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 through engaging their hands, hearts, and minds. Learn More >

High School

Encouraging depth of thought, commitment, and character through rigorous academics, arts, and extracurriculars. Learn More >

Inspiring students who will one day inspire the world.

About Maine Coast Waldorf School

Founded in 1984 as Merriconeag Waldorf School, Maine Coast Waldorf serves some 250 students from early childhood through high school. Between our early childhood-8th grade campus in Freeport and our high school at Pineland Farms, our students take advantage of 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 08

HS Nordic WMC Race Rain/Snow date

February 8 @ 2:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Tue 09

Tour of Grades 6, 7 and 8

February 9 @ 8:15 am - 10:30 am

Tour begins in Community Hall, Observe middle school classrooms and talk with several teachers about the Waldorf approach to the middle grades. For adults only. Reservations: 207-865-3900, Ext. 103 or admissions@mainecoastwaldorf.org.

Tue 09

G 1 & 2 Parent Evenings

February 9 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Tue 09

Kindergarten Parent Evening

February 9 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm

An evening for kindergarten parents about first grade readiness.

Wed 10

Grade 7 Play

February 10

Jeanne, La Pucelle performed by the 7th grade class. Time for this daytime performance for the students is to be decided.

Maine Coast Waldorf News

  • Senior Fiona Ahearne Wins Sassi Memorial RaceSenior Fiona Ahearne Wins Sassi Memorial Race
    Tuesday, February 2, 2016

    Senior Fiona Ahearne Won the Sassi Memorial Race in Rumford on Saturday! Sophomore Olivia Skillings was in the top ten! The Girls Team came in 3rd out of 24 teams, behind powerhouses Yarmouth and Maranacook, while the boys team (not at full strength) placed 11th out of 21 teams. Congratulations to Fiona and all of […]

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  • The College of Teachers: Serving the Heart of Our School
    Tuesday, February 2, 2016

    Maine Coast Waldorf School’s primary pedagogical leadership group is the College of Teachers. The College in a Waldorf school has been described as the heart of the institution. This image is accurate in a number of ways. The first has to do with the role played by the heart in a living organism. Rudolf Steiner […]

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  • “Cheaper by the Dozen”“Cheaper by the Dozen”
    Monday, January 25, 2016

    Performed by the 8th Grade Class This Thursday & Friday January 28 & 29, 7:00 pm Community Hall, 57 Desert Road, Freeport Based on a true story, “Cheaper by the Dozen” tells the tale of efficiency experts Frank and Lillian Gilbreth during the 1920’s. It is a coming-of-age story, a story of rebellion and reconciliation, […]

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