Alumni

  • Life after Waldorf School of Saratoga Springs

    Waldorf education provides a well-rounded foundation as our students move out into the world to attend many of the top colleges and universities in the country, engage in meaningful service or work in many different professions. The Survey of Waldorf Graduates, conducted by David Mitchell and Douglas Gerwin, indicates that Waldorf Education is achieving the following in its graduates:

    • Multiple Intelligences and Cross Disciplinary Learners
    • Global Consciousness and Sustainability
    • Basis for Moral Navigation
    • Creative Problem Solving
    • High Levels of Social Intelligence
    • Environmental Stewardship
    • High Levels of Emotional Intelligence
    • Thinkers Who Think Outside the Box

    According to this recent study of Waldorf graduates:

    • 94% attended college or university
    • 47% chose humanities or arts as a major
    • 42% chose sciences or math as a major
    • 89% are highly satisfied in choice of occupation
    • 91% are active in life-long education
    • 92% placed a high value on critical thinking
    • 90% highly values tolerance of other viewpoints

    Where do Waldorf graduates go to college?

    “The simple answer is, everywhere. They go to schools from Amherst to Yale, from the University of Maine to the University of California at San Diego. They go to local community colleges and to elite Ivy League universities. Some go to design schools, music, visual and performing art schools.”  - Excerpt from “Life After Waldorf High School” by Abraham Entin, published by AWSNA