Pasadena Waldorf School

209 E Mariposa St, Altadena, CA 91001

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Pasadena Waldorf School Pasadena Waldorf School

Pasadena Waldorf follows the curriculum and the educational philosophy of Rudolf Steiner by taking a variety of approaches to learning. Instructors integrate academics and the arts in a developmentally appropriate manner. The middle school curriculum includes a community service component.

General Information

Academic OrientationPre-Preparatory, General Academic, Waldorf
Grade RangeDay — Coed Grades PS (Age 3)-10
Coed, Boys, or GirlsCoed
Full Address209 E Mariposa St, Altadena, CA 91001
Year Established1979
Legal StatusNonprofit
Religious Affiliation(None)

Tuition & Financial Aid

Day Tuition$15,310-19,925; estimated extras $825-1100
Need-Based Scholarships Awarded64
Value of Need-Based Scholarships$400,110

Academics & Athletics

Academic CalendarSemester
Supplemental InstructionDevelopmental Reading, Review, Tutoring
Interscholastic Boys' & Girls' SportsBasketball, Volleyball

Graduate Placement

Graduate Reference Year2012
Graduates Attending College/Nonpublic Secondary School15
Most Common Graduate DestinationsMidland 1, La Salle HS-CA 1, Waverly 1, Flintridge Sacred Heart 1


Applications DueJanuary
Application Fee$100
New Students53
Percentage of Applicants Accepted73
Percent Admitted Who Choose to Enroll (Yield)70


AdministratorDaniel Hindes
Administrator's TitleAdministrator
In Office Since2012
Administrator's CredentialsMSEd
Director(s) of AdmissionsDiane Kelly LaSalle, Director of Enrollment

Enrollment & Faculty

Total Enrollment255
Day Students255
Elementary Enrollment (Through Grade 8)238
Secondary Enrollment (Grades 9-PG)17
Student Body EthnicityWhite 71%, Latino 18%, African-American 1%, Native American 1%, Asian 4%, Other 5%
Average Class Size21
Student-Faculty Ratio6:1
Dress CodeCasual
Teaching Faculty43
Faculty with Advanced Degrees (%)30
Male Teaching Faculty11
Female Teaching Faculty32
Faculty EthnicityWhite 72%, Latino 13%, Asian 11%, Other 4%

Campus & Endowment

Campus Acreage3
Buildings on Campus9
Facilities Value$1,419,000
Endowment Value$850,000
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