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Greenfield School Profile

Address:3351 NC Hwy 42 W
                Wilson, NC 27893-7772

Phone: 252-237-8046
Fax: 252-237-1825

Head of School:  Beth Peters

Assistant Head of School:  Chance Reynolds
Preschool Director: Bonnie Johnstone
Lower School Division Coordinator: Abbie McKeel
Middle School Division Coordinator: Elsie Tuney
Upper School Division Coordinator: Ryan John
Guidance Program Coordinator: Sarah Bradley

Director of Advancement:  Robin Hauser

Athletic Director:  Rob Salter

Business Manager:  Kathy Henkel

 

Greenfield School is an independent, nonsectarian, co-educational college preparatory school in Wilson, North Carolina, founded in 1969. The school is fully accredited by AdvancEd and maintains a preschool through twelfth grade program. The enrollment for 2016-2017 is approximately 271 students.

 

Faculty

Greenfield School has 39 full-time faculty members, and 8 part-time faculty members, including 15 with Master's Degrees, 1 with Doctoral Degrees and 2 with National Board Certification. There is a ratio of 1 faculty member for every 7 students.

 

Upper School Curriculum

 

English Foreign Language
Introduction to Literature and Composition Spanish I-IV
British Literature  
American Literature Physical Education
World Literature Physical Education I
AP English Language  
AP English Literature Fine Arts
  Art
Mathematics Art History
Algebra Concepts Chorus
Algebra I Music Theory I & II
Algebra II Music History & Appreciation
Geometry Film Appreciation
Advanced Functions and Modeling Drama
Precalculus  
Discrete Mathematics Electives
Trigonometry Creative Writing
AP Calculus College Awareness
  Public Speaking & Debate
Social Studies Yearbook
Ancient World History Accounting
World History Consumer Economics
U.S. History Running/Conditioning
Government/Economics Language Enrichment
AP U.S. History  
AP Psychology On-Site Advanced Placement Courses
  English Language
Science English Literature
Biology I Calculus
Biology II U.S. History
Chemistry I Psychology
Chemistry II Biology
Physics Modern European History
Environmental Science  
AP Biology  
   
Computer Science  
Computer Business Applications  
Graphic Design  
Digital/Desktop Publishing  
SAS Programming  
Visual Basic  
JAVA  
Robotics  
Computer Engineering I&II  
Advanced Programming Techniques  

English
Students benefit from an integrated writing, reading, and critical thinking approach, with specialized study in vocabulary and grammar.

Online Courses
Greenfield students have the opportunity to choose from 140 online courses, including fourteen additional A.P. courses, offered through the North Carolina Association of Independent Schools Virtual Education Consortium.

 

College Entrance Examination Scores

 SAT/ACT for Class of 2016:
• Mid 50% range total for SAT 1050-1230 (1600 Scale)
• Average Composite ACT Score 25

Class Rank

Students at Greenfield School are not ranked. All students participate in a rigorous college preparatory curriculum and 100% of our graduates are accepted into a college or university.

 

Special Programs

Greenfield School offers numerous team sports, many extracurricular activities, and required community service for all students in grades nine through twelve. A summer program includes both academic enrichment and athletic opportunities.

 

Graduation Requirements

Minimum requirements for graduation are twenty four units including the following:

 

English - 4 units Mathematics - 4 units
Social Studies (including World History, U.S. History and Government/Economics) - 3 units Science (through Chemistry) - 3 units
Foreign Language (in the same modern language) - 2 units Health and Physical Education - 1 unit
Fine Arts - 1 unit Computer Science - 1 unit
Additional units from among English, Mathematics, Science, Social Studies, or Foreign Language courses - 2 units Electives - 3 units

 

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