Details overview

Hours 8:30 AM - 3:00 PM
School leader Sue Levine
Transportation options None

Programs

Basic school information

Dress code Dress code
Day or Boarding offered Day school
Type of school Waldorf

Classes

8
Visual Arts
including: Sculpture
5
Music
including: Instrumental and theory music lessons
2
Languages
including: Spanish
Music Band
Choir / Chorus
Instrumental and theory music lessons
Jazz band
Orchestra
Performing & written arts Creative writing
Dance
Drama
Poetry
Career and Tech programs None
Visual arts Architecture
Ceramics
Design
Drawing / Sketching
Painting
Photography
Sculpture
Textiles
World languages taught German
Spanish

Support

19
Facilities
including: Art room
Facilities Access to farm or natural area
Sports Fields
Art room
Audiovisual aids
Auditorium
Garden / Greenhouse
Gym
Internet access
Kitchen
Learning lab
Multi-purpose room ("Cafegymatorium")
Music room
Parent involvement center
Performance stage
Playground
Science lab
Computer lab
Library
College / career center
Extra learning resources Career/college counseling
Mentoring
Remediation
Differentiated learning programs
College preparation resources College prep programs/courses during the year
College information sessions/fairs
SAT/ACT prep classes
Visiting teachers or lecturers from colleges

Early childhood program

Early childhood program offered Yes
Early childhood starting age 3 years old

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Students

Student diversity

  This school State average
White 95% 56%
Asian or Asian/Pacific Islander 2% 3%
Hispanic 2% 32%
Two or more races 1% 3%
Hawaiian Native/Pacific Islander 0% 0%
American Indian/Alaska Native 0% 1%
Black 0% 5%
Source: See notes

Extracurriculars

4
Girls Sports
including: Track
3
Boys Sports
including: Track
6
Clubs
including: Mock trial competition club
Girls sports Basketball
Cross country
Track
Volleyball
Boys sports Basketball
Cross country
Track
Clubs Community service
Debate
Mock trial competition club
National Honor Society (NHS)
Recycling club
Yearbook
Extended care / Extended programs After
After school end time 5:30 PM

Culture

Parent involvement Attend parent nights
Chaperone school trips
Coach sports teams or extracurricular activities
Organize fundraising events
Serve on school improvement team or governance council
Volunteer in the classroom
Volunteer time after school
Students typically come from these schools Waldorf Schools
  Public Schools
  Montessori Schools

Awards

Community service award Eco-Cycle Green Star
Year received 2011

Teachers

10
Staff
including: School psychologist
Staff Art teacher
College counselor
Gardening teacher
Music teacher
PE instructor
Reading specialist
School psychologist
Special education coordinator
Speech therapist(s)
Teacher aide / assistant teacher
World languages spoken by staff German
Spanish

Neighborhood

Transportation options None
Partnerships with local resources and organizations Yes
Partner ACIS
Partner website Www.acischools.org
Partner BACIS
Partner website Www.bacis.org
Partner AWSNA
Partner website Www.awsna.org
Partner Eco-Cycle
Partner website Www.ecocycle.org

Enrollment

Learn more Http://shiningmountainwaldorf.org/joining/
Type of application deadline Rolling
Tuition range (low) $6000
Tuition range (high) $16000
For the year 2012-2013
Financial aid type (misc.) Tuition Assistance
Vouchers accepted No
# of applications received 106
For the year 2012-2013
# of students accepted 91
For the year 2012-2013

Sources

Student diversity NCES, 2011-2012