Grades 2 - 8

Application Checklist

Priority deadline is January 1 for the following school year.

Admissions Process

Once a complete application has been received:

  • Interview – An interview with the parent(s), child and Lower School teachers is scheduled during which the child’s academic skills are assessed and physical, emotional, and social development evaluated.
  • Class visit – After the individual interview, the child will be scheduled for a three day class visit.
  • Admission Decision – After the class visit, Lower School teachers will decide whether to accept, decline or wait-pool the applicant.
  • The Director of Admissions will inform the parent(s) of the admission decision by letter by April 15.
  • Mid-year applicants – Individual interviews will be scheduled consisting of the child’s three-day class visit and the separate parent/teacher interview. Mid-year transfers will be informed of the admission decision approximately one week following the class visit.

Application Fee; Payable to the Honolulu Waldorf School
Payment accepted: Check, Cashiers Check, Wire Transfer or Credit Card*.
*If paying by credit card, please call the admissions director 808-377-5471 or email