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 Located eight miles southwest of Greensburg and five miles due south of Hempfield High School in New Stanton borough, Stanwood Elementary School is brimming with outstanding classes, activities, teachers, and volunteer parents.  Committed to educational excellence, Stanwood serves appromixately 625 students in grades Kindergarten through fifth.  Our cadre of teachers and support staff numbers approximately 68.  Stanwood was completely renovated in 2009-2010.


Average class size in grades K-2 is 21, and grades 3-5 is 24.
5 full day kindergartens, 5 first grades, 5 second grades, 5 third grades, 5 fourth grades, and 4 fifth grade classrooms
Curriculum provides for 40-minute lessons in the itinerant services of art, library, music, technology education and physical education to students in all grades
Two learning support classes
Title I Reading
Hempfield Enrichment Program