Thank you for your interest in Portland Waldorf School!
Please follow the steps below to apply:
Step 1: Complete and submit the online application, one per family.
Step 2: Pay the $50 non-refundable application fee via our PayPal account (link at the bottom of this page) or mail a check to:
Portland Waldorf School
2300 SE Harrison Street
Milwaukie OR 97222-7527
Step 3: Submit supplemental information:
- For Grade 1, Kindergarten and below, please submit the attached teacher recommendation form.
- For Grade 2 through 12, please submit two years of grades (or year-end reports).
- For High School, please click here to download a supplementary packet that needs to be filled out in order to complete the application process. Please also call to set up a shadow for our High School, if you have not already.
After completing steps 1-3, applicants can look forward to the following...
FAMILY INTERVIEW: After we have received a complete application, one of our teachers will contact you to schedule a family interview. This meeting allows the teacher to become acquainted with your family and parents and students to ask questions about the class and school.
CLASS VISIT: A prospective grades or high-school student may also be invited to shadow with the class for one to three days.
CONTRACT SIGNING: After a student is accepted, a representative from our Administrative Office will contact you to complete the enrollment process through TADS (our online Tuition & Contract Management service).
TUITION ASSISTANCE: Details about tuition assistance may be found here.
If you have any questions about the application process for our Early Childhood programs and Grades 1-8, please contact Christine Goodale, Early Childhood/Lower School Enrollment Coordinator at 503-654-2200 x209 or christine.goodale(at)portlandwaldorf.org.
With questions about our high school application process, please contact Shanti McCarter, High School Enrollment Coordinator at 503-654-2200 x 221 or shanti.mccarter(at)portlandwaldorf.org.
Thank you again for your interest in Portland Waldorf School.
Portland Waldorf School does not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, national origin or sexual orientation in the administration of its educational policies, admissions policies, scholarships, tuition assistance programs, staff hiring, or other school programs.