Fast Facts

Date of founding of Hawthorne Valley: February 11, 1971

Year of first completed 8th grade: 1978

Date of first (12th grade) graduating class: 1983

One of more than a thousand independently run Waldorf schools worldwide

Average size of graduating class: 18

Student/faculty ratio is 9:1

School day is (grades 2-12) 8:15 a.m.-3 p.m.

Memberships, Accreditations and Charter:

  • Association of Waldorf Schools in North America (AWSNA)
  • New York State Association of Independent Schools (NYSAIS)
  • New York State Board of Regents, under whose jurisdiction we award diplomas