Lawrence Academy

Tel: (252)482-4748
Grades: PK-12 | 267 students
Lawrence Academy offers students a unique learning community – one committed to providing an outstanding learning environment and shaping a bright future for every student.
Students are challenged in an academic atmosphere that stimulates their creativity and capabilities.
We are a school where teachers respect and value student ideas, welcome the challenge of a difficult question, and incorporate both traditional and innovative approaches to teaching and learning.
Lawrence Academy is a place where children smile and laugh.
It is a family place where brothers, sisters, and friends ride the bus together and greet each other in the halls during the school day.
Parents are active on campus and play an integral part in supporting the school’s mission.
We value each student’s individuality at Lawrence Academy and invest in his or her academic and social development.

School Overview

Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten-12
Year Founded 1968

Student Body

Total Students 267 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
1%
State avg.: 18%
Students by Grade Lawrence Academy Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 31 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 9:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size 20 students
Number of AP Courses 3 courses
Advanced Courses AP American Government, AP Language, AP Literature
Classroom Dress Code Casual

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Admissions Director Treasa White

Sports

Total Sports Offered 10 sports
Sports Baseball, Basketball, Cheering, Football, Golf, Riflery, Soccer, Softball, Tennis, VolleyballBaseballBasketball,
CheeringFootball,
GolfRiflery,
SoccerSoftball,
TennisVolleyball,

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 15 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. Chess Club (Grades 6-12), FCA (Fellowship of Christian Athletes) (Grades 6-12), Honor Council (Grades 9-12), Junior Beta Club (Grades 6-9), MS Book Club (Grades 6-8), Math Counts (Grades 6-8), Monogram Club (Grades 9-12), Newspaper (Grades 9-12), Odyssey of the Mind (Grades 3-12), SADD (Students Against Destructive Decisions) (Grades 6-12), SGA (Student Government Association) (Grades 6-12), Senior Beta Club (Grades 10-12), Spanish Club (Gradess 6-12), Spirit Club (Grades 6-12), TATU (Teenagers Against Tobacco Use) (Grades 6-12) Chess Club (Grades 6-12),
FCA (Fellowship of Christian Athletes) (Grades 6-12),
Honor Council (Grades 9-12),
Junior Beta Club (Grades 6-9),
MS Book Club (Grades 6-8),
Math Counts (Grades 6-8),
Monogram Club (Grades 9-12),
Newspaper (Grades 9-12),
Odyssey of the Mind (Grades 3-12),
SADD (Students Against Destructive Decisions) (Grades 6-12),
SGA (Student Government Association) (Grades 6-12),
Senior Beta Club (Grades 10-12),
Spanish Club (Gradess 6-12),
Spirit Club (Grades 6-12),
TATU (Teenagers Against Tobacco Use) (Grades 6-12),
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