Are you curious if Waldorf Education is right for your child and your family?

Do you wonder what the differences between Waldorf, Montessori, and Reggio are, and how they compare to traditional public school models?

Does the idea of investing in independent school education for your student seem daunting, but you find yourself out of step with traditional school pedagogy?

Schedule a virtual 30-minute visit with SMWS Admissions Director, Alanna Marks.

Schedule a campus visit and apply to Shining Mountain Waldorf School.

Parents or students who are interested in applying are invited to schedule a private tour of our campus with Admissions Director, Alanna Marks. 

Call (303) 951-8583 or email

Admissions Deadlines and Dates
2024-2025 School Year

February 1, 2024 – Re-enrollment contracts sent out to returning families.

February 15, 2024 – Applications due for priority consideration for new students.

March 10, 2024 – Re-enrollment contracts due for returning families.

April 1, 2024– Acceptance letters and enrollment contracts sent out to new students.

April 15, 2024– New family enrollment due.

Please inquire with the Admissions Office about space availability. If you are planning to apply for tuition assistance, please apply as soon as possible each school year. Visit the Tuition Assistance tab on our website for more information. 

Receive the children in reverence, educate them in love, and send them forth in freedom.

- Rudolf Steiner

Discover Waldorf Education

Discover Waldorf Education

Shining Mountain Waldorf School is committed to offering a comprehensive education that caters to the physical, emotional, and intellectual growth of our students. Our multi-disciplinary approach integrates science, art, mathematics, music, and outdoor education for a broad-based experience. If you are seeking a school that fosters authenticity, analytical and creative thinking, and a sense of community, take the first step and learn more about our school.

Shining Mountain Waldorf School Unveils New High School Campus in North Boulder: Grand Opening Event Friday, May 10, 2024