Admissions Process

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If you are interested in joining our community of families, please contact us for a full Information Packet which explains our policies and procedures for admission.

You can reach us by emailcontact form, or by phone at
Pleasant Ridge Waldorf School
431 East Court Street
Viroqua, Wisconsin 54665


Admissions procedures for new students

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Students are admitted throughout the school year on a rolling basis.
The general process for enrollment is as follows:

1.  Request and read information packet
2.  Tour the school and meet with the Admissions Coordinator
3.  Attend an information morning or evening
4.  Read the parent handbook
5.  Request an application (click here) or download application PDF
6.  Submit application with $50 non-refundable fee per child
7.  Interview with class teacher
8.  Child meets with class teacher and may visit the classroom
9.  Meet with Development Director to discuss opportunities and expectations for parent involvement
10. School accepts or declines to accept student
11. Receive acceptance letter along with registration papers and Financial Commitment form.
12. Submit registration papers with $165 fee per family, Financial Commitment form, including Parent Financial Commitment adjustment request, if applicable (See Financial Commitment Page with Forms)
13. Attend a Parent Financial Commitment meeting
14. Submit Financial Commitment Agreement and Volunteer forms.
15. Receive and read book on Waldorf education.


Admissions procedures for returning students

  1. Request a returning student application (click here) or download a returning student application PDF
  2. Submit the re-application with $20 non-refundable fee per child.
  3. Meet with class teacher  and a specialty teacher (or kindergarten teachers) to discuss how things are going and what has happened since leaving the school.
  4. Follow steps 10-14 above.



Upcoming Enrollment Events



Kindergarten Information Mornings

Thinking about having your child begin Kindergarten next year?
If so, then join us for a Kindergarten Morning!


Friday, March 17th OR Saturday, May 6th 
9:00 am to 12:00 pm

9:00 am to 11:00 am
Visit the Kindergarten
(Parents and children together)
11:00 am to 12:00 pm
Parents meeting with the kindergarten teachers
 (Outdoor childcare provided)


All parents interested in learning more about our kindergarten program are encouraged to attend one of these mornings. Registration is required.  Afternoon meetings (interviews) will be scheduled with the Kindergarten teachers for parents who are already planning to enroll their child. Contact Jordan at 637-7828 or email to register.

– Jordan Brudos, Admissions and Enrollment Coordinator

This year there will be regularly scheduled school tour times that will coordinate with our FRIDAY ASSEMBLY schedule. Check back soon for a complete listing of dates and times!

To find out more about school tours, call (608) 637-7828 or email