Location: Oak Hill/Southwest Austin
Students served: Ages 6 through 11 (range may advance next year)
Current enrollment: 5 (licensed for 12)
Model/philosophy: Waldorf inspired, with trained, experienced Waldorf teacher; designed for students who need a small, homelike, relaxed, but challenging learning environment; lessons often involve spirituality but are not religious
Special features: 5-day, mixed-age program; many elements of Waldorf curriculum; vigorous physical movement, artistic classes, and academics daily; emphasis on social skills, nonviolent communication, self-understanding, responsible stewardship, and respect for nature; classes in a private home on 2 acres
Tuition: $9,900 per year
Contact: David Darcy | 512-288-3926 | firstname.lastname@example.org
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