About Us


Message From the Principal...

Welcome to GREEN Charter School Simpsonville! I am thrilled to extend a warm welcome to each of you as we embark on this exciting journey together! Together we will strive to foster a safe, nurturing, and inclusive culture of care where every student can thrive academically, socially, and emotionally.

At GREEN Simpsonville, our talented team is committed to providing a well-rounded education that cultivates critical thinking, creativity, and lifelong learning. Our goal is to inspire curiosity, ignite a love for learning, and empower our students through voice and choice. In addition to academic excellence, we place a strong emphasis on character development and community engagement. We promote values such as respect, empathy, and responsibility, and strive to instill a sense of global citizenship in our students.

As partners in education, I invite you to actively engage with our school community. I strongly believe that collaboration between parents, teachers, and students is key to fostering a supportive and enriching educational experience. I am truly excited for the years ahead and look forward to working together with our entire school community to create a positive and enriching educational experience for all.

Maria Werner

Maria Werner, Principal

Email: maria.werner@scgreencharter.org

Phone: 864-520-0958


Simpsonville, SC

Student Enrollment


Graduation Rate

100 %

Countries Represented


Mission & Vision

The Global Renewable Energy Education Network (GREEN) will prepare students in STEM to creatively and responsibly impact our complex world in renewable energy, sustainability and conservation efforts.

At GREEN Charter Schools, every student is empowered to pursue their dreams and equipped to impact the world for the better.

  1. We believe autonomy, mastery, and purpose will be applied to every member of our organization and school communities.
  2. We believe our collective efforts will develop integrated global citizens.
  3. We believe in the dignity and contributions of all members of our school communities.
  4. We believe in the value of and need for high quality productive human relationships.
  5. We believe in building confidence, character, and leadership, so that our students can excel in a complex world.
  6. We believe in teaching curiosity and critical thinking skills, so that we can empower students to be lifelong innovators and creative problem solvers.
  7. We believe in supporting the personal and professional goals of all staff.

We promise to be thoughtful and responsive to the needs of all students and receptive to the input of parents and the community. We are GREEN for All which speaks to the value of renewable energy, sustainability, and conservation efforts. We are All for GREEN to create the togetherness needed to fulfill our mission and this strategic plan. GREEN for All - All for GREEN.


Thank you for your interest in GREEN Charter School!

We are committed to enrolling a diverse student population and abides by the South Carolina Statutes that forbid discrimination on the basis of race, national origin, gender, marital status, ethnicity, religion, sexual orientation, or disability.

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