MWS at a glance

Independent Day School

  • Founded in 1976 as an independent day school rooted in the Waldorf educational philosophy
  • Three campuses serving Early Childhood, Grade School and High School
  • One of more than 1,000 independently run Waldorf schools worldwide

Student Body

  • 180 Students in Nursery through Grade 12
  • 49% of families participate in the Tuition Assistance Program
  • Diverse community of families from the Monadnock region including Acworth, Alstead, Chesterfield, Dublin, East Alstead, Fitzwilliam, Gilsum, Harrisville, Hillsboro, Keene, Marlborough, Marlow, Peterborough, Putney, Rockingham, Spofford, Sullivan, Surry, Swanzey, Troy, Walpole, West Chesterfield, Westmoreland and Winchester
  • International and Exchange students from China, Spain, France, Switzerland, Argentina and Chile

Early Childhood

  • 35 Students in Nursery & Kindergarten
  • School Hours: Morning Program 8:00am-12:00pm; Afternoon Program 12:00-5:30pm; Early Drop-Off 7:30–8:00am
  • Campus Location: 424 Old Walpole Road, Keene

Grade School

  • 100 Students in Grades 1-8
  • School Hours: Mon–Thu 8:00am–3:00pm; Fri 8:00am–2:00pm; After School Program 3:00-5:30pm
  • Campus Location: 98 South Lincoln Street, Keene

High School

  • 45 Students in Grades 9-12
  • School Hours: Mon–Fri 7:45am–3:30pm (early dismissals available for student athletes)
  • Campus Location: 146 School Street, Keene

Accreditation & Memberships