Lancaster Country Day School

725 Hamilton Road
Lancaster, PA 17603-0176
     Tel: (717)392-2916
        
   
Grades: PK - 12 | 609 students
Lancaster Country Day School combines a rigorous curriculum with a supportive and encouraging faculty to ensure that every preschool-12th grade student receives the best education available. In addition to Lancaster, students come from Hershey, Reading and York to become part of the vibrant, high-spirited community that Lancaster Newspapers readers voted "Favorite Private School."

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. Institute for Independent Education
National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS)
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten - 12
Year Founded 1908

Student Body

Total Students 609 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 20%
State avg.: 22%
Students by Grade Lancaster Country Day School Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 65 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 10:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree 54%
Average Class Size 13 students
Number of AP Courses 12 courses
Admission Deadline None / Rolling

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Manos House (1.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Wonder Club Early Learning Centers (0.6 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Wonder Club Early Learning Centers (0.6 miles away)
 All Schools  | High Schools High Schools  | Elementary Schools Elementary Schools  | Preschools Preschools  | Public Schools Public Schools 
Show me:
  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • LancasterWonder Club Early Learning Centers
    Daycare / Preschool  (Christian)
    Po Box 7267 210 S Prince St
    LancasterPA 17604
    (717)394-9723
    Daycare / Preschool  (Christian)
    0.6 mi | 34 students | Gr. PK-K                      
  • LancasterKiddie Kollege Kindergarten
    Daycare / Preschool  (Assembly of God)
    1025 Columbia Avenue
    LancasterPA 17603
    (717)397-3435
    Daycare / Preschool  (Assembly of God)
    0.7 mi | 35 students | Gr. PK-KG                      
  • LancasterCollege Hill Children's Center
    Daycare / Preschool
    417 W Frederick St
    LancasterPA 17603
    (717)509-1502
    Daycare / Preschool
    0.8 mi | 13 students | Gr. KG                      
  • LancasterNew School Of Lancaster
    Montessori School
    935 Columbia Avenue
    LancasterPA 17603
    (717)397-7655
    Montessori School
    0.8 mi | 241 students | Gr. PK-8                      
  • LancasterSacred Heart School
      (Roman Catholic)
    235 Nevin St
    LancasterPA 17603
    (717)393-8433
      (Roman Catholic)
    0.9 mi | 160 students | Gr. KG-8                      

School Reviews

Reviews should be a few sentences in length. Please include any comments on:

  • Quality of academic programs, teachers, and facilities
  • Availability of music, art, sports and other extracurricular activities
  • Academic or athletic awards

I am a:

Email: (we will not reveal your email)

Your review:

Would you recommend this school?          Yes    

 I give permission to post this review online for other visitors to read.

Area Statistics

Recent Articles
Interviewing the Over-prepared Teacher Applicant
Interviewing the Over-prepared Teacher Applicant
Some applicants can fool you when they interview. Here is some advice on how to prevent that while at the same time keeping the interview process simple and efficient.
Facebook Page Essentials
Small private schools often feel that they cannot afford to market their schools. Facebook is free. Here is how to use it effectively.
Attributes Which Make Military Schools Special
What are the attributes which make 21st century military schools so special? We find out in this article.
Request Information
I am a:      
Email:
Name of parent:
First name:
Middle name:
Last name:
Student date of birth:
Student is:
     
Currently in grade:
Seeking entry for grade:
Target start date:
Name of current school:
School type:
        
Applying for financial aid?:
        

Please describe academic, athletic, and extracurricular interests of the student.

Address:
City:
Country:
State:
Zip:

(enter "N/A" if not applicable)
Phone:

Allow other schools to send me information. Share your information with all schools on our site and let them send you brochures.

Save this data and create your user profile. Create your own user account so you don't have to re-type your user data each time you request information.You'll also be able to track your information requests, get reminded of application dates, and more!

Did You Know?
The average private school tuition in Lancaster County, PA is $4,722 for elementary schools and $10,763 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in Lancaster County, PA is 96% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).