Greenfield joins Bridgewater and Fontanelle in the Nodaway Valley School District. NV High School, East Elementary with grades K-4, and the Wolverine Field & Stadium are in Greenfield. Nodaway Valley Middle School, with grades 5-8, is in Fontanelle.
Southwestern Community College is a two-year, public institution located in Creston, IA, with centers in Red Oak and Osceola. SWCC offers industrial training, career and technical education, adult and continuing education, distance/online learning, and courses for transfer.