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Admissions Criteria

We are often asked what a typical student at Greenbrier is like.

While our students come from a variety of backgrounds, with unique academic and therapeutic goals, the following is a list that may be considered typical at our school:

She is a young woman between the ages of 14– 18

She may have successfully graduated from an outdoor, character building, wilderness, or other residential program and is in need of continuing care and support. This is recommended but not required

She possesses an average to above-average IQ

She may currently be behind academically in secondary educational requirements


She possesses the potential to develop her conscience and social awareness

She may need a drug-free environment with a substance abuse prevention component

She may be interested in preparation for post-secondary education and needs elicitation and development of her learning style

She may have family and peer conflicts

She may feel a lack of meaning or purpose in her life

Greenbrier Academy for Girls is an equal opportunity service provider and does not discriminate in the services provided to its clients.
Qualified students are admitted without regard to race, color, creed, ethnic background, native origin or any specific handicaps.


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