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 some 250 students from early childhood through high school. Our early childhood-12th grade campus in Freeport offers our students 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

Fri 22

Grade 12 to Hermit Island for Marine Biology

September 17 - September 22
Fri 22

Grades 9 & 10 to Acadia

September 19 - September 22
Fri 22

Grade 11 to Quebec

September 19 - September 22

Time TBD

Maine Coast Waldorf News

  • One Campaign Building Dedication, Friday, Oct. 20, 2017One Campaign Building Dedication, Friday, Oct. 20, 2017
    Tuesday, September 19, 2017

    Mark your calendars and bring your kids to the One Campaign celebration on Friday, Oct. 20, 5:30 – 7:00 pm. We want to gather everyone in our greater community to celebrate the successful completion of the One Campaign, and also honor the people behind the building projects. Whether you were part of the school’s history, […]

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  • Fall Fair & Open House Preparations BeginFall Fair & Open House Preparations Begin
    Tuesday, September 19, 2017

    This year our annual Fall Fair and Open House will be held on Saturday, November 4, from 10 am to 2 pm. What is the Fall Fair? Many parents were first introduced to the school and to Waldorf Education by attending our ever-popular Fall Fair. For the past thirty-three years, the Fair has brought together MCWS […]

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  • Register for our fall Parent & Infant Class TodayRegister for our fall Parent & Infant Class Today
    Wednesday, September 13, 2017

    We are pleased to announce that there are still a couple of openings in our fall Parent & Infant Class. To learn more and to register, click here.

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