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About us

John Ciesla

The Greenwood School District has a long-standing vision of “Providing Excellence in Education”. This tradition stems from a community that values education and has high expectations for all academic and extracurricular programs. Our community is committed to providing our students with state-of-the-art facilities, a wide variety of educational programs, and the resources necessary to recruit and retain one of the finest faculties in the state. The strong relationship between community, parents, and schools allow our students to graduate with the skills necessary to be college and career ready and to be productive members of society. 

John Ciesla, Superintendent

The Greenwood Advantage

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Purple Star District

Greenwood District and all five of our schools are delighted to be a Purple Star School District and Purple Star Schools. We proudly support our military students and families.

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Niche Ratings

Voted #1 Best School for Athletes

Voted #2 Best Place to Teach

Voted #3 Best School District

Voted #1 Best School District & Best Teachers in Sebastian County

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Academic Awards

Westwood & East Pointe Elementary received top five academic achievement & top five growth. East Hills Middle & Greenwood Jr. High received top 10 academic achievement awards.

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Medical Training and Concurrent Credit

State-of-the-art medical training facility for Emergency Responder Certification. Students can begin college careers with concurrent credit and AP course offerings.

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Greenwood School District has strong support from community stakeholders. We strive to develop students with pride and respect who will learn, grow, & give back to our community.

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Provide quality education in a secure environment. Recognizing the impact of extracurriculars on academic success, ensuring opportunities, and fostering well-rounded development.