Admissions

We are currently accepting applications for the 2018-19 school year.

You will be redirected to TADS, our admission and financial aid tool. An application fee is due with your application. The 2017-18 application fee is $75. The 2018-19 application fee is $100.

The Enrollment Process

You can expect to hear from our Enrollment Director 1-2 weeks after you have applied. If space is available, Cedarwood Waldorf School will request your child’s student records and ask that you have your child’s current teacher complete a comment form. Thenwe will schedule a meeting with you and the class teacher for which you are applying. If there is space available, and you have applied for:

Grades 1-8 Your child may be invited to visit the classroom for 3-5 school days for an evaluation period. This is an opportunity for both our faculty and Admissions Team as well as your family to determine if Cedarwood Waldorf School is the right fit for you. After this period, the Enrollment Director will contact the family to discuss enrollment options.

Pre-kindergarten or kindergarten for the current academic year Your family will be invited to a playdate at the park to meet the teachers and other children. After the playdate, the Enrollment Director will contact the family to discuss enrollment options.

Pre-kindergarten or kindergarten for the 2018-19 academic year Cedarwood Waldorf School will request any student records your child may have, and if applicable, a teacher comment form. Once the documents are received, families will be invited to a group interview. If your family is unable to attend, a phone interview can be arranged.

Families can expect to be contacted within a week, unless otherwise notified, after the evaluation or park playdate to discuss enrollment options for the current school year, and for grades 2-8 for the 2018-19 academic year. For pre-kindergarten, kindergarten and grade 1 applicants for the 2018-19 academic year, families can expect to be contacted between February 15 and March 31 to discuss enrollment options. There is a $100 enrollment fee that is due with the contract for all new enrollees.

Applicants for classes that do not have space will be placed into our wait list and will be notified by email if and when a space becomes available.

Re-enrollment for current families

The re-enrollment period is February 1 through February 15. After February 15, we will begin to enroll new students and space may no longer be available. In addition, a $500 late re-enrollment fee will apply after February 15.