Overview

Greenwich Academy is an independent college-preparatory day school for girls and young women that seeks to foster excellence. Its mission is to provide a challenging, comprehensive educational experience grounded in a rigorous liberal arts curriculum within an inclusive, diverse community.
Greenwich Academy With Reviews, Requirements 2024 | FindingSchool

A+ Day
A+ Matriculation
A+ Academics
A+ Extracurricular activities
A Community
B Reviews
NA Int. student mgmt

Day S. Grades: PreK-12
All-girls
Suburban
ESL: No
Day S. Tuition: $53,300
# of Students: 815
Teacher:Student: 1:5%
AP Courses: 29
Endowment: $169,939/stu.
Faculty w/ adv. degree: 75%
SAT: 1370/1600
IB: No
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US Day School

Matriculation

Ranking University/College Students
#1 Princeton University 11
#3 Harvard College 17
#3 Stanford University 10
#3 Yale University 12
LAC #1 Williams College 4
#6 University of Chicago 10
#7 Johns Hopkins University 3
#7 University of Pennsylvania 15
#10 Duke University 13
#10 Northwestern University 8
LAC #2 Amherst College 2
#12 Dartmouth College 9
#13 Brown University 6
#13 Vanderbilt University 4
#15 Rice University 1
#15 Washington University in St. Louis 9
LAC #3 Pomona College 1
#17 Cornell University 14
#18 Columbia University 7
#18 University of Notre Dame 2
#20 University of California: Berkeley 1
#20 University of California: Los Angeles 2
LAC #4 Swarthmore College 1
#22 Carnegie Mellon University 1
#22 Emory University 4
#22 Georgetown University 23
#25 New York University 8
#25 University of Michigan 12
#25 University of Southern California 9
#25 University of Virginia 19
#29 University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill 2
#29 Wake Forest University 11
LAC #6 Bowdoin College 1
#32 Tufts University 3
#32 University of California: Santa Barbara 2
#34 University of California: San Diego 1
#36 Boston College 19
#38 University of Texas at Austin 6
#38 University of Wisconsin-Madison 5
#41 Boston University 1
#44 Georgia Institute of Technology 1
#44 Northeastern University 2
#44 Tulane University 3
LAC #9 Claremont McKenna College 1
#51 Lehigh University 2
#51 Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute 1
#51 Spelman College 1
#51 Villanova University 8
#55 Santa Clara University 4
#55 University of Miami 4
LAC #11 Middlebury College 2
#62 George Washington University 2
#62 University of Pittsburgh 1
#67 Texas A&M University 1
#67 University of Connecticut 5
#68 St. Lawrence University 1
#72 Fordham University 4
#72 Hobart and William Smith Colleges 3
#72 Indiana University Bloomington 1
#72 Southern Methodist University 6
LAC #15 Hamilton College 3
#77 Loyola Marymount University 1
#89 Elon University 2
#89 Howard University 1
LAC #18 Colgate University 15
LAC #18 University of Richmond 7
LAC #18 Wesleyan University 1
Auburn University 1
#105 Miami University: Oxford 1
#105 University of Denver 1
#115 Fairfield University 1
LAC #24 Colby College 4
#121 Temple University 1
#121 University of Vermont 1
LAC #27 Colorado College 2
LAC #33 Pitzer College 1
#166 Hofstra University 1
#166 Quinnipiac University 1
LAC #37 Bucknell University 9
LAC #39 Denison University 2
LAC #39 Skidmore College 1
LAC #39 Trinity College 5
#202 Springfield College 1
LAC #55 Connecticut College 1
Babson College 1
College of William and Mary 3
Manhattanville College 1
Marist College 1
Ohio State University: Columbus Campus 1
Penn State University Park 1
Providence College 2
Santa Monica College 1
Savannah College of Art and Design 1
University of Colorado Boulder 3
University of Edinburgh 1
University of New Haven 1
University of St. Andrews 3
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AP Courses

(Total 29)
Art History
European History
Human Geography
Macroeconomics
Psychology
Studio Art: 2-D Design
Studio Art: 3-D Design
Studio Art: Drawing
United States Government and Politics
United States History
Art History
European History
Human Geography
Macroeconomics
Psychology
Studio Art: 2-D Design
Studio Art: 3-D Design
Studio Art: Drawing
United States Government and Politics
United States History
World History
Biology
Calculus AB
Calculus BC
Chemistry
Chinese Language and Culture
Environmental Science
French Language and Culture
Italian Language and Culture
Physics 1
Physics 2
Physics C: Electricity and Magnetism
Spanish Language and Culture
Statistics
Latin
Computer Science A
Computer Science Principles
English Language and Composition
English Literature and Composition
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Sports

