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 >

An education both timeless and timely.

About Maine Coast Waldorf School

Founded in 1984, Maine Coast Waldorf serves some 295 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

Mon 20

Race begins at 11:00 am. Check the blog for more details: http://mcwsnordicskiing.blogspot.com/

Mon 20

Martin Luther King Day – No school

January 20 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm EST
Tue 21

Board Meeting, HS Humanities Room, All welcome

January 21 @ 6:15 pm - 9:00 pm EST
Wed 22

Grade 4 Parent Evening

January 22 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm EST
Thu 23

Parent Association Meeting, Cafe, All Welcome!

January 23 @ 8:45 am - 9:45 am EST

Maine Coast Waldorf News

  • Congratulations to our District 2 Honors Instrumental Festival MusiciansCongratulations to our District 2 Honors Instrumental Festival Musicians
    Tuesday, January 14, 2020

    This past Friday and Saturday Maine Coast Waldorf School musicians Isla Barmby, Nora Goldberg-Courtney and Grace Kessler, Gus Anderson, William Barmby, Alec Benton, Noah Corcoran, Maddie Harrison, Ruby Harrison, Minka Holtrop and Lydia Sharp participated in the District 2 Honors Instrumental Festival At Oxford Hills Comprehensive High School. Over the two day festival, students rehearsed […]

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  • Clara Bossi, Myah Garrison Earn MCWS Poetry Out Loud HonorsClara Bossi, Myah Garrison Earn MCWS Poetry Out Loud Honors
    Tuesday, January 14, 2020

    Junior Clara Bossi and senior Myah Garrison finished first and runner-up, respectively, in this year’s high school Poetry Out Loud competition. They were among seven finalists from the four grades, including: ninth grader Piper Staples, sophomores Emma Haims and Avery Jean, junior Finn Veerkamp and senior Adams Staples. These students advanced through the preliminary round […]

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  • Poetry Out Loud Finalists SelectedPoetry Out Loud Finalists Selected
    Tuesday, December 17, 2019

    Last week seven Maine Coast Waldorf students earned top honors in the preliminary round of the school’s Poetry Out Loud contest and advanced to the finals, to be held on Thursday, January 9, at 8:20 in the Downeast Room of the high school. Parents are welcome to attend. The seven students include ninth grader Piper […]

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