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, Maine Coast Waldorf serves some 285 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.

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Now offering round trip bus service from Cape Elizabeth, South Portland, Portland and Falmouth!
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Upcoming Events

Mon 21

HS Nordic Race @ Pineland

January 21 @ 11:00 am - 1:00 pm

MCWS hosts.

Tue 22

Class Coordinators Meeting

January 22 @ 8:15 am - 10:15 am
Wed 23

Painting Class for Parents

January 23 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm

This event will take place in the Grade 4 classroom.

Thu 24

Boys race at 3:30, girls at 4:00.

Maine Coast Waldorf News

  • Maine Coast Waldorf School Student & Faculty Are Winners in Freeport Historical Society Writing ContestMaine Coast Waldorf School Student & Faculty Are Winners in Freeport Historical Society Writing Contest
    Monday, January 14, 2019

    In December, Maine Coast Waldorf School ninth graders submitted short stories for the Second Annual Freeport Historical Society Writing Contest that focused on the current exhibit’s theme of blacksmiths and shopkeepers. Freshman Wes Teegarden’s story won first place in the high school category, and German and Humanities teacher Ann Coltman took home second place in […]

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  • The Waldorf® School Postcard Exchange – A Worldwide Collaboration Connecting Students Around the World… with PostcardsThe Waldorf® School Postcard Exchange – A Worldwide Collaboration Connecting Students Around the World… with Postcards
    Sunday, January 13, 2019

     Maine Coast Waldorf School is participating in a worldwide postcard exchange initiative to both broaden the global perspective of students and kick-off the 100-year celebration of Waldorf® Education planned for 2019.  Throughout 2018, students in 1,100 Waldorf schools from greater than 80 countries are sending a postcard to every other Waldorf school in the world. […]

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  • It’s #Giving Tuesday!It’s #Giving Tuesday!
    Tuesday, November 27, 2018

    Today is #GivingTuesday – a day to give back and to show your gratitude for Maine Coast Waldorf School and all it means to your family by making a tax-deductible gift to the Maine Coast Waldorf Fund (formerly called the Annual Fund). We appreciate your generosity; if you make your gift today, all new and increased gifts made […]

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