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

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At a Glance

 

Grades

 

Parent-Child through Grade 8

 

Enrollment

 

130 students

 

Average Class Size

 

10 (Early Childhood), 10 (Grade School)

 

Faculty

 

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.

 

Campus

 

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

 

Facilities

 

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.

 

Sports

 

Cross-country and Basketball

 

Accreditation

 

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).

Click here to download an introduction to Waldorf School of Princeton in a format suitable for presentation. 

 

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