Understanding Addictions

Understanding how addictions work and how they start is very important in order to put them to an end. There are many different types of addictions, and they can range from involving drugs, shopping, sex, and just about anything else. Even something that is typically harmless and even essential for most people, like eating food,… Read more »

Growing as an Individual and Asset to the Community as a Whole

At Greenbrier Academy for Girls, we hold a number of different values and ideals that we strive to pass on to our students. Two of the most important things that we are concerned with is ensuring all of our students both grow as individuals and learn how to become a member of and contribute to… Read more »

The Extracurricular Activities Offered at Greenbrier

At Greenbrier Academy, we take pride in the amount and variety of extracurricular activities that we offer our students. In addition to the terrific education that they will receive here, students will have the opportunity to participate in everything from soccer to whitewater rafting. We’re here to go over a few of the activities and… Read more »

Making the Best Choice for the Ones You Love

Sending your daughter away to school will likely be one of the toughest decisions you ever make, especially if your daughter doesn’t want to go. At Greenbrier Academy, we understand the difficulty and challenges you face in this situation, but we’re here to tell you that you’re not alone. Right now, the weight of the… Read more »

John Grago Named New CEO of Greenbrier Academy

It’s an exciting time at Greenbrier Academy, as we welcome new CEO, John Grago! Mr. Grago has been with Greenbrier six years, serving as a Counselor, a Director, and Head of Admissions. Not only that, but he has also intimately worked with Greenbrier’s founding members at other programs in the country for more than a… Read more »

About the Quantum Learning Model at Greenbrier Academy for Girls

If you were to ask our students who have been in the classroom for a semester what is Quantum, they would tell you it is the strategies used by the teachers to instruct the students at GBA. QL addresses environment, atmosphere, technique, and delivery of curriculum in the classroom and is based on experiential learning…. Read more »

Social Network Issues

It’s a tough world today for many of the teenagers who are trying to figure out their social lives. Adults, even parents who feel they know their children well, are usually shocked to find out how children can be affected by their perception of their interpersonal relationships. When it comes to the Internet and social… Read more »

Fulfillment through Relationships (Plus 5 Inspiring Quotes to Tweet)

“Real success means creating a life of meaning through service that fulfills your reason for being here.” – Oprah Winfrey (Click to tweet this quote!) As one of the most successful individuals of our time, Oprah has a good grasp on what success is, and her definition of real success, void of monetary value, is truly… Read more »

The importance of reconnecting: We may have a new slogan. but our values remain.

“Your daughter is precious. Reconnect with her at Greenbrier Academy” This is the new slogan we have adopted here at Greenbrier Academy for Girls. We believe it sincerely expresses our ultimate goal for you and your daughter. A child is the most precious gift you’ll ever receive in life. When bad decisions, emotional traumas or… Read more »