Tours & Events

Family Open Houses

There are two family open house events each year. We recommend visiting the fall preceding your child’s enrollment.

Spring Open House: Saturday, March 28, 2015, 10 a.m. until midday

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Classroom Observation Mornings

The best way to get to know us! Journey through the early childhood classrooms. Cross the threshold into grade school. Observe teachers and students during periods of academic study and discover how The Waldorf School of Philadelphia can transform your idea of education.

Registration begins at 8.15 a.m. in our beautiful Applied Arts Studio. The tour commences at 8.30 a.m. and ends by 10.30 a.m.

The next Classroom Observation Morning: April 23, 2015

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New Home Tours

We move in September 2015 to 6000 Wayne Avenue. Please join us for a 45 minute New Home Tour. Adults only please! Our new home is an active work-site and safety is our paramount concern. All tours meet at 10.00 a.m. on the porch of our new administration building on the corner of Wayne and Harvey.

The next New Home Tours:
Saturday, April 18th
Sunday, May 3rd

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Neighborhood Open Houses

Meet currently enrolled and fellow prospective families. Our Neighborhood Open Houses are intimate, personal experiences. They allow a more informal perspective of our school.

Fairmount - 1st November, 2014 - Registration Closed
The Fourth Annual Fairmount Neighborhood Open House to be hosted once more by the Moser/Borko family at their home 853 N. 25th Street, Philadelphia, PA 19130.

Fishtown - 16th November 2014 - Registration Closed
The Koenig Family are hosting the Second Annual Fishtown Neighborhood Open House at their home 2054 Coral Street, Philadelphia, PA 19125 

Don't miss out, Register today

Annual Alumni Panel

Meet Waldorf graduates, Waldorf alumni parents and high school teachers for an evening of enlivened discussion about the benefits of Waldorf Education. Register here for the panel on December 11, 2014 at 7:00 p.m.


We gladly accept applications throughout the year until all of our classes are full. If a wait pool is established, the school will consider students from the pool who contribute to balanced classrooms.


To learn more about The Waldorf School of Philadelphia, please contact Alex Borders, Director of Admissions, at 215-248-1662 or


WSP Brochure

Why is The Waldorf of School of Philadelphia unique? How do we transform the notions of a traditional education? Our brochure illuminates the Waldorf philosophy and dedication to creating a life-long love of learning. Rethink what’s possible for your child.


Featured Events

Events on May 30, 2015
Spring Auction
6:00 pm to 9:00 pm
Our first event in our new home, 6000 Wayne Avenue, PA 19144.
Enjoy another year of bidding, dancing and raising your paddle to raise funds for Philly Waldorf. Tickets: $50/person or $75 stretch ticket or reserve a table for 10 people $650/table
For tickets contact Allison Budschalow, Director of Development,
Events on June 2, 2015
Spring Concert
7:00 pm to 8:00 pm
Events on June 7, 2015
Graduation Ceremony
1:00 pm to 3:00 pm
Events on June 10, 2015
Last Day of School for Early Childhood
12:00 am to 12:00 am
Events on June 11, 2015
Last Day of School for Grades
12:00 am to 12:00 am
Events on July 6, 2015
8:30 am to 3:00 pm
Summe:rgarten models the gentle rhythm of Waldorf Kindergarten that so lovingly nourishes the child's developing coordination, cooperation and creativity. Each week offers a theme that explores nature or one of the four elements.