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  • Greenfields School
    Priory Road
    Forest Row
    East Sussex
    RH18 5JD
  • Head: Mr Jeff Smith
  • T 01342 822189
  • F 01342 825289
  • E [email protected]
  • W
  • An independent school for boys and girls aged from 2 to 19.
  • Boarding: Yes
  • Local authority: East Sussex
  • Pupils: 142
  • Religion: None
  • Fees: £1,500 - £10,770 pa
  • Open days: Wed 10 Sept 2014, Wed12 Nov 2014, Wed 11 Feb 2015, Wed 22 April 2015, Wed 10 June 2015
  • Ofsted report: View the Ofsted report
  • ISI report: View the ISI report

What the school says...

Greenfields School is an independent, non-denominational, day and boarding school on the edge of the Ashdown Forest that services children from 2 to 18. It has a Montessori based Pre-school & Reception class, followed by Infant, Junior, Senior, 6th Form and EFL (English as a Foreign Language) classes. Greenfields utilises a unique study method which ensures children can apply what they learn for use in life - not just to pass examinations. It has a strong moral code and zero tolerance on bullying, drugs and alcohol. Fees start from 57 a week. Situated in beautiful grounds, with its adventure playground backing into the Ashdown Forest itself, the school is a safe and wonderful place to learn.

The main difference between Greenfields and other schools is the unique teaching method it uses. This method (Study Technology) isolates the barriers preventing or hindering a child from learning and then provides precise tools to deal with them. Its use allows any child of any ability to learn anything even those who have been labelled with learning difficulties. The school also applies a strong moral code (THE WAY TO HAPPINESS Booklet) ensuring happy students, no bullying, no drugs and successful graduates.

ENGLISH AS A FOREIGN LANGUAGE PROGRAMMES - We have a variety of programmes for international students including intensive study, excursions, activities and outings to London, Cambridge, Oxford and other modern and historical sites. Summer holiday programmes run from June to August, minimum stay 1 week. Group bookings welcome. We also run English programmes all year around for children as young as 5 and up to 18 years old! Boarding on school campus, rural location, close to London and Brighton.

Trains take 50 minutes from London to East Grinstead, which is a ten minute car ride from the school. Gatwick Airport is a twenty minute car ride away. Brighton (on the coast) is 30 minutes away.
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