The Center School

71 Montague City Rd,
Greenfield, MA, 01301-0130
Tel: (413)773-1700
Grades: PK - 8 | 91 students
The Center School is a loving community that celebrates each child’s unique personality, intelligence, and passion.  Our school is a responsive learning environment, offering rigor and play in balanced abundance.  Students emerge from our program with the skills and self-possession to be reflective, empathetic, and engaged citizens of our world.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. Association of Independent Schools in New England (AISNE)
Other school association(s)
Religious Affiliation Nonsectarian
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten - 8
Year Founded 1981

Student Body

Total Students 91 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 14%
State avg.: 21%
Students by Grade The Center School Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 14 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 7:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree 85%
Average Class Size 20 students
Classroom Dress Code Casual

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline Feb. 1 / Sep. 1 / rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $12,500
Tuition Notes Slight tuition differential for K-5th and 6-8th Financial aid available
% on Financial Aid 6%
Average Financial Aid Grant $2,000
Acceptance Rate 85%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director Jane Stephenson

Sports

Total Sports Offered 6 sports
Sports Climbing, Figure Skating, Freestyle Skiing, Soccer, Swimming, Ultimate FrisbeeClimbingFigure Skating,
Freestyle SkiingSoccer,
SwimmingUltimate Frisbee,

School Notes:

    • academic and social learning
    • multi-age classrooms
    • integrated arts
    • collaborative problem-solving
    • joyful classes
    • successful graduates
    • excellent student-teacher ratio
    • individualized challenge

    Profile last updated: 02/03/2014

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Stoneleigh Burnham School (2.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Holy Trinity School (1.7 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Cornerstone Christian School (2.4 miles away)
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  • Greenfield Holy Trinity School
    (Roman Catholic)
    10 Beacon St
    Greenfield , MA , 01301
    (413)773-3831
    (Roman Catholic)
    1.7  mi  |  93  students  |  Gr.  K-9
  • Greenfield
    Cornerstone Christian School
    (Christian)
    385 Chapman Street
    Greenfield , MA , 01301
    (413)772-1063
    (Christian)
    2.4  mi  |  50  students  |  Gr.  PK-8
  • Greenfield
    Eagle Mountain School
    Special Education School
    99 Thayer Road
    Greenfield , MA , 01301
    (413)773-1614
    Special Education School
    2.6  mi  |  11  students  |  Gr.  5-8
  • Greenfield
    Stoneleigh Burnham School
    All-girls 
    574 Bernardston Road
    Greenfield , MA , 01301
    (413)774-2711
    All-girls 
    2.7  mi  |  152  students  |  Gr.  7-12
  • Deerfield Eaglebrook School
    All-boys 
    271 Pine Nook Rd / P.O. Box #7
    Deerfield , MA , 01342
    (413)774-7411
    All-boys 
    2.9  mi  |  253  students  |  Gr.  6-9

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