Annual Tuition & Fees

The East Bay Waldorf School welcomes students of any color, race, gender, or sexual orientation, and all ethnic, national, cultural, social or religious backgrounds.


Tuition and fees cover all costs except some class trips, food, after school care, extracurricular progams, music lessons, and minor incidental costs. Tuition is assessed on an annual basis. Tuition and Enrollment Schedules for the Lower School (K-8) are included in information packets, listing tuition amounts for the coming year once they have been announced, along with sibling discounts and other enrollment information.

Tuition adjustment is available for families who demonstrate need. See Tuition Adjustment page for information and important deadlines.


Category Tuition & Fees
Fees for Parent/Tot Furnished upon Request  
Preschool (3 days) Annual Tuition $6,900
Preschool (5 days) Annual Tuition $9,900
Kindergarten - Annual Tuition $14,500
Grades 1 - 3 - Annual Tuition $16,500
Grades 4 - 8  - Annual Tuition $17,500
Application Fee $751
New Student Registration Fee $100
Class Trip Fund Fee (Classes 1-8) $250
Class Supplies Fee (Classes K-8) $250
Class Supplies Fee (Preschool) $100

1$25 for siblings of EBWS students
2$10/hr for drop-ins


Enrollment and Tuition Quick Facts 2013-14

Enrollment and Tuition Quick Facts 2014-15


New Student Registration Fee

There is a one-time nonrefundable $100 registration fee for students entering the school for the first time.

Class Fees

A non-refundable class trip fund fee of $250 (Classes 1-8) and a non-refundable class supplies fee of $250 (Classes K-8) are required for each child.

 Payment Options

Tuition payments may be made annually by July 1, semi-annually, or in ten equal installments due on the first of the month, from July through April.

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