New Garden Friends School

1128 New Garden Road,
Greensboro, NC, 27410-0274
Tel: (336)299-0964
Grades: PK - 12 | 297 students
New Garden Friends School: Empowering Minds*Strengthening Community*Enriching Spirit

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS)
Southern Association Of Colleges And Schools (SACS)
Southern Association of Independent Schools
Religious Affiliation Friends
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten - 12
Learning Programs Supported learning needs specialist
Year Founded 1971

Student Body

Total Students 297 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 20%
State avg.: 17%
Students by Grade New Garden Friends School Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 35 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 9:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree 38%
Average Class Size 15 students
List of Courses Offered Link to List of Courses
Advanced Courses Guilford College Courses available for qualified students, Honors Level Courses Offered, 
Matriculation DataMatric. Data Link to Matriculation Data
Classroom Dress Code Casual

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Tuition Notes Tuition includes school book and activity fees. Tuition varies by each class level.
% on Financial Aid 40%
Admissions Associate Maggie Keskinen

Sports

Total Sports Offered 7 sports
Sports Basketball, Cheering, Cross Country, Flag Football, Golf, Soccer, VolleyballBasketballCheering,
Cross CountryFlag Football,
GolfSoccer,
Volleyball

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 10 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. Knitting, Lego league, Math, Sci-Fi Friday, Spanish, drama, guitar, model UN, strings, yearbook Knitting, Lego league, Math, Sci-Fi Friday, Spanish, drama, guitar, model UN, strings, yearbook,

School Notes:

  • New Garden Friends School seeks to be an inclusive, innovative educational community guided by Quaker beliefs and committed to honoring and developing each person's gifts.

  • Profile last updated: 09/06/2013

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is American Hebrew Academy (1.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Friendly Avenue Christian School (1.3 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Friendly Avenue Christian School (1.3 miles away)
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  • Greensboro Friendly Avenue Christian School
    (Baptist)
    4800 W Friendly Avenue
    Greensboro , NC , 27410
    (336)292-3578
    (Baptist)
    1.3  mi  |   students  |  Gr.  PK-K
  • Greensboro
    Ballinger Preparatory Academy
    311 Friendway Road
    Greensboro , NC , 27409
    (336)294-3397
    1.4  mi  |  50  students  |  Gr.  KG-8
  • Greensboro
    American Hebrew Academy
    (Jewish)
    4334 Hobbs Road
    Greensboro , NC , 27410
    (336)217-7100
    (Jewish)
    1.4  mi  |  163  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Greensboro
    Bnai Shalom Day School
    (Jewish)
    804-A Winview Dr
    Greensboro , NC , 27410
    (336)855-5091
    (Jewish)
    2  mi  |  104  students  |  Gr.  NS-8
  • Greensboro
    Greensboro Montessori School
    Montessori School
    2856 Horse Pen Creek Rd
    Greensboro , NC , 27410
    (336)668-0119
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    2.4  mi  |  256  students  |  Gr.  NS-8

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