Details overview

Hours 08:30 AM - 03:30 PM
School leader Marisela Saenz
Transportation options None

Programs

Basic school information

Dress code Dress code
Schedule Traditional
Day or Boarding offered Day school
Type of school Waldorf
Coed/Single-gender Coed

Academic focus and philosophy

Educational philosophy and approach to learning We offer a program rich in academics, integrated arts, and engaging specialty subjects combined in a multidisciplinary, inspired curriculum that enable students not simply to learn, but to fully experience and internalize what they learn – providing education from within. Please read about our curriculum at http://sunriseschoolofmiami.org/programs/curriculum-overview/
Academic themes / Areas of focus Arts (all)
Environmental
Humanities
Mathematics
Multiculturalism / Global
Music
Performing arts
Science
Social justice
Visual arts
World languages
Writing

Classes

7
Visual Arts
including: Textiles
5
Music
including: Orchestra
2
Languages
including: Spanish
Music Chamber music
Choir / Chorus
Instrumental and theory music lessons
Orchestra
Vocal lessons / coaching
Performing & written arts Creative writing
Dance
Drama
Poetry
Media arts None
Visual arts Ceramics
Design
Drawing / Sketching
Painting
Printmaking
Sculpture
Textiles
World languages taught Chinese - Mandarin
Spanish
Bi-lingual or language immersion programs offered None

Support

9
Facilities
including: Chapel / spiritual reflection center
Facilities Auditorium
Garden / Greenhouse
Industrial shop
Kitchen
Music room
Performance stage
Playground
Chapel / spiritual reflection center
Sports Fields
Extra learning resources Remediation

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Extracurriculars

0
Girls Sports
0
Boys Sports
0
Clubs
Girls sports None
Boys sports None
Clubs None
Extended care / Extended programs Before
After
Before school start time 08:15 AM
After school end time 05:00 PM

Culture

Parent involvement Attend parent nights
Chaperone school trips
Organize cultural events
Organize fundraising events
Volunteer in the classroom
Parent involvement details Parent meetings with classroom teachers once a semester. Monthly school newsletter. School-wide festivals once or twice a semester. School plays, musical performances. Parent study and handwork groups. Parent work days once a semester or more often.

Teachers

3
Staff
including: Teacher aide / assistant teacher
Staff Coach(es)
Educational diagnostician
Teacher aide / assistant teacher
World languages spoken by staff American Sign Language (ASL)
Mandarin
Spanish
Staff details Faculty have extensive experience teaching in multi-cultural settings. Other languages spoken by faculty are: Brazilian Portuguese, Finnish, Polish.

Neighborhood

Transportation options None

Enrollment

Application/ enrollment process details We invite you to plan a visit to our school for an upcoming Window into Waldorf tour, community event and for a personal admissions appointment. Parents must attend a school tour and submit application and teacher recommendations, application fees, birth certificate and most recent Health and Immunization forms. Once all is received students will be scheduled for a 3 visitation with their current grade. Kindergarten applicants visitations are for one day.
Application requirements Application
Application fee
Interview
Recommendations
Transcript
Application submission begins 08/10/2016
Application deadline 06/15/2017
Application fee amount $75.00
Application fee waivers available? No
Tuition range (low) $8970
Tuition range (high) $12,500
For the year 2016-2017
Financial aid offered School-based aid
Vouchers accepted No