Swallowtail Waldorf  School and Farm has a rolling admission process for students entering preschool through eighth grade, for both the current school year and next school year. If you are interested in enrolling your child at Swallowtail, we encourage you to contact us at your earliest opportunity. Our administrative team is always happy to arrange a campus tour, answer your questions, and share with you why Swallowtail is such a unique place for children to learn.


Step 1: Interested families can arrange a school tour by contacting the Enrollment Coordinator ( or 503-846-0336).
Step 2: The application process starts when a completed Application For Enrollment and a $100 non-refundable application fee are submitted. Families with children in Grades 1-8 are asked to complete a Grades Enrollment Questionnaire and Pre-School and Kindergarten families should complete an Early Childhood Enrollment Questionnaire.
Step 3: Admissions interview(s) held between prospective family and Swallowtail teacher(s). Shadow days are available for older children.
Step 4: Applicants notified if they are accepted, declined, or placed in a wait pool.
Step 5: Accepted families work with administration to complete enrollment contracts.

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Swallowtail Waldorf School & Farm does not discriminate on the basis of gender, handicap, race, color, religion, nationality, sexual orientation, or marital status in education, programs, and activities.