655 Willowside Rd
Santa Rosa, CA 95401

Applying to Summerfield Waldorf School

Welcome and thank you for your interest in Summerfield Waldorf School and Farm.  Plan a visit to our 38-acre campus and biodynamic farm,  which is situated in western Sonoma County, an hour outside of San Francisco.  You are always welcome to join us for any of the upcoming events, morning tours, festivals, concerts or class plays.

Application materials are arranged below by grade level.  Download and complete the corresponding PDF forms and e-mail, mail or walk-in to Summerfield's Admissions Office.  Lastly, fill out the online form found under Step 3. Once your completed written application materials, online form and $75.00 application fee have been received by our admissions office your family will be contacted to discuss the interview procedure.

If you have any questions, please contact us or request further information.

Preschool & Kindergarten

There are many opportunities throughout the school year to come and learn more about the early childhood program at Summerfield Waldorf School and Farm.  Please check the Upcoming Events section of this website often for a complete list of events. 

We are now accepting preschool and kindergarten applications for the 2015-16 school year.  Children must be 3 by June 1st of 2015 for the preschool program.  And 4 by June 1st of 2015 for our multi-age kindergarten program, for 4-6 year olds. 

Step 1 Download the ECE Application Procedure document, print and complete the Written Questionnaire.

Step 2
Mail, e-mail, or walk-in the completed written questionnaire. Also submit a recent photo of your child and a $75 application fee.

Step 3
Complete the Online Form.

Lower School (Grades 1-8)

Applications are now being accepted for the 2015-16 school year, on a space available basis.  Contact our Admissions Director to inquire about availability in our lower school classes, 707.575.7194 ext. 102 or sallie(at)summerfieldwaldorforg

Step 1
Download the Application Procedure document, print and complete the Written Questionnaire, Signature Page and Transcript Release Form (used to request Transcripts from students present school for teachers to review).

Step 2
Mail in the completed Written Questionnaire, Signature Page, and Transcript Release Form with a recent photo of your child and a $75 application fee.

Step 3
Complete the Online Form.

High School (Grades 9-12)

Join us for the Annual High School Open House, Saturday, November 8th, 10 am - 1 pm. This fun and informative event is hosted by the high school faculty and current students. RSVP: sallie@summerfieldwaldorf.org

Schedule Now! Shadow Appointments for 8th - 11th graders are scheduled most Monday’s through Thursday’s. Your student will be paired with one of our Student Ambassadors who will guide them through a typical day in the life of Summerfield. We do our best to match students with similar interests, so let us know a bit about what intrigues your 8th grader.  Arrival time is at 7:45 am and pick up is at 3 pm. Lunch is provided.

What to expect: Every day begins with a Main Lesson experience. Following this period, some days might find your student experiencing a math, humanities or foreign language class. While other days an art or music class may be the focus. We look forward to Shadowers spending the entire day with us and we thank you for your interest in the high school program at Summerfield.

To schedule: Contact Amelia Miller, the High School Receptionist, at 707-575-7194 ext. 108 or Amelia@summerfieldwaldorf.org

In addition, our Admissions Director can answer any questions that you might have and happily offers private tours to interested families.  Contact Sallie Miller at 707.575.7194 ext. 102 or sallie(at)summerfieldwaldorforg

Step 1
Download, print and complete the Application Procedure, Questionnaire for Applicant, Questionnaire for Parent/Guardian, Waiver Form, Math Teacher Recommendation Form, Humanities/English Teacher Recommendation Form, and the Transcript Release Form.

Step 2
Return the Parent Questionnaire, Student Questionnaire with essay, Waiver Form, signed Transcript Release Form, a recent photo of the student and a $75 application fee to the address listed below.  References from current teachers can be sent directly to the school by the teacher. Applications can be mailed to: Attn-High School Admissions, Summerfield Waldorf School and Farm, 655 Willowside Road, Santa Rosa, CA 95401

Step 3
Complete the Online Form.

Infant and Toddler Classes

Grades 1 to 8

Grades 9 to 12