At a Glance




Parent-Child through Grade 8




130 students


Average Class Size


10 (Early Childhood), 10 (Grade School)




13 full-time teachers, 7 part-time teachers


School Hours


Early Childhood


Parent-Child class, 9:00-11:30 a.m.


Children’s Garden:
Morning Program, 8:30 a.m.-12 noon
Extended Day Program, 12 noon-3:00 p.m.
After School Program, 3:00-6:00 p.m.


Grade School

Grades 1-4 start time is 8:30 a.m.
Grades 5-8 start time is 8:15 a.m.
All classes end at 3:10 p.m. with the following exceptions:


  • Wednesdays, all grades end at 2:25 p.m.

  • Fridays, Grades 1 and 2 end at 12:50 p.m.

  • After School Program available until 6 p.m.




22 acres set on historic farmland surrounded by open space, about 4 miles from downtown Princeton.




The Golden House, circa 1830, has been preserved and adapted for early childhood classrooms and administrative offices. The grade school building was built in 1998. The campus includes multipurpose athletic and recreation fields, sports courts, walking trails, and a biodynamic garden.




Cross-country and Basketball




The Waldorf School of Princeton is accredited by both the New Jersey Association of Independent Schools (NJAIS) and the Association of Waldorf Schools of North America (AWSNA).


Tax ID


Waldorf School Association of the Princeton Area
TAX ID #222-224-076/000

“Receive the children in reverence, educate them in love, and send them forth in freedom.”
—Dr. Rudolf Steiner (1861-1925)

“… It wasn’t simply a school, it was a sort of rediscovery of our values.” —Veronica S., former WSP parent

Waldorf School of Princeton


1062 Cherry Hill Road, Princeton, NJ 08540   |   609-466-1970   |   Contact Us

New Jersey's only Waldorf school, honoring families from toddlerhood through eighth grade