Greenwood School

Putney
, VT
Location
Secondary (Grades 9-12)
Age
College Prep
Focus
Male Only
Gender
55
Students
88%
Boarding
Casual
Dress Code From most to least formal:
Uniform, Formal, Casual, Informal.
3
Sports
1978
Year Founded

Description

Greenwood School is an all-boys boarding and day school for grades 6 through 12. Greenwood delivers a program that rewires brains for improved reading fluency and rate, as well as processing speed weaknesses. It empowers high potential students who face complex learning challenges, ADD/ADHD, and Executive Function weaknesses through targeted skills and interventions. Greenwood challenges and supports students to step into the unknown and take advantage of opportunities—and it is a school where learning by doing is respected and encouraged. Greenwood’s environment brings together an individualized curriculum, social-emotional learning, expert teaching, and a nurturing community centered on positive reinforcement. The result is a school that transforms lives.

Unique Characteristics

The Gettysburg Address: Every Greenwood School student is required to memorize and recite the the historic Gettsyburg Address before an audience of faculty, family, and judge. This annual Greenwood tradition is documented n Ken Burns’ file “The Address”. SEL Programming. Every student takes an SEL course to help him navigate the social issues teenagers face on a daily basis. These SEL lessons are reinforced in the classroom, extracurricular activities, and residential life programming.

College Matriculation These are the handful of schools or colleges where students have most frequently matriculated.

  • Savannah College of Art and Design (SCAD)
  • Champlain College
  • Curry College
  • Lynn University
  • Quinnipiac
  • University of Hartford
 

Academics

Trimesters
Schedule
No ESL Programs
No Summer Programs
No Saturday Classes

Admissions

No SSAT Required
Rolling Application Deadline
Preferred Application Platform
SSAT SAO

Student Body

55
Students
Male Only
Gender
Boarding
0%
International
0%
Students
of Color
0%
International Students From The countries with the largest number of students at the school.

Hong Kong and Canada. 

Location

Address14 Greenwood Lane Putney, VT 05346
Nearby Airports

Bradley-Hartford, CT 1. 5 hours

Boston Logan 2.5 hours

Burlington, VT 2 hours

Campus Size100 Acres

Contact Information

Dave Hodgson
Admissions Director
Anne Swayze
Head of School
802-387-3817
Phone