Admissions

Lancaster Steiner School is open to all children irrespective of race, religion, gender, social class disability. Decisions about admission are made on the basis of the school’s ability to meet the needs of each child.

Prospective families are invited to visit the Kindergarten and / or Lower School to see the building, observe the daily routine and speak with the Admissions Coordinator.  Arrangements are made through the school office.

Tel: 01524 381876 or email: admissions@lancastersteinerschool.org 

The school application procedure can be downloaded here  or collected from the School Office on your visit.

Kindergarten

Children are admitted to Kindergarten following their third birthday and may stay until Class 1 entrance at age 6 or 7.

Lower School

Oak Class: Class 1 & 2 (ages 6 – 7 yrs & 7 – 8 yrs). Places available.

Willow Class: Class 3 & 4 (ages 8 – 9 yrs & 9 – 10 yrs). Places available.

Birch Class: Class 5 (ages 10 – 11 yrs). Places available.

Children are welcome to join us at any stage up to the age of 11. Children successfully transfer to us from a range of previous educational backgrounds. In addition to our feeder toddler groups we accept children from a home education background, families from overseas, and children who have previously attended mainstream schools.