Discover New Amsterdam School — Waldorf-inspired education for the whole child.

We are currently accepting applications for our 2017-18 school year for grades 1 – 4, kindergarten and nursery. To find out more, please email


Join us this Friday morning, April 28 for a Grades Information Session for Parents.

Join us for a talk and discover our unique, thoughtful and caring approach to education for the whole child.

New Amsterdam Offers:

  • art based learning
  • music instruction
  • foreign language instruction
  • outdoor education
  • tiered tuition

New Amsterdam faculty will guide a discussion about the fundamental tenets of Waldorf education. Why choose Waldorf education for your child? How do our programs ignite the imagination, inspiring a life-long love of learning? How does outdoor education foster curiosity and confidence? How does our caring environment fortify children, awakening social and emotional intelligence and trust? A

Come find out why New Amsterdam children LOVE school!

9:00 Talk

9:30 Q & A

9:45 Tour of classrooms

Refreshments will be served.

This event is open to adult and babies in arms.


Our after-school choral program draws upon the rich tradition of classical and choral singing with instruction inspired by the Kodaly and Orff methods.

This drop-off program will focus on the foundations of music making including: fine-tuned listening, melody, pitch, relative pitch, healthy vocal practice, and musicianship.

Music Director: Anna Park

Ms. Park is a pianist, music director, and Waldorf teacher who trained at The Juilliard School and Oberlin College and Conservatory. Ms. Park has performed at numerous venues worldwide including Carnegie Hall and Lincoln Center.

All skill-levels welcome!

  • Fee: $235
  • 10 weekly sessions March 22 – May 31
  • Plus one evening performance concert Saturday, June 3
  • For children currently in first – third grade

Register Today! (Late registration through April 1 available–prorated fee applies)

Email for more info.


Visit New Amsterdam and discover our unique, thoughtful and caring approach to educating the whole child.

Tours are offered every Thursday morning. Please email Kaarin, our Director of Admissions, to join us :

Introducing Tiered Tuition for our Grade School

  • Tier 1  : $25,000
  • Tier 2  : $18,500
  • Tier 3  : $12,000

We aim to offer a workable tuition for families who want to partake of all the many wonderful things that New Amsterdam has to offer: a unique, home-like environment with excellent, committed teachers, a superior level of academic instruction, one-on-one instruction as needed, music, cello, art, Japanese language, and so much more.

As a guideline, applicants who earn $125,000 a year or less can expect to qualify for Tier 3 and pay $12,000 in tuition. Applicants who earn approximately $125,000-175,000 per year can expect to qualify for Tier 2 and pay $18,500 per year in tuition. Applicants earning more than $175,000 per year can expect to pay the full tuition of $25,000 (Tier 1). Please note we will also consider a family’s debt and assets when determining tier qualifications.