Head of School Janet Hartwell
Welcome to Greens Farms Academy. As you travel through our site, I hope that you can learn about our school and how we approach education from PreK-12th grade. Through innovative teaching and a rigorous curriculum, our students gain a strong foundation that emphasizes critical thinking and problem solving. We equip students with 21st century skills that will serve them well in college and beyond. We look to encourage leadership, creativity, ethical decision-making, and a lifelong love of learning. Welcome, and feel free to contact us or come to one of our Open Houses for more information.
Janet Hartwell, Head of School
Head of School Janet M. Hartwell was appointed in 2003. Formerly the Assistant Head of School at Groton, she has a B.A. from the University of Leeds, a post graduate Diploma in Education from Moray House, Edinburgh, and an M.A. from Teachers College, Columbia University. Janet spent many years living and working in the Middle East, which fueled her interest in helping all students to develop a global perspective. Janet is a Past-President of the Connecticut Association of Independent Schools (CAIS).