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.

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Upcoming Events

Sun 21

Organized and taught by The Resilience Hub, the largest permaculture design and education organization in New England. Co-hosted by Maine Coast Waldorf School on their beautiful 80 acre campus in Freeport. For more information visit maine-pdc.com or call 207-370-7697.

Mon 22

Foundation Studies

January 22 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Tue 23

EC & Grade 7 Parent Evenings

January 23 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Wed 24

Grade 5 Play

January 24 @ 2:15 pm - 2:45 pm

Master of the Bow presented by the 5th grade class.

Wed 24

Parent Made Crafts

January 24 @ 3:00 pm - 4:30 pm

All parents welcome!

Maine Coast Waldorf News

  • Moving into the New Music RoomsMoving into the New Music Rooms
    Tuesday, January 9, 2018

    Nancy Roderick and Chris Chasse were thrilled to welcome students into the new music rooms this morning.  Everyone is happy that the students now have spaces to store their boots and instruments, and classrooms equipped with everything needed to make beautiful music. Many thanks to Nancy and Chris, the Campus Planning Committee members, and Jacob […]

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  • Moving into the New CafeMoving into the New Cafe
    Tuesday, January 9, 2018

    On the first day back from winter break the new cafe was warmly inaugurated at lunchtime by 50 high school students (and homemade cookies).  This fall, high school students have been bringing their lunches, and have had the option to purchase food three days a week (pizza and soup provided by middle school classes, and Li’s […]

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  • There is a 2 hour delay this morning, January 5th
    Friday, January 5, 2018

    It looks like this blizzard is over and we are able to welcome the students to school today. The volume of snow – coupled with the winds and snow drifts – is requiring us to allow extra time for the school (and, presumably, a number of you) to be plowed. As such, we will begin this […]

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