Upcoming Video Conference

MBCS Regular Board Meeting: Tuesday, April 4, 2023 at 5pm. Zoom Meeting ID: 948 0489 6027

2022-2023 School Calendar

Last Day of School: Thursday, June 8, 2023. View the full Academic Year Calendar for 2022-2023: here.

Our Mission

Inspire Joyful Learning and Courageous Living!

“The heart of the Waldorf method is that education is an art- it must speak to the child’s experience. To educate the whole child, his heart and his will must be reached, as well as the mind.” – Rudolph Steiner

Monterey Bay Charter School is a TK-8 public school serving the Monterey Peninsula. Committed to educating the whole child, the school endeavors to foster each child’s full potential. Founded in 1998, Monterey Bay Charter School is guided by the Core Principles for Public Waldorf Education and is a member of the Alliance for Public Waldorf Education.

School Overview

Prospective Families

New School Project

Charter School in Pacific Grove & Monterey, CA

Monterey Bay Charter School is a tuition-free public school using methods of instruction aligned to the Alliance for Public Waldorf Education’s core values. As a County-wide charter school, students come from all communities – Seaside, Monterey, Marina, Pacific Grove, Carmel, Big Sur, and Salinas.


There are three Kindergarten classes and two of each 1st-8th grades. The Kindergarten-1st grade campus is located in Seaside, and the 2nd-8th grades campus is located in Pacific Grove. The total school enrollment is 500 students.

Quick Resources

MBCS Family & Volunteer
Handbook 2022-2023
School Accountability
Report Card
LCAP Local Control and Accountability Plan 2022-2023
Family Education Rights
and Privacy Act
Student Rights
Under Title IX
Special Education
Local Plan Area
MBCS School Calendar
Expanded Learning Opportunities Grant Plan
MBCS Comprehensive School Safety Plan 2021-2022
Professional Boundaries:
Staff/Student Interactions
Workplace Plan
Family Guide to School Emergencies
Thank You

Donors & Sponsors

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