Veritas Academy

26 Hillcrest Ave,
Leola, PA, 17540-0175
Tel: (717)556-0690
Grades: K - 12 | 195 students
Veritas Academy is a classical Christian school founded in 1996 to serve the community of Lancaster county, Pennsylvania.
The academy offers students in Kindergarten through Twelfth Grade a rigorous curriculum that includes a thorough commitment to the first three of the seven liberal arts—grammar, dialectic and rhetoric—and the content found in a typical classical education practiced during the Middle Ages.
These three liberal arts are known as the Trivium.
Veritas Academy is equipping the next generations to lead and transform culture for Christ by providing a world class, distinctively classical and Christian education, resulting in joyful young people who love truth, beauty and goodness.
We believe that educators must be the delegates of the parents, assisting them in the education of their children, but never usurping their God-given parental prerogative and responsibility.
We believe that biblical discipline, the encouragement of an obedient child and the correction of a disobedient child is a critical and necessary part of education.
Under no circumstances will the misbehavior of one child be permitted continually to hinder the education of other children.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. Association of Classical and Christian Schools (ACCS)
Religious Affiliation Christian
Grades Offered Grades Kindergarten - 12
Year Founded 1996

Student Body

Total Students 195 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 2%
State avg.: 20%
Students by Grade Veritas Academy Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 23 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 9:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree 95%
Average Class Size 15 students
Number of AP Courses 1 courses
Advanced Courses Advanced Placement Physics  
Average SAT score 1561
Classroom Dress Code Formal
(Uniform)

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $7,925
Tuition Notes Kindergarten tuition is $5550 Grades 1-6 tuition is $7750 Grades 7-12 tution is $7925
% on Financial Aid 50%
Average Financial Aid Grant $788
Acceptance Rate 95%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director Rob Spykstra
Admissions Associate Jill Trimbath

Sports

Total Sports Offered 4 sports
Sports Basketball, Cross Country, Golf, VolleyballBasketballCross Country,
GolfVolleyball,

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 9 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. Ensemble, Grammar School Choir, Madrigal Feast, Math Counts, New York City Field Trip, Secondary School Choir, Student Servathon, Washington DC Field Trip, Winter Colonial Ball Ensemble, Madrigal Feast, Math Counts, Grammar School Choir,
New York City Field Trip,
Secondary School Choir,
Student Servathon,
Washington DC Field Trip,
Winter Colonial Ball,

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Victory Baptist School (0.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Victory Baptist School (0.1 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Hildebrandt Learning Center (2.1 miles away)
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    12 W Main St
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    0.1  mi  |  12  students  |  Gr.  K-11
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    Peaceful View School
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    Meadow View School
    (Mennonite)
    192 S Farmersville Rd
    Leola , PA , 17540
    (717)445-4076
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  • Lancaster Hildebrandt Learning Center
    Early Childhood / Day Cares
    2423 New Holland Pike
    Lancaster , PA , 17601
    (717)656-4037
    Early Childhood / Day Cares
    2.1  mi  |  7  students  |  Gr.  PK-KG
  • Leola Hess School    
    342 Hess Rd
    Leola , PA , 17540
    (717)556-0495
    2.3  mi  |  20  students  |  Gr.  1-8

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