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San Francisco Waldorf School

San Francisco Waldorf School is a coeducational private special program emphasis school for students in grades Pre-K through 12.

Institution Type: Private Setting: Urban

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Overview

Overview

San Francisco Waldorf School says

San Francisco Waldorf School is an independent, co-educational, non-sectarian school providing education from Kindergarten through Grade 12. Our Grade School Campus is on Washington Street and the High School Campus is at 470 West Portal Avenue. www.sfwhs.orgWith love and devotion we strive to nourish the unique capacities of every student that in each may awaken the creative intelligence to envision, the compassion to understand, and the courage to be an active participant in our common human future. Our purpose is to provide Waldorf education in San Francisco for children from early childhood through high school. At San Francisco Waldorf School, academic excellence, social responsibility, and the recognition of each individual's gifts are the guiding educational ideals. Our curriculum integrates the student's developmental needs with intellectual and artistic skills. Our deeply committed faculty works together to foster each student's sense of self-reliance, concern for community, and moral purpose. The student's educated, disciplined imagination will be the foundation for leadership into the future. San Francisco Waldorf School is an independent, co-educational, non-sectarian school providing education from Kindergarten through Grade 12. With love and devotion we strive to nourish the unique capacities of every student that in each may awaken the creative intelligence to envision, the compassion to understand, and the courage to be an active participant in our common human future. Our purpose is to provide Waldorf education in San Francisco for children from early childhood through high school. At San Francisco Waldorf School, academic excellence, social responsibility, and the recognition of each individual's gifts are the guiding educational ideals. Our curriculum integrates the student's developmental needs with intellectual and artistic skills. Our deeply committed faculty works together to foster each student's sense of self-reliance, concern for community, and moral purpose. The student's educated, disciplined imagination will be the foundation for leadership into the future.

Finance

Finance

Private schools, including parochial and boarding, are funded through tuition and fees. The cost varies from school to school, but most families pay tuition to attend them. Many private schools offer financial aid or discounts, so it's worthwhile to ask about these options.

Admissions

Admissions
Phone
  (415) 931-2750
Email
  lbarry@sfwaldorf.org

Students and Faculty

Students and Faculty

Enrollment Data

Total Enrollment 453
Enrollment By Grade
Grade Number of Students
Pre-K 31
Transitional KG 29
Kindergarten 30
1 32
2 30
3 32
4 29
5 26
6 27
7 16
8 25
9 37
10 36
11 33
12 40

San Francisco Waldorf School's relatively even 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 San Francisco Waldorf School's enrollment numbers.

Student Teacher Ratio 8 : 1
Gender 54% Male / 46% Female
Student Diversity
Percentage of Student Body
White 62%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0%
Multi-racial 5%
Hispanic/Latino 8%
Black or African American 4%
Asian 14%
American Indian or Alaska Native 0%

Extracurriculars

  • Baseball
  • Basketball
  • Sailing
  • Soccer
  • Track and Field
  • Volleyball
  • Basketball
  • Sailing
  • Soccer
  • Track and Field
  • Volleyball

Associations & Memberships

Other school associations

Association of Waldorf Schools of North America

National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS)

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