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PK-8
Private
Richmond, RI
Students enrolled: 160
 

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300 Kingstown Road
Richmond, RI 02892

(401) 491-9570
(401) 539-6003
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March 12, 2015
A Nursery through Eighth Grade Waldorf School. Serving Rhode Island for almost 30 years. An arts-based, human-centered, education for children ages 1-14.

- submitted by a teacher
May 20, 2014
Meadowbrook failed in most every aspect of my child's education. I have had positive experiences with Waldorfs, so this if for Meadowbrook only. Overall, it is much too feminine an experience for boys, especially as they enter puberty. The staff all speak in hushed, falsely sweet voices. Mean children's actions are not properly redirected. Children are expected to 'work it out'. After a time the kids learn to take advantage of their teachers with an Eddie Haskel type behavior. Ultimately, because of this and the small class size, a child who is not among the 'in' group becomes totally alienated during their last years there. Finally, although Waldorf teachers are supposed to stay with the class throughout their entire time at the school, it seems that many teachers leave as soon as their kids graduate from the school. So make sure to check if the teacher has any children at the school before you enroll your child. Finally, the schools leadership lacks dramatically in ability and sincerity. A person cannot hide their true self simply by speaking in breathy, sugar coated words. My primary suggestion is to hire more male staff/influencers.

- submitted by a parent
February 20, 2011
My time spentat this school was amazing. It encompasses the whole person and inspires a love of learning. The learning style is very unique, it creates a love for the arts whether its carving a spoon, making a doll or creating own text books. I can't exlain half of what this school was for me. It is so welcoming. The teachers are more than just teachers. It gave me a love of nature, arts and learning. While inspiring me to be so much more than a strait A student. I transitioned well into high school and now look back on my wonderful memorys of meadowbrook.

- submitted by a community member
November 06, 2010
wonderful place for kids to be supported and ignite a love of learning. a curriculum that encompasses academics, arts and athletics

- submitted by a parent
March 03, 2009
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November 08, 2007
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- submitted by a parent
October 21, 2007
A great school, devoted to excellent education that awakens natural curiosity and lifelong love of learning. I was a part of the pioneer class in RI, and feel quite fortunate to have had parents that valued education so much. I would highly rec. to most families searching for a meaningful school and community, that will serve its students long after graduation.

- submitted by a student

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Meadowbrook Waldorf School
300 Kingstown Road, Richmond, RI  02892
(401) 491-9570
Last modified Meadowbrook Waldorf School is a Private school that serves grades PK-8
Meadowbrook Waldorf School Rating: 4 out of 5 based on 7 reviews. Top