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PK-8
Private
Meadow Vista, CA
Students enrolled: 190
Before care: Yes
After care: Yes

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410 Crother Road
Meadow Vista, CA 95722

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(530) 878-8720
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August 13, 2014
I have known about waldorf schools but was disheartened with trying to get through to Live Oak. Just calling the office for information was frustrating. People who were suppose to be available for questions were no where to be found. I left messages for the enrollment personal but have yet to hear back. I found out from a friend that they have no 8th grade this year because all of the parents left the class dissatisfied before their 7th grade year. The 2-3 rd is a combined class with a brand new teacher. The 5th and 6th grades are tiny. They advertise having Eurythme but don't have a teacher for 2014. They advertise having a nursery but don't have one. This is so worrisome .What is going on ?

- submitted by a community member
December 13, 2011
My daughter is in fourth grade and loves to learn! Not only is she getting academic instruction but she is learning to play two instruments, sing in a choir, act in plays, paint, draw, knit beautiful hats and more!

- submitted by a parent
July 28, 2010
Loving and nurturing school in a serene country setting. Teachers and staff are commited and enoucourage the children to their full potential. The downsides? Not as academic as mainstream school. No sports program. The school is also expensive relative to other private schools in the Auburn area. The school required parent involvement which can be difficult at times but creates a sense of community with the parents and teachers. I recommend the school for students who enjoy and artistic, nature focused environment, less academic (less homework)

- submitted by a parent
June 06, 2010
My son is a junior at a state university and will be the first to tell you that the core foundation for the excellence he is able to demonstrate daily in school came from the multiple, on-going levels of loving care, disciplined skill-building, and broad exposure to a myriad academic, artistic, and practical challenges every human being needs to feel fully prepared to be a productive participant in the modern world. Thank you.

- submitted by a parent
no rating April 29, 2010
Live Oak nurtures and teaches the whole child. They allow children to develop and have an early childhood rich in play before introducing academics. The teach the head, heart and hands whereas most schools just teach to the test. I love the hands on education rich in arts and music. Live Oak is a beautiful and wonderful place where children thrive and childhood is preserved instead of rushed.

- submitted by a parent
April 29, 2010
I love the dedicated teachers who treat my child with such caring and respect. They bring out all the gifts my child has inside her and I am so grateful for the Waldorf education she is receiving at Live Oak. It's a dream come true being a part of this community.

- submitted by a parent
April 28, 2010
Live Oak embraces the whole child whereas other schools accept the partial and conditional one.

- submitted by a parent
no rating April 28, 2010
My daughter has gone to this school since age 5 - she's now 10 - and she has thrived! The school is also an all-around wonderful community for all members of the family.

- submitted by a parent
April 24, 2010
Nurturing environment where children learn through experience, not just memorizing facts. Wonderful music and art education, along with strong academics. Every child is honored. Beautiful 40 acre campus full of opportunities to explore and learn in nature.

- submitted by a parent
no rating April 21, 2010
Great unique learning environment made fun a creative and very participant. Where I am going to send my child! :D

- submitted by a parent
no rating April 19, 2010
It supports healthy, natural development of the physical body, mental capacities and emotional abilities of all the children who attend Live Oak Waldorf School. It has a beautiful campus; a friendly, talented and wise faculty and administration. Children are not as pressured to be cool or a certain way as in many schools these days.

- submitted by a parent
March 23, 2010
I am a teacher and a parent at this school. I love the campus and the possibilities that it offers, the teachers for their dedication and love, and the other families for making the community a healthy example of adult interactions. The curriculum is based on child development and not inappropriate testing. Children have lessons in various arts, crafts, music, foreign language, gardening...such a rich environment. We love it !

- submitted by a parent
March 22, 2010
I went to live oak and I have to say it was better than any other school I've seen. The friends I made there will/are my life time friends. And I think you need to see it for yourself before you judge it.

- submitted by a student
March 21, 2010
Waldorf teached the whole child, not just academics. This school is amazing. The campus is beautiful, the teachers are loving and the children thrive. I would recommend this to everyone.

- submitted by a parent
October 29, 2008
Terrible School my child went there and had a life changing experience if you know what I mean. She is now going to E.V. cain and loves it so much compared to the way they treated her at Live oak

- submitted by a parent
May 16, 2006
Very good school, especially best for young kids to nurture their minds early on. Level of parent involvement is high. Very strong in music and art.

- submitted by a parent
December 08, 2004
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Live Oak Waldorf School
410 Crother Road, Meadow Vista, CA  95722
(530) 878-8720
Last modified Live Oak Waldorf School is a Private school that serves grades PK-8
Live Oak Waldorf School Rating: 4 out of 5 based on 17 reviews. Top