Lanham Christian School

8400 Good Luck Road,
Lanham, MD, 20706-0207
     Tel: (301)552-9102
Grades: K - 12 | 182 students
Lanham Christian School is a K4-12 college preparatory day school.
We are members of both Association of Christian Schools International and Mid-Atlantic Christian School Association.
We are one of only two (K4-12) Christian School in Prince Georges County that are fully approved by the Maryland State Department of Education’s Board of Accreditation and Certification. We realize that there are many options available for families when it comes to their children’s education and appreciate the fact that you have taken a few minutes to consider LCS.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. Association of Christian Schools International (ACSI)
Mid-Atlantic Christian Schools Association (MACSA)
Religious Affiliation Brethren
Grades Offered Grades Kindergarten - 12
Year Founded 1977

Student Body

Total Students 182 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 91%
State avg.: 31%
Students by Grade Lanham Christian School Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 17 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 12:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree 10%
Average Class Size 17 students
Number of AP Courses 2 courses
Advanced Courses AP Eng Language and Composition, AP Eng Literature and Composition, 
Average SAT score 1500
Classroom Dress Code Casual
(K4-5: Navy pants/jumper white polo 6-12: Khaki pants/skirt maroon polo)

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $7,200
Tuition Notes Tuition includes books, payable in monthly installments
% on Financial Aid 10%
Average Financial Aid Grant $1,700
Acceptance Rate 65%
National avg.: 85%

Sports

Total Sports Offered 4 sports
Sports Basketball, Soccer, Softball, VolleyballBasketballSoccer,
SoftballVolleyball,

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 8 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. Chess Club, Choir, Dance Team, Drama, Handbell Choir, Praise Band, School Newspaper, Yearbook Staff Chess Club, Choir, Dance Team, Drama, Handbell Choir, Praise Band, Yearbook Staff, School Newspaper,

School Notes:

Lanham Christian School is a K4-12 college preparatory day school. We are members of both Association of Christian Schools International and Mid-Atlantic Christian School Association. We are one of only two (K4-12) Christian School in Prince Georges County that are fully approved by the Maryland State Department of Education’s Board of Accreditation and Certification. We realize that there are many options available for families when it comes to their children’s education and appreciate the fact that you have taken a few minutes to consider LCS.

Lanham Christian is a small school with a big mission. It is our objective to provide high quality education from a Christian worldview. We share your concerns about your children living up to their God-given potential. Allow us to share with you two ways in which we seek to minister to your family. One of the most researched topics in all of education is the effect of a small class size on student achievement. Today, there is no question — students in small classes do much, much better — in math, in reading, and in overall performance. That is why we limit our class size. Our current average class size in elementary is 11.7, in middle school is 19.5, and in high school is 14. It is important that good students and good teachers not be limited by an over-crowded classroom.

Additionally, Lanham Christian School is a ministry to Christian families. There are many fine outreach schools that seek to bring Christian values to an un-churched student body. That is not our focus. We seek to partner with Christian homes and local churches in instilling a Christian world view in our students, equipping them to succeed in every aspect of their development.

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Pathways School Anne Arundel (1.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is An Nur Academy (0.9 miles away)
The nearest preschool is An Nur Academy (0.9 miles away)
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  • LanhamAn Nur Academy
    Special Program Emphasis  (Islamic)
    9150 Lanham Severn Road
    LanhamMD20706
    (301)459-4942
    Special Program Emphasis  (Islamic)
    0.9 mi | 11 students | Gr. PK-2                      
  • LanhamPathways School Anne Arundel
    Special Education School
    9880 Good Luck Rd
    LanhamMD20706
    (301)649-0778
    Special Education School
    1.4 mi | 7 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • LanhamThe Academy of Saint Matthias the Apostle
      (Roman Catholic)
    9473 Annapolis Rd
    LanhamMD20706
    (301)577-9412
      (Roman Catholic)
    1.5 mi | 170 students | Gr. PK-8                      
  • GreenbeltGoddard Child Development Center
    Daycare / Preschool
    NASA GSFC Code 200.9 Building 90
    GreenbeltMD20771
    (301)286-8588
    Daycare / Preschool
    1.9 mi | 14 students | Gr. NS-K                      
  • GreenbeltSt. Hughs School
      (Roman Catholic)
    145 Crescent Rd
    GreenbeltMD20770
    (301)474-4322
      (Roman Catholic)
    2 mi | 154 students | Gr. K-9                      

School Reviews

Recommended
5 months ago
My daughters attended and graduated from Lanham Christian School. The school trains students to academically excel and teachers and staff strive to show students how to live a Godly Christian life. They have a retreat at the beginning of the year at a camp to get students away from everyday life and focus on learning about God. This begins new friendships with students which lasts the year. I love the Godly values my children learned while attending Lanham Christian School.
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