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

Mon 27

Faculty/Staff Professional Days

August 27 - August 31
Tue 28
Tue 28

Board Meeting

August 28 @ 6:15 pm - 8:15 pm
Thu 30

Green-Up Day

August 30 @ 2:00 pm - 5:00 pm

All families are invited to this annual event. Come for the full 3 hours or less if that works best for your schedule. Be sure to wear gardening clothes, bring a water bottle, sun hat, and some gardening tools if you have them. Snacks will be provided:)

Fri 31

Maine Coast Waldorf News

  • Biodynamic Beekeeper Gunther Hauk to Give Public Talk & Biodynamic Beekeeping WorkshopBiodynamic Beekeeper Gunther Hauk to Give Public Talk & Biodynamic Beekeeping Workshop
    Thursday, August 16, 2018

    Maine Coast Waldorf School and co-sponsors Avena Botanicals and Wolfe’s Neck Center for Agriculture & the Environment are pleased to present biodynamic beekeeper Gunther Hauk for a public talk and workshop in October. His talk, The Honeybee Crisis: Real Causes and Solutions, will be held on Friday, October 12, 7:00 pm and his Biodynamic Beekeeping Workshop, on Saturday, October 13, 9:00 […]

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  • Learn more about Nursery Kindergarten at Maine Coast Waldorf School Today!Learn more about Nursery Kindergarten at Maine Coast Waldorf School Today!
    Monday, July 9, 2018

    Our nursery and kindergarten classes are punctuated by joyful exploration and quieter periods of rest. The school day follows a regular routine and includes creative play, circle time (verses, nursery rhymes, songs, and games), snack time, nature stories, folk and fairy tales, artistic activities, and outdoor play. All of these activities are designed to strengthen […]

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  • The Circus Is Coming To Freeport!The Circus Is Coming To Freeport!
    Friday, July 6, 2018

    Don’t miss Circus Smirkus, Vermont’s award-winning, traveling youth circus, where kids – ages 10 to 18 – are the stars, featured in aerial acts, high-wire, rolla-bolla, clowning, juggling and so much more! Get your tickets now for a dazzling tribute to the greatest form of family entertainment in history! The 31st annual Circus Smirkus Big Top tour […]

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