Details overview

Hours 08:30 AM - 03:00 AM
School leader Deirdre McEachern
Transportation options None
Preschool capacity 12

Programs

Basic school information

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

Academic focus and philosophy

Educational philosophy and approach to learning The Waldorf® curriculum balances academic, artistic, and practical life skills, fostering each child’s ability to think with clarity, feel with compassion, and act with purpose and social responsibility in the world. Students are educated using their head, heart and hands blending rigorous academics with fine, performing and practical arts and experiential learning. Seacoast Waldorf School nurtures a lifetime love of learning for children.
Academic themes / Areas of focus General - school does not emphasize one particular subject

Classes

3
Visual Arts
including: Sculpture
3
Music
including: Choir / Chorus
2
Languages
including: Spanish
Music Choir / Chorus
Instrumental and theory music lessons
Theory
Performing & written arts Creative writing
Drama
Poetry
Media arts Graphics
Visual arts Drawing / Sketching
Painting
Sculpture
World languages taught German
Spanish
Bi-lingual or language immersion programs offered German
Spanish

Support

9
Facilities
including: Playground
Facilities Cafeteria
Garden / Greenhouse
Kitchen
Multi-purpose room ("Cafegymatorium")
Music room
Natural area
Outdoor learning lab
Playground
Sports Fields

Early childhood program

Type of center In-school
Early childhood starting age 2 years old
Certified and/or licensed Yes
Accredited No
Days open Monday
Tuesday
Wednesday
Thursday
Friday
Payment schedule Monthly
Financial aid options Sibling Discount
Sliding Fee Scale
Preschool meals offered Morning Snack
Required credentials for lead staff Bachelor's degree
Teaching credential
% of early learning staff that holds a credential or certification 76%-100%
Maximum number of infants per adult 0
Maximum number of toddlers per adult 0
Maximum number of 2 year olds per adult 6
Maximum number of 3 year olds per adult 10
Maximum number of 4 year olds per adult 12
Maximum number of kindergartners per adult 15
Maximum number of school-age children per adult 15

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Extracurriculars

1
Girls Sports
including: Skiing
1
Boys Sports
including: Skiing
Girls sports Skiing
Boys sports Skiing
Extended care / Extended programs After
After school end time 05:30 PM

Culture

Parent involvement Attend parent nights
Chaperone school trips
Join PTO / PTA
Organize cultural events
Organize fundraising events
Serve on school improvement team or governance council
Volunteer in the classroom
Volunteer time after school

Teachers

2
Staff
including: Teacher aide / assistant teacher
Staff Teacher aide / assistant teacher
Tutor(s)
World languages spoken by staff None

Neighborhood

Transportation options None

Enrollment

Application/ enrollment process details Admissions Process Arrange for a Tour Complete and return an Application for Admission with a non-refundable $60 application fee, a photo and school records. Parent and child participate in a classroom visit. Participate in a parent interview (both parents must be present) with the Admissions Chair and the classroom teacher. Upon written notification of acceptance, complete contract and submit a non-refundable $300 tuition deposit to secure your child’s space.
Learn more Http://seacoastwaldorfschool.org/admissions/tuition-fees/
Application requirements Application
Application fee
Application fee amount $60
Application fee waivers available? No
Tuition range (low) $3,000
Tuition range (high) $11,000
For the year 2015-2016
Financial aid offered School-based aid
Vouchers accepted No