(Total 18)
Basketball
Crew
Cross Country
Diving
Fencing
Field Hockey
Golf
Ice Hockey
Lacrosse
Sailing
Basketball
Crew
Cross Country
Diving
Fencing
Field Hockey
Golf
Ice Hockey
Lacrosse
Sailing
Soccer
Softball
Squash
Swimming
Tennis
Track and Field
Volleyball
Water Polo
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Extracurricular Activities and Clubs

(Total 10)
Career Resource Center
Leadership and Public Speaking
Engineering
Design and Robotics
Writing Community
GAINS Network
Global Initiatives
Visiting Speakers
UPenn Partnership
Expedition Courses
Career Resource Center
Leadership and Public Speaking
Engineering
Design and Robotics
Writing Community
GAINS Network
Global Initiatives
Visiting Speakers
UPenn Partnership
Expedition Courses
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Arts

(Total 23)
Studio Art
2D Design
Drawing
3D Design
Ceramics
Sculpture
Computer Graphic
Film Production
Art History
Architecture
Studio Art
2D Design
Drawing
3D Design
Ceramics
Sculpture
Computer Graphic
Film Production
Art History
Architecture
Band
Guitar
Recording
Jazz
Vocal
Music Theory
Theater
Acting
Playwriting
Directing
Stagecraft
Design
Dance
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Basic Info

Year Founded: 1827
Campus Size: 39 acres
Religious Affiliation: No Religious Affiliation

Application Info

Interview: On Campus
Other Accepted Scores: ISEE

Brief Reviews

(Total 7)
5.0/ 5

Detailed Reviews

(Total 0)
0.0 / 5 Overall
0.0 / 5 Academics
0.0 / 5 Campus
0.0 / 5 Student Life
0.0 / 5 Athletic&Art
0.0 / 5 Transportation

Q&A

(Total 6)
Recommended
Recommended
4.7 (36 reviews)

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Frequently Ask Questions about Greenwich Academy

Tell me a bit about Greenwich Academy.
Greenwich Academy is All-girls private day school located in Connecticut, US. It was founded 1827 , and currently has about 815 students.

For more official information, please visit http://www.greenwichacademy.org/.
Does Greenwich Academy have rigorous academic requirements?
Greenwich Academy is offering 29 AP courses.

Greenwich Academy also have 75% of faculties whose degrees are master and above.
Where do Greenwich Academy students typically go for their colleges?
Based on the most recent matriculation data, 23.21% go to top 50 US universities and colleges*, 29.38% go to top 25, and about 24.44% go to Harvard, Yale, Princeton, Stanford and MIT.

*Ranking is based on the 2024 US News College Ranking.
What is the application requirement for Greenwich Academy?
Similar to most private schools in the US, Greenwich Academy’s typical admission requirements include school transcript, recommendation letter, application essay, and interview (often optional, but highly recommended).
What is the latest tuition for Greenwich Academy’s All-girls student?
The total fee for Greenwich Academy in 2024 is $53,300, which typically includes tuition, boarding fee, student management fee and a few other fees associated with managing international students.

For more information, please contact school’s admission team at admission@greenwichacademy.org .
Where is Greenwich Academy located?
Greenwich Academy is located in the State of Connecticut of USA. The closest major city is New York, which is about 27 miles away from school. Most families can choose JFK aireport to travel in and out of school.
How popular is Greenwich Academy on FindingSchool network?
Based on FindingSchool monthly traffic data as well as onsite search record, Greenwich Academy is among the most popular schools, within top 365 for all schools on FindingSchool.

Also Greenwich Academy has been favorited by 43 users.
How to start with an application with Greenwich Academy?
The first stop is to carefully review the school profile on FindingSchool to learn more about Greenwich Academy. Most of them are directly provided by the school.

Also it is highly recommended to visit Greenwich Academy’s official site: http://www.greenwichacademy.org/ or call them at 203-625-8900.
Please share a few nearby schools that are close to Greenwich Academy?
Yes, here are few: Brunswick School, The Greenwich Japanese School and Greenwich Country Day School.

The closest major city is New York. You can find out more schools near New York here.
What is the FindingSchool rating for Greenwich Academy?
The overall rating for Greenwich Academy is A+.

The section ratings of Greenwich Academy are:
A+ for Matriculation
A+ for Academics
A+ for Extracurriculum
A for Community
B for Students and Parents reviews
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