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)
Religious Affiliation Nonsectarian
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.: 20%
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 Kiddie Kollege Kindergarten (0.8 miles away)
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  • Lancaster Wonder Club Early Learning Centers
    Early Childhood / Day Cares (Christian)
    Po Box 7267 210 S Prince St
    Lancaster , PA , 17604
    (717)394-9723
    Early Childhood / Day Cares (Christian)
    0.6  mi  |  61  students  |  Gr.  K
  • Lancaster
    Kiddie Kollege Kindergarten
    Early Childhood / Day Cares (Assembly of God)
    1025 Columbia Avenue
    Lancaster , PA , 17603
    (717)397-3435
    Early Childhood / Day Cares (Assembly of God)
    0.8  mi  |  35  students  |  Gr.  PK-KG
  • Lancaster
    New School Of Lancaster
    Montessori School
    935 Columbia Avenue
    Lancaster , PA , 17603
    (717)397-7655
    Montessori School
    0.8  mi  |  241  students  |  Gr.  PK-8
  • Lancaster
    Sacred Heart School
    (Roman Catholic)
    235 Nevin St
    Lancaster , PA , 17603
    (717)393-8433
    (Roman Catholic)
    0.9  mi  |  173  students  |  Gr.  K-9
  • Lancaster
    Lancaster Cooperative Preschool
    Early Childhood / Day Cares
    538 W Chestnut Street
    Lancaster , PA , 17603
    (717)393-1733
    Early Childhood / Day Cares
    0.9  mi  |  33  students  |  Gr.  NS-PK

School Reviews

  • Recommended November 07, 2013 - Our child is in her eighth year at Country Day. We are so proud of the student she is, and the woman she is becoming. Her interest in learning, confidence in tackling challenging subjects and persistence to the end is a testament to the teaching and encouragement she has received from her devoted teachers in the classroom, in the Arts and on the athletic fields. We are confident she will be prepared for her future with her life at LCDS as a stronghold. - Posted by Parent

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