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Lancaster Mennonite School
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  • Private, Boarding, Anabaptist
  • LANCASTER, PA

Monthly Update

1.24.2024

JOIN US FOR A PREK & KINDERGARTEN OPEN HOUSE ON FEBRUARY 15, 2024 FROM 9 – 11 AM. Join LM PreK and Kindergarten teachers to experience a morning as an LM student! Children and families considering LM are welcome to visit the classroom spaces and enjoy guided arts activities and outdoor play. Families can talk with teachers and administrators to learn about the unique program offerings. Learn More

Report Card

grade A minus
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Academics
    grade B+
  2. Diversity
    grade A
  3. Teachers
    grade B minus
  4. College Prep
    grade A minus
  5. Clubs & Activities
    grade B+
  6. Sports
    grade B+

About

Applying

Application Deadline
Rolling Admissions
Application Fee
$150
Interview Required
Yes
Required/Recommended Tests
TOEFL

Tuition

Yearly Tuition
$11,870
Tuition is for the highest grade offered and may have changed for the current school year. For more information, please contact the school.
Boarding (Tuition + Boarding)
$26,300
Received Financial Aid
35%
Average Financial Aid
No data available  
From Lancaster Mennonite School

Lancaster Mennonite School offers a comprehensive PreK-12 education in a nurturing and diverse environment that is centered in Christ and committed to academic excellence on a 95-acre campus. Our students are provided the opportunity to reach their full potential. We hope you will visit us to experience the caring, diverse community and unique programs that represent the LM difference! Exciting things include STEM classes, new fine arts track, champion athletics, emphasis on community, and much more!

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Lancaster Mennonite School Rankings

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Academics

Average Graduation Rate
99%
Average SAT
1220
148 responses
Average ACT
25
11 responses

STEAM & AP Courses

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We believe STEAM (science, technology, engineering, art and math) is extremely important, and offer many options to teach students to collaborate and think critically. Elementary students participate in a MakerSpace class every week. Middle school incorporates Project Based Learning into subject areas. High school offers 28 AP/Honors courses, including all available AP classes for math/science.

Culture & Safety

Poll
82%
of students agree that they feel safe at their school. 17 responses
Poll
82%
of students agree that they like their school and feel happy there. 17 responses
Poll
What are your favorite school events or traditions?
Based on 34 responses
  • Our monthly Friday music chapels
    32%
  • Sports/yearboos chapel and half day socials
    29%
  • Spirit Week
    18%
  • Homecoming
    15%
  • Pep rallies
    6%

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Boarding

Students Boarding
4%
Boarding Days Per Week
5-day, 7-day
Top Countries
Ethiopia, China, South Korea, Bahrain, Viet Nam
International Boarding Students
87%

Students

Diversity
grade A
Based on racial and economic diversity and survey responses on school culture and diversity from students and parents.
Students
561
59%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are competitive. 17 responses
76%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are creative and artsy. 17 responses
76%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are athletic. 17 responses

Preschool

Annual Cost
$9,980
Cost is for the most complete schedule offered and may have changed for the current school year. For more information, please contact the school.
Starting Age
4 years
Pre-K Student-Teacher Ratio
10:1
Schedule Options
  • Offers Full Week
    Yes
  • Offers Part Week
    Yes
  • Offers Full Day
    Yes
  • Offers Part Day
    No

Teachers

Student-Teacher Ratio
11:1
National
17:1
Poll
81%
of students and parents agree that the teachers give engaging lessons. 21 responses
Poll
76%
of students and parents agree that the teachers genuinely care about the students. 21 responses
Poll
71%
of students and parents agree that the teachers adequately lead and control the classroom. 21 responses

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Clubs & Activities

Clubs & Activities
grade B+
Based on student and parent reviews of clubs and activities.
Girls Athletic Participation
No data available  
Boys Athletic Participation
No data available  
96%
of students and parents agree that there are plenty of clubs and organizations for students to get involved in. 23 responses
48%
of students and parents agree that clubs and organizations get the funding they need. 23 responses
91%
of students and parents agree that lots of students participate in clubs and organizations. 23 responses

Lancaster Mennonite School Reviews

Rating 4.13 out of 5  119 reviews
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