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Our Campus


Our playgrounds, fields, and trails are also our classrooms. From early childhood through twelfth grade, students enjoy our state-of-the-art school buildings set on 75 acres in rural Freeport.


Maine Coast Waldorf School Aerial Tour

Maine Coast Waldorf School 360 Tour

Our campus in freeport, maine

MCWS is located about three miles from Freeport harbor. Our outdoor space includes fields and woods. Six state-of-the-art buildings are home to our early childhood programs and grades 1-12. Our faculty took an active role in designing the buildings to meet our program needs. Each day-lit classroom has hardwood floors, a sink, and direct access to the outdoors. We are committed to energy efficiency and environmental stewardship, with a vision for a campus that’s a model for a sustainable landscape.

Facilities include a dedicated handcraft building, a woodshop, and a community hall for student performances, assemblies, and school-wide gatherings, as well as events such as public talks, after-school programs, and weekend workshops.

We use our extensive campus for play and study, gardening and camping, cultural events and recreation. Maine Coast has competitive cross-country running and Nordic ski teams; our trails are active across all seasons.

Directions to our Freeport Campus

57 Desert Road in Freeport, Maine

From Interstate 295, take Exit 20 (Desert Road). Travel 1.2 miles west. The driveway to Grades 1-12 and the Admissions Office is on the left, just past the school sign. The driveway to the Early Childhood Center is on the right, 25 yards down Desert Road.

Maine Coast's state-of-the-art Waldorf high
school building opened fall of 2017, bringing together the entire community on one campus for the first time. Briburn of Portland designed the new high school to meet net-zero energy demands, as well as Passive House and Maine Advanced Building  Program certifications.