San Francisco Waldorf School is an independently run, collaboratively governed institution.
- The Board of Trustees oversees the school’s overall fiscal, legal, and structural health
- The College of Teachers oversees instructional theory and practice
- The Administrative Director oversees daily operations and is guarantor for San Francisco Waldorf School Association
The school also has an Administrative Council that supports timely decision-making and communications across governing entities. The Council serves as a central leadership team that includes representatives from the Administration, College of Teachers, and Board of Trustees.