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. Other school association(s)
Association of Independent Schools in New England (AISNE)
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.: 25%
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 Deerfield Academy (2.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Holy Trinity School (1.8 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Cornerstone Christian School (2.4 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Greenfield
    Holy Trinity School
    (Roman Catholic)
    10 Beacon St
    GreenfieldMA 01301
    (413)773-3831
    (Roman Catholic)
    1.8 mi | Gr. K-9 | 93 students                      
  • Deerfield
    The Bement School
    (Non-sectarian)
    94 Old Main Street, PO Box 8
    DeerfieldMA 01342
    (413)774-7061
    (Non-sectarian)
    2.1 mi | Gr. K-9 | 217 students                      
  • Gill
    Four Winds School
    Alternative School (Non-sectarian)
    54 French King Hwy
    GillMA 01354
    (413)863-8055
    Alternative School (Non-sectarian)
    2.3 mi | Gr. 7-9 | 8 students                      
  • Deerfield
    7 Boyden Lane
    DeerfieldMA 01342
    (413)774-1400
    2.3 mi | Gr. 9-12 | 630 students                      
  • Greenfield
    385 Chapman Street
    GreenfieldMA 01301
    (413)772-1063
    (Christian)
    2.4 mi | Gr. PK-8 | 50 students                      

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