Details overview

Hours 08:45 AM - 04:10 PM
School leader Rea Gill
Transportation options None

Programs

Basic school information

Day or Boarding offered Boarding and day school
Type of school College preparatory
Waldorf

Academic focus and philosophy

Educational philosophy and approach to learning Waldorf Education brings age-appropriate content and methods to each stage of a child's development. The Waldorf approach recognizes human beings as three-fold in nature—consisting of a mind, spirit, and body—and educates that entire being in preparation for a life of meaning and purpose.
Academic themes / Areas of focus General - school does not emphasize one particular subject

Classes

7
Visual Arts
including: Textiles
2
Music
including: Theory
2
Languages
including: French
Music Chamber music
Theory
Performing & written arts Creative writing
Drama
Poetry
Media arts Graphics
Video and film production
Visual arts Ceramics
Drawing / Sketching
Painting
Photography
Printmaking
Sculpture
Textiles
World languages taught French
Spanish

Support

14
Facilities
including: Science lab
Facilities Art room
Auditorium
College / career center
Computer lab
Garden / Greenhouse
Kitchen
Library
Music room
Outdoor learning lab
Performance stage
Chapel / spiritual reflection center
Science lab
Sports Fields
Swimming pool
Extra learning resources Counseling
Mentoring
Tutoring
College preparation resources College/career counseling
College information sessions/fairs
SAT/ACT prep classes

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School cultural diversity1

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Students

Student diversity

  This school State average
White 88% 89%
Asian or Asian/Pacific Islander 6% 3%
Hispanic 5% 4%
Black 1% 2%
Hawaiian Native/Pacific Islander 0% 0%
American Indian/Alaska Native 0% 0%
Two or more races 0% 2%
Source: See notes

Extracurriculars

6
Girls Sports
including: Lacrosse
5
Boys Sports
including: Basketball
4
Clubs
including: Student council / government
Girls sports Basketball
Intramurals
Lacrosse
Skiing
Soccer
Ultimate
Boys sports Basketball
Intramurals
Skiing
Soccer
Ultimate Frisbee
Clubs Community service
Gardening
Model UN
Student council / government
Extended care / Extended programs None

Culture

Parent involvement None

Teachers

7
Staff
including: Coach(es)
Staff Coach(es)
College counselor
ELL / ESL Coordinator
Librarian / media specialist
Nurse
School counselor
Tutor(s)
World languages spoken by staff French
German
Spanish
Staff details We have a student teacher ratio of 5-1. Visit http://www.highmowing.org/Page/About/Faculty to learn more about our talented faculty!

Neighborhood

Transportation options None

Enrollment

Learn more Http://www.highmowing.org/Page/Admissions/Apply-Now
Application requirements Application
Application fee
Interview
Recommendations
Transcript
Application deadline 02/01/2016
Application fee amount $50
Financial aid offered School-based aid

Sources

Student diversity NCES, 2011-2012