Early Childhood

Building upon the natural wonder, curiosity, and imagination of young children through play. Learn More >

Grades 1-8

Developing inquisitive, confident, and well-rounded students through engaging their hands, hearts, and minds. Learn More >

High School

Encouraging depth of thought, commitment, and character through rigorous academics, arts, and extracurriculars. Learn More >

Inspiring students who will one day inspire the world.

About Maine Coast Waldorf School

Founded in 1984 as Merriconeag Waldorf School, Maine Coast Waldorf serves some 250 students from early childhood through high school. Between our early childhood-8th grade campus in Freeport and our high school at Pineland Farms, our students take advantage of acres of outdoor classrooms and woodland trails.

We foster independent thinking, creative problem solving, and a sense of connection to equip students for future challenges, while inspiring them to create their own opportunities.

At Maine Coast Waldorf School, we offer an education for life.

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Upcoming Events

  • Green Up Day
    Thursday, September 3, 2015

    Our families are warmly invited to join us from 3:00 – 6:00 pm when we will “green-up” our Desert Road Campus. Stay tuned for more details!

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  • High School Cross Country Race
    Friday, September 4, 2015

    Please join us as Maine Coast Waldorf School hosts its first high school cross country race of the season on our home turf at Pineland. Girls run at 4:30 pm. Boys run at 5:00 pm. […]

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  • Orientation Morning
    Tuesday, September 8, 2015

    Orientation Morning for First Graders will take place in the First Grade Classroom, 9:00 – 10:30 am. Orientation for all new parents, Early Childhood through Grade 12, will take place in the Community Hall, […]

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From the Waldorf School Blog

  • Maine Coast Waldorf SchoolMaine Coast Waldorf School
    Thursday, August 27, 2015

    In two weeks our new school year will begin.  This summer has been full of exciting changes and new projects.  The most visible of these is our name change from Merriconeag Waldorf School to Maine Coast Waldorf School.   Our marketing committee worked long and hard to include as many voices and opinions as possible and […]

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  • The Gift of Nature: a Musical MomentThe Gift of Nature: a Musical Moment
    Tuesday, June 16, 2015

    I am blessed to teach music to students at Merriconeag Waldorf School in grades two through twelve. What amazes me the most is that there really isn’t such a thing as a “typical day” for me. The incredible variety in my work, the love I have for the children and the passion for my subject […]

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  • Agricultural Arts at MerriconeagAgricultural Arts at Merriconeag
    Friday, June 5, 2015

    Now that spring is finally here in full force, Merriconeag’s new agricultural arts program is getting underway. We are planning and planting, readying ourselves to start full force in the new school year in September.  I have been working with various grades to plan and build the gardens that will become the foundation of this […]

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