Montessori Academy Of Lancaster

Tel: (717)560-0815
Grades: NS-6 | 154 students
  • The Montessori Academy was founded in 1982.
  • Our current school facility was built in 1998, with an addtional four classrooms and a library added in 2009.
  • Our school was designed specifically for Montessori classroom needs.
  • We offer an authentic Montessori education with multi age level classrooms.
  • The Academy offers a nurturing and secure learning environment (in Manheim Township) on 10.5 acres of land.
  • We have student-tended gardens and a nature trail, and we are surrounded by farm life.
  • We also have two beautiful outdoor playground areas designed with safety in mind.

School Overview

School Type Montessori School
School Membership(s)School Assoc. American Montessori Society (AMS)
Grades Offered Grades Nursery/Preschool-6
Year Founded 1982

Student Body

Total Students 154 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
15%
State avg.: 22%
Students by Grade Montessori Academy Of Lancaster Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 17 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 9:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
10%
Average Class Size 12 students
Classroom Dress Code Casual

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
% on Financial Aid
5%
Average Financial Aid Grant $3,000
Acceptance Rate
100%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director Karen Rubenstein

School Notes

  • -The Montessori Academy was founded in 1982. -Built in 1998, with an addition in 2009. -The Academy offers a nurturing and secure environment (in Manheim Township) -10.5 acres of land. -Student-tended gardens and a nature trail. -Two playgrounds -Excellent student teacher ratio -Enrichments which include foreign languages, music, art, yoga, creative movement and cooking -Handicap accessible
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