Students by GradeSeattle Waldorf School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers22 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio16:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size24 students

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineJan. 17
Tuition NotesPreK $6210, K $10,350, Gr1-8 $14,150, HS $19,400
Admissions DirectorMeg Petty

Sports

Total Sports Offered2 sports
SportsCross Country, Ultimate FrisbeeCross CountryUltimate Frisbee,
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