Lancaster Mennonite School — Lancaster Campus

2176 Lincoln Hwy East,
Lancaster, PA, 17602-0176
Tel: (717)299-0436
The 95-acre Lancaster Campus contains Lancaster Mennonite Middle School and Lancaster Mennonite High School.
Lancaster Mennonite High School is part of Lancaster Mennonite School, four campuses that together offer a comprehensive PreK-12 education in a nurturing and diverse environment that prepares students to be lifelong learners.
Centered in Christ and committed to educational excellence in a community setting, the school exists to transform students so they can change our world through Christlike love, peacemaking, and service.
The school has a strong college preparation program for international students with English Language Learning  and various residential options (residence hall, dormitory, home stay, host family, etc.).

School Overview

Religious Affiliation Mennonite
Grades Offered Grades 6 - 12
Learning Difference Programs Yes
Learning Programs Supported Mild learning differences
Year Founded 1942

Student Body

Total Students 786 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 43%
State avg.: 20%
Students by Grade Lancaster Mennonite School — Lancaster Campus Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 51 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 16:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree 50%
Number of AP Courses 13 courses
List of Courses Offered Link to List of Courses
Advanced Courses Calculus, Chemistry, Comparative Government and Economics, English Composition, History (U.S.), Introduction to Literature, Music, Physics, Psychology, Spanish Language, Statistics, World History, 
Average SAT score 1692
Classroom Dress Code Casual

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $7,626
Tuition Notes Multiple-child discounts and need-based financial aid available
% on Financial Aid 50%
Average Financial Aid Grant $3,000
Acceptance Rate 99%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director Christy Horst
Admissions Associate Christy Horst

Sports

Total Sports Offered 12 sports
Sports Baseball, Basketball, Bowling, Cross Country, Field Hockey, Golf, Lacrosse, Soccer, Softball, Tennis, Track and Field, VolleyballBaseballBasketball,
BowlingCross Country,
Field HockeyGolf,
LacrosseSoccer,
SoftballTennis,
Track and FieldVolleyball,

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 19 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. Campus Choral, Chapel Planning Committee, Chess Team, Chorus, Drama, FFA, Future Business Leaders of America, Jazz Band, National Honor Society, Orchestra, Pep Band, Quiz Bowl Team, String Ensemble, Student Council, Student Literary Magazine, Student Newspaper, Tech Crew, Web Site Team, Yearbook Campus Choral, Chess Team, Chorus, Drama, FFA, Jazz Band, Orchestra, Pep Band, Quiz Bowl Team, Tech Crew, Web Site Team, Yearbook, Chapel Planning Committee,
Future Business Leaders of America,
National Honor Society,
String Ensemble,
Student Council,
Student Literary Magazine,
Student Newspaper,

School Notes:

    Profile last updated: 04/22/2014

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Dayspring Christian Academy (3.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Lancaster Mennonite School - Locust Grove (0.8 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Lancaster Mennonite School - Locust Grove (0.8 miles away)
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  • Lancaster Lancaster Mennonite School - Locust Grove
    (Mennonite)
    2257 Old Philadelphia Pike
    Lancaster , PA , 17602
    (717)394-7107
    (Mennonite)
    0.8  mi  |  265  students  |  Gr.  PK-8
  • Lancaster
    Central Penn Christian School
    (Seventh-Day Adventist)
    1721 Conard Rd
    Lancaster , PA , 17602
    (717)464-2591
    (Seventh-Day Adventist)
    1.9  mi  |  15  students  |  Gr.  PK-8
  • Lancaster
    Charter Lane KinderCare
    Early Childhood / Day Cares
    1849 Charter Lane
    Lancaster , PA , 17601
    (717)393-0686
    Early Childhood / Day Cares
    2.1  mi  |   students  |  Gr.  NS-PK
  • Lancaster
    Lancaster County Christian School-west Lampeter
    (Christian)
    651 Lampeter Rd
    Lancaster , PA , 17602
    (717)556-0711
    (Christian)
    2.1  mi  |  161  students  |  Gr.  KG-8
  • Bird In Hand Weavertown Mennonite School
    (Brethren)
    73 Orchard Rd
    Bird In Hand , PA , 17505
    (717)768-3627
    (Brethren)
    3.5  mi  |  167  students  |  Gr.  KG-8

School Reviews

  • Recommended February 28, 2014 - My children received an excellent education in a caring Christian environment. Both my daughters met their eventual spouses at Lancaster Mennonite, good guys who shared their values. Both girls still have close contacts with their high school friends, showing that, at LMS, friendships are lasting because they are based on common values. This is a progressive Mennonite school -- NOT your "horse and buggy" Mennonites -- so it has a global perspective and values and respects people from all backgrounds who want a great education in a great environment. - Posted by Parent
  • Recommended January 05, 2012 - great school with a lot of very good people in it. good environment to be a part of. Although there are misconceptions about mennonite schools, this school does not have amish teachers, students are not required to wear coverings or skirts, and there are plenty of women in leadership roles. - Posted by Student/Alumni

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