White Mountain Waldorf School

  • The White Mountain Waldorf School is an independent school that offers the choice of Waldorf education, Nursery through Eighth grade, to the Mt. Washington Valley and its surrounding communities.
  • At the White Mountain Waldorf School, we believe that children deserve an inspired education that allows them to grow up strong, happy and healthy; children thrive in our school.
  • Our dedicated and loving teachers provide a solid foundation for lifelong learning by joyfully immersing children in art, music, math, language, movement and play.
  • We see children`s capacities grow here daily: intellectually, socially, artistically and spiritually.
  • This enables each amazingly unique child to work and play with freedom and joy throughout their lives.

School Overview

School TypeSchool with Special Program Emphasis
School Membership(s)School Assoc.Association of Waldorf Schools of North America
Waldorf Early Childhood Association of North America
Grades OfferedGrades Nursery/Preschool-8
Learning Difference ProgramsYes
Learning Programs Supportedmild learning differences
Year Founded1984

Student Body

Total Students86 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
Students by GradeWhite Mountain Waldorf School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers20 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio4:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
80%
Average Class Size12 students
Classroom Dress CodeCasual

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineMar. 1 / Jun. 1 / rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost$9,220
Tuition NotesTuition above is for Elementary Grades 2014-15. Pre-school ranges from $2300-$5500.
% on Financial Aid
50%
Average Financial Aid Grant$1,200
Acceptance Rate
95%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions DirectorKaren Albert
Admissions AssociateAdmin Assistant

School Notes

  • Admissions process - attend open house or walk through the grades, fill out application and then schedule an information session with appropriate teacher.  If elementary student, assessment will be done to determine grade placement, and three-day observation with class scheduled. 
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