The Greenmount School

501 W 30th St,
Baltimore, MD, 21211-0212
Tel: (410)235-6295
Grades: K - 8 | 116 students
The GreenMount School began as the dream child of six adventurous parents devoted to a model for child-centered education.
Opening in 1993 as a one-room, church-basement parent co-op, GMS is now a thriving school community inhabiting the entire building and grounds of the former Wyman Park Recreation Center.
We have eight grades and a kindergarten of wonderful students, a talented team of teachers and administrative staff, and a dedicated cadre of parent volunteers.

School Overview

Religious Affiliation Nonsectarian
Grades Offered Grades Kindergarten - 8
Year Founded 1993

Student Body

Total Students 116 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 35%
State avg.: 31%
Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 15 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 8:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size 15 students
List of Courses Offered Link to List of Courses
Classroom Dress Code Casual

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline Dec. 12 / Jun. 1 / rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $9,300
% on Financial Aid 18%
Average Financial Aid Grant $2,500
Admissions Director Elaine Doyle-Gillespie

School Notes:

  • The GreenMount School began as the dream child of six adventurous parents devoted to a model for child-centered education. Opening in 1993 as a one-room, church-basement parent co-op, GMS is now a thriving school community inhabiting the entire building and grounds of the former Wyman Park Recreation Center. We have eight grades and a kindergarten of wonderful students, a talented team of teachers and administrative staff, and a dedicated cadre of parent volunteers.

  • Profile last updated: 10/22/2014

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Baltimore Lab School (0.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is The Mill School (0.4 miles away)
The nearest preschool is St. Thomas Aquinas School (0.9 miles away)
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  • Baltimore The Mill School
    All-girls 
    3110 Crittenton Place
    Baltimore , MD , 21211
    (410)366-4333
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    0.4  mi  |  3  students  |  Gr.  8
  • Baltimore
    Baltimore Lab School
    Special Education School
    2220 St. Paul Street
    Baltimore , MD , 21218
    (410)261-5500
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    0.7  mi  |   students  |  Gr.  1-12
  • Baltimore
    Learning Cooperative The
    Special Program Emphasis
    1234 W 36th St
    Baltimore , MD , 21211
    (410)662-8049
    Special Program Emphasis
    0.8  mi  |  58  students  |  Gr.  7-11
  • Baltimore
    St. Thomas Aquinas School
    (Roman Catholic)
    3710 Roland Avenue
    Baltimore , MD , 21211
    (410)889-4618
    (Roman Catholic)
    0.9  mi  |  172  students  |  Gr.  PK-8
  • Baltimore
    First English Lutheran Preschool & Kindergarten
    Early Childhood / Day Cares (Evangelical Lutheran Church in America (formerly AELC, ALC, or LCA))
    3807 N Charles St
    Baltimore , MD , 21218
    (410)235-5887
    Early Childhood / Day Cares (Evangelical Lutheran Church in America (formerly AELC, ALC, or LCA))
    0.9  mi  |  14  students  |  Gr.  PK-KG

School Reviews

  • Recommended October 05, 2013 - Greenmount has been a wonderful school for my 7th grader. He''s gained so much confidence, the multi-disciplinary curriculum interests him and he understands the relevance of what he''s learning in a way that keeps him engaged. Great community, excellent teaching, smart kids! - Posted by Parent

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