Greens Farms Academy

35 Beachside Avenue,
Greens Farms, CT, 06838
Tel: (203)256-7511
Grades: PK - 12 | 657 students
Greens Farms Academy is a PreK-12, independent day school dedicated to guiding students through a rigorous course of study encompassing academics, arts and athletics.
In a supportive community built on trust, we give our students the opportunity to become critical, independent and creative thinkers and encourage them to explore particular passions that will sustain them throughout their lives.
We believe that a diverse school environment enriches learning, creates respect for differences and prepares students to become socially responsible leaders.
By practicing good citizenship, demonstrating moral character and actively engaging in community service, our students embody the school motto, Quisque Pro Omnibus, Each for all.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS)
State or regional independent school association
New England Association of Schools and Colleges
Religious Affiliation Nonsectarian
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten - 12
Year Founded 1925

Student Body

Total Students 657 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 15%
State avg.: 21%
Students by Grade Greens Farms Academy Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 80 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 9:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree 56%
Number of AP Courses 16 courses
Advanced Courses AP Biology, AP Calculus, AP Chemistry, AP Computer Science, AP English, AP Environmental Science, AP French Language, AP French Literature, AP Latin, AP Modern European History, AP Music Theory, AP Physics, AP Spanish Language, AP Statistics, AP Studio Art, AP US History, Calculus 2, Field Natural History, Number Theory, Organic Chemistry 1, Organic Chemistry 2, Organic Chemistry 3, 
Classroom Dress Code Casual

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Tuition Notes Lower School $33,840 Middle School $35,520 Upper School $37,480
% on Financial Aid 14%
Average Financial Aid Grant $22,700
Admissions Director Stephanie B. Whitney
Admissions Associate Peggy Harwood

Sports

Total Sports Offered 14 sports
Sports Baseball, Basketball, Cross Country, Field Hockey, Golf, Ice Hockey, Lacrosse, Sailing, Soccer, Softball, Squash, Tennis, Volleyball, WrestlingBaseballBasketball,
Cross CountryField Hockey,
GolfIce Hockey,
LacrosseSailing,
SoccerSoftball,
SquashTennis,
VolleyballWrestling,

School Notes:

    Profile last updated: 04/11/2014

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is The Learning Center (1.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Poquonock Playschool (0 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Greenwich Country Day School (0 miles away)
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