Preparing children for a changing world Igniting and nurturing the desire to learn Cultivating the freedom to act and to think Building relationships for collaborative success


The Waldorf School of New Orleans is an independent school that provides a developmentally appropriate, experiential approach to education. Our goal is to inspire lifelong learning and to enable students to fully develop their capacities.

We provide classes for children from nursery school and preschool through 8th grade, including before- and afterschool care and a parent/child playgroup for ages 1 to 3.

School Tours & Open Houses

Tour the school, visit classrooms, and meet with school staff for a  Q & A session (adults only).

Come with your family to explore classrooms and meet teachers (children encouraged).

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Parent / Child Playgroup

A gentle, nurturing program for children 1 to 3 years old, accompanied by a parent. Introduce your child to the wonders of Waldorf, in a special class designed for the child and parent to  enjoy  together.

  Taught by Certified Waldorf Early Childhood Teachers at our Early Childhood Education Center (2010 Peniston St)

      •  Stories, songs and finger plays

      •  Beautiful environment filled with toys for open-ended play

      •  A nutritious snack

      •  Socialization and support for both children and parents

      •  Special weekly activities           

                                 Wed, 3:30-5:30 (1/24-4/25, 12 sessions) $375

                                  Sat, 10-12 (2/24- 4/28, 8 sessions)  $275

                                 Includes a copy of the book:

                                 You are Your Child's First Teacher