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Founded in 1950, Greenhill School is one of the premier, independent, nosectarian, co-educational schools in the nation, preparing students for success in college and beyond.
With a population of 1338, the school offers excellence in education for students Prekindergarten through 12th grade.
Our rich history is defined by innovation and achievement in a balanced program of academics, arts, and athletics which prepares our students to thrive in a changing world.
Greenhill`s culture reflects a value of and a commitment to diversity and individuality.
An inclusive environment that celebrates and supports all voices, Greenhill is a community committed to the core principles of honor, respect, and compassion.
Greenhill School`s challenging academic program uses leading teaching practices with an emphasis on social-emotional learning, inspiring students while ensuring a strong foundation.  For more information, visit www.greenhill.org.

Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Top Ranked TX School
  • Grades: Prekindergarten-12
  • Enrollment: 1,338 students
  • Acceptance rate: 25%
  • Average class size: 18 students
  • Application Deadline: Dec. 11 / Jan. 8 / rolling
  • Source: Verified school update

Top Rankings

Greenhill School ranks among the top 20% of private schools in Texas for:

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Attribute
Sports offered
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School Overview

Religious Affiliation
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-12
Year Founded
1950
Summer School Offered
Yes

Student Body

Total Students
1,338 students
Student Body Type
Co-ed
% Students of Color
50%
State avg.: 40%
Students by Grade
Greenhill School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
165 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
8:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
53%
Average Class Size
18 students
Number of AP Courses
18 courses
List of Courses Offered
Advanced Courses
Calculus (AB and BC), Chemistry, English Literature, French Language, Latin (Vergil), Physics (B and C), Spanish Language, Spanish Literature, Statistics, Biology, Chinese, Environmental Science, Government, Studio Art (2D & 3D)
Matriculation DataMatric. Data
Classroom Dress Code
Casual
Dress code is enforced

Tuition and Acceptance Rate

Admission Deadline
Dec. 11 / Jan. 8 / rolling
Tuition Notes
2019-20 School Year: PreK - Grade 1 = $27,110; Grade2 - Grade 4= $27,220; Grade 5 - Grade 6 = $31,330; Grade 7 - Grade 8 = $33,130 and Grade 9 - Grade 11 = $33,230; Grade 12 = $33,580.
% on Financial Aid
21%
Acceptance Rate
25%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director
Sarah Markhovsky
Admissions Associate
John E. Thompson
Endowment Size
$44.4 million

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School Notes

  • Greenhill School is a diverse community of learners that strives for excellence; values individuality; fosters a passion for learning; promotes the balanced development of mind, body and character; encourages service; and instills respect for others.
Source: Verified school update

School Calendar

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Event
Date
Fall Break
October 10, 2022 (Monday)
Thanksgiving Break
November 21, 2022 (Monday)
Spring Break
March 13, 2023 (Monday)
PS/LS Last Day of Classes
May 18, 2023 (Thursday)
MS/US Last Day of Classes
May 19, 2023 (Friday)

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Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Top Ranked TX School
  • Grades: Prekindergarten-12
  • Enrollment: 1,338 students
  • Acceptance rate: 25%
  • Average class size: 18 students
  • Application Deadline: Dec. 11 / Jan. 8 / rolling
  • Source: Verified school update

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The average private school tuition in Dallas County, TX is $12,378 for elementary schools and $15,285 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in Dallas County, TX is 78% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).

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