Greenwood School

17 Buena Vista Ave,
Mill Valley, CA, 94941-0949
Tel: (415)388-0495
Grades: NS - 8 | 125 students
Greenwood School (Preschool-8th Grade) integrates best contemporary educational practices with the wisdom of Waldorf education.
Our rich, experiential curriculum is aligned with the latest neurological research about how children learn.
Greenwood School shares a deep commitment to every student’s intellectual, emotional, social, physical and spiritual growth.
Our graduates distinguish themselves in and beyond high school as independent, creative thinkers who act with integrity and make a positive contribution to our world.
Experience a school where math, language arts and sciences are enlivened with arts, music, movement and enthusiasm.
Developmentally appropriate curriculum in addition to weekly off-campus Nature and Environmental Studies and a Social Inclusion program.
Scholarships available.
Morning bus service for Southern Marin and San Francisco.

School Overview

School Type Waldorf School
Religious Affiliation Nonsectarian
Grades Offered Grades Nursery/Preschool - 8
Learning Difference Programs Yes
Learning Programs Supported Language-based and Mathematic based moderate learning delays, Dyslexia, ADHD
Year Founded 1991

Student Body

Total Students 125 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 5%
State avg.: 41%
Students by Grade Greenwood School Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 12 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 11:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size 12 students
List of Courses Offered Link to List of Courses
Matriculation DataMatric. Data Link to Matriculation Data
Classroom Dress Code Casual

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $18,995
Tuition Notes Tiered tuition rate based on grade
% on Financial Aid 23%
Admissions Director Betsy Anderson

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 4 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. Homework Club, Orchestra, Parent's Choir, Parent's Eurythmy Homework Club, Orchestra, Parent's Choir, Parent's Eurythmy,

School Notes:

  • Preschool & K - 8 Waldorf-inspired School

    For more information or to schedule a tour please call

    415-388-0495 or email info@greenwoodschool.org

  • Profile last updated: 08/08/2013

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Marin Catholic High School (3.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Rainbow Montessori Of Marin (0.6 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Rainbow Montessori Of Marin (0.6 miles away)
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