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 by engaging hands, hearts, and minds. Learn More >

High School

Encouraging students to develop inner strength through challenging academics, invigorating arts and extracurriculars. Learn More >

Where learning is doing, and becoming.

About Maine Coast Waldorf School

Founded in 1984 as Merriconeag Waldorf School, Maine Coast Waldorf serves over 270 students from early childhood through high school. Our early childhood-12th grade campus in Freeport offers our students state-of-the-art buildings, as well as 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.

Maine Coast Waldorf School does not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, gender, sexual orientation and national or ethnic origin in the administration of its educational programs, hiring, self-government, admissions, financial aid and all other school-related activities. 

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Upcoming Events

Thu 24

Spring Concert

May 24 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm

Grades 5-12 perform

Sat 26

Parent Association Spring Home & Garden Swap

May 26 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm

Are you doing some Spring Cleaning?  Come swap some of your seeds, split plants, crafts, toys, or surplus of unwanted/no longer needed items.  As the saying goes, “One person’s trash is another person’s treasure!”  We have heard people are starting to put items aside!  Specifically, we know there will be gently used clothes (size 8, 10, etc.), […]

Mon 28

Grade 12 Play – Open Dress Rehearsal

May 28 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

An open dress rehearsal of the 12th Grade play, John Cariani’s LOVE/SICK.

Tue 29

Grade 12 Play – Daytime Performance

May 29 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm

This daytime performance of LOVE/SICK by John Cariani is for Grades 7, 9, 10 & 11  

Maine Coast Waldorf News

  • Maine Model United Nations ConferenceMaine Model United Nations Conference
    Tuesday, May 22, 2018

    A record number of Maine Coast Waldorf high school students attended this year’s Model United Nations conference at USM Gorham from after school on Wednesday, May 16 through late afternoon on Friday, May 18. Twenty-nine students, representing all four grades in the high school (with a preponderance of ninth graders), prepared for weeks for the […]

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  • Mighty are the Preparations: Producing the 2018 Senior Class Play, John Cariani’s LOVE/SICKMighty are the Preparations: Producing the 2018 Senior Class Play, John Cariani’s LOVE/SICK
    Thursday, May 17, 2018

    From the high school, we trek across the street to the theater – that sacred space where imagination comes to life. But the rehearsal period is a joyful, chaotic buzz where everything, from learning lines, cues and blocking to paying royalties, producing posters and playbills, building and painting sets, making props and costumes and dealing […]

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  • Ben Tindall (Class of 2013) Delivers Grandparents Day AddressBen Tindall (Class of 2013) Delivers Grandparents Day Address
    Tuesday, May 15, 2018

    At Grandparents Day on Friday, May 11, we were privileged to have Ben Tindall (Class of 2013) deliver the address to the grandparents. Below you will find a transcript of his talk. We hope you enjoy it as much as we did! Good morning! It’s truly an honor to be here and be able to […]

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