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Orchard Valley Waldorf School

Orchard Valley Waldorf School is a coeducational private special program emphasis school for students in grades Pre-K through 8.

Institution Type: Private Setting: Rural


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Orchard Valley Waldorf School says

Orchard Valley School is a Developing Waldorf School located in East Montpelier on 55 acres of land. The main campus serves PreK through Grade 8. A satellite PreK program is offered at the Child's Garden campus in Montpelier for ages 2-6. 2015-16 Programs: Early Education Programs: Saturday Morning Garden at the Main Campus, East Montpelier, serving 0 to 4 year-olds accompanied by their parent(s). Saturday mornings, 9:00 - 11:30 am. Offering full-year or half-year sessions, September through early June
Two mixed-age PreK programs on the Main Campus serving 3- to 6-year-olds, 8:30 am to noon. 5-day program (Monday thru Friday; Limited part-time 2- and 3-day options available. Mixed-age PreK at Childs Garden serving 2- to 6-year-olds, 8:30 am to noon. 5-day program (Monday through Friday); 2-day option (Tuesday/Thursday); and 3-day option (Monday/Wednesday/Friday)
Grade School (Grades 1-8): 8:25 am to 3:00 pm school hours, Monday through Friday, with 2 pm release on Thursdays. Program includes: French, Handwork classes, Pottery in upper grades, Movement education classes, Music classes grades 3-8, with 5/6 and 7/8 grade choruses, Woodworking, Grades 4-8, in addition to language arts, science, math. Optional: violin lessons. After School Care at both locations available until 5:30pm, September to June (except for school vacations/holidays).



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Students and Faculty

Students and Faculty

Enrollment Data

Total Enrollment 193
Enrollment By Grade
Grade Number of Students
Pre-K 53
Kindergarten 10
1 15
2 14
3 16
4 19
5 19
6 15
7 16
8 7
Ungraded 9

Orchard Valley Waldorf School's relatively variable enrollment profile may offer insights into student retention rates, local population changes, real estate costs, and the accessibility of alternative educational options. to find out more about the specific factors influencing Orchard Valley Waldorf School's enrollment numbers.

Student Teacher Ratio 10 : 1
Gender 34% Male / 66% Female
Student Diversity
Percentage of Student Body
White 63%
Multi-racial 1%
Hispanic/Latino 2%
Black or African American 1%
Asian 2%

Associations & Memberships

Association of Waldorf Schools of North America

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