Greenwood Friends School offers an educational environment where each child's unique gifts are nurtured and the Friends' principles of integrity, equality, community, simplicity, and peace are fostered.
Greenwood Friends School is an educational community in which students, teachers, and parents value learning, sharing, and living joyfully within a a challenging and supportive environment. Each child is welcomed and valued as a unique individual in this community.
Friends recognize "that of God" in each person, and this principle is central to our philosophy of educating hearts as well as minds.

Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-8
  • Students: 72 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $9,300
  • Acceptance rate: 85%
  • Average class size: 12 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling

School Overview

Religious Affiliation
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-8
Year Founded
1978

Student Body

Total Students
72 students
Student Body Type
Co-ed
% Students of Color
6%
State avg.: 25%
Students by Grade
Greenwood Friends School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
9 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
8:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
67%
Average Class Size
12 students
Classroom Dress Code
Casual

Tuition and Acceptance Rate

Admission Deadline
None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost
Tuition Notes
Pre-Primary=$4150 (3 full days) Grs 5-8=$9650
% on Financial Aid
38%
Average Financial Aid Grant
$4,680
Acceptance Rate
85%
National avg.: 85%

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.
2 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.
Club or Organization:
Mathletes

Arts and Music Programs:
Music

School Notes

  • Greenwood Friends School gives students the unique opportunity for hands-on, project based learning everyday. Students often work in mixed-age groups so that children can develop their gifts and talents in a collaborative setting. Students learn to work independently, as well, but always with respect for others in their learning community. Greenwood has a long tradition of valuing music and the arts which are all integrated into daily activities and long-term projects.

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-8
  • Students: 72 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $9,300
  • Acceptance rate: 85%
  • Average class size: 12 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling

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