Greenhill School

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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 about 1315, 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.

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School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS)
Independent Schools Association of the South West (ISAS)
Religious AffiliationNonsectarian
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-12
Year Founded1950
Summer School OfferedYes

Student Body

Total Students1316 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
48%
State avg.: 39%
Students by GradeGreenhill School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers165 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio8:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
55%
Average Class Size17 students
Number of AP Courses18 courses
List of Courses OfferedLink to List of Courses
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. DataLink to Matriculation Data
Classroom Dress CodeCasual
(Dress code is enforced)

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineDec. 6 / Jan. 10 / rolling
Tuition Notes2019-20 School Year: PreK - Grade 1 = $26,320; Grade2 - Grade 4= $26,425; Grade 5 - Grade 6 = $30,415; Grade 7 - Grade 8 = $32,165 and Grade 9 - Grade 11 = $32,265; Grade 12 = $32,615.
% on Financial Aid
18%
Acceptance Rate
25%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions DirectorSarah Markhovsky
Admissions AssociateJohn E. Thompson
Endowment Size$39 million

Sports

Total Sports Offered15 sports
SportsBaseball, Basketball, Cheering, Cross Country, Dance, Field Hockey, Football, Golf, Lacrosse, Soccer, Softball, Swimming, Tennis, Track and Field, VolleyballBaseballBasketball,
CheeringCross Country,
DanceField Hockey,
FootballGolf,
LacrosseSoccer,
SoftballSwimming,
TennisTrack and Field,
Volleyball

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.

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