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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Upcoming Events

Mon 18

February Break

February 18 - February 22
Mon 18
Tue 26

Diversity Event: An Evening of Sharing

February 26 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm

The Diversity Committee warmly invites you to an evening of visioning and sharing of your ideas, experiences, hopes, thoughts, and questions around topics of diversity and inclusion in our school community. We are pleased to have Page Nichols of the Collaborative for Perpetual Innovation (CPI) as our facilitator. We look forward to hearing from our […]

Wed 27


February 27 @ 7:45 am - 10:00 am

The Parent Association offers Coffee-on-the-Go in the Cafe. Be sure to stop by!

Wed 27

Grade 3 Parent Evening

February 27 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm

Maine Coast Waldorf News

  • Seeking Student Internship Opportunities for our SeniorsSeeking Student Internship Opportunities for our Seniors
    Tuesday, January 29, 2019

    The students of Maine Coast Waldorf School’s 12th grade are looking for local unpaid internship possibilities starting in April 2019. At that time our seniors will be available for three weeks, thirty hours a week.  These students are open to a variety of internship/work opportunities. If there are members of the school or greater community […]

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  • Nine MCWS Students Participate in MMEA District Instrumental Honors FestivalNine MCWS Students Participate in MMEA District Instrumental Honors Festival
    Thursday, January 24, 2019

    Maine Coast Waldorf high school students Isla Barmby, Nora Goldberg-Courtney, Aniela Holtrop, Grace Kessler, Louis Walker, and middle school students, Alec Benton, Jack Byrne, Ruby Harrison, and Lydia Sharp traveled to Oxford Hills High School to participate in the District Instrumental Honors Festival on January 11th and 12th. The festival is sponsored by the Maine Music […]

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  • 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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