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 forms with registration fee (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.