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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: Robin Morrison

Middle/Upper School Division Coordinator: Chance Reynolds

College Counseling/Guidance Program Coordinator: Sarah Bradley

Director of Advancement and Alumni Relations:  Robin Hauser

Admission Coordinator and Director of Student Life: Melodie Powell

Registrar: Tara Brown

Communications Coordinator: Anne Joyner

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.



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
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
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  
Computer Engineering I&II  
Advanced Programming Techniques  

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

• 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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