South Lancaster Academy

Tel: (978)368-8544
Grades: PK-12 | 306 students
South Lancaster Academy/Browning Elementary is a co-educational PreK- 12 school owned and operated by Seventh-day Adventists to provide a Christian education for the community and vicinity of South Lancaster.
It is located on George Hill Road in South Lancaster, Massachusetts.
We believe every student should be challenged to reach his or her peak performance.
To do this, we offer exciting educational opportunities and stimulating learning environments.
We focus on students as individuals, each with unique needs and capabilities.
We welcome and encourage parents to be involved.
From pre-kindergarten on, our teachers seek to develop, nurture, lead and inspire.
It's a mission we undertake with joy and enthusiasm, knowing the education of children and helping to prepare them for heaven are the most important things a school can do.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. General Conference of the Seventh Day Adventist Church (GCSDAC)
Religious Affiliation Seventh Day Adventist
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten-12
Year Founded 1882

Student Body

Total Students 306 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
48%
State avg.: 24%
Students by Grade South Lancaster Academy Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 25 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 13:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size 20 students

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling

Sports

Total Sports Offered 7 sports
Sports Alpine Skiing, Baseball, Basketball, Cross Country, Snowboarding, Soccer, VolleyballAlpine SkiingBaseball,
BasketballCross Country,
SnowboardingSoccer,
Volleyball

Nearby Private Schools

The nearest high school is Doctor Franklin Perkins School (1.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Nashoba Montessori School (1 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Nashoba Montessori School (1 miles away)
All Schools High Schools Elementary Schools Preschools Public Schools
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Lancaster
    Nashoba Montessori School
    Montessori School
    Grades: PK-K | 39 students
    1 miles
    Po Box 518
    Lancaster, MA 01523
    (978)365-6669
    1PK-K
    39
  • Lancaster
    Grades: NS-K | 39 students
    1 miles
    725 Main St., PO Box 518
    Lancaster, MA 01523
    (978)365-2555
    1NS-K
    39
  • Lancaster
    Doctor Franklin Perkins School
    Special Education School
    Grades: 1-12 | 138 students
    1.2 miles
    971 Main St
    Lancaster, MA 01523
    (978)365-7376
    1.21-12
    138
  • Lancaster
    Trivium School
    (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: 7-12 | 80 students
    1.2 miles
    471 Langen Road
    Lancaster, MA 01523
    (978)365-4795
    1.27-12
    80
  • Lancaster
    Rfk Lancaster School
    Special Education School
    Grades: 2-12 | 48 students
    1.5 miles
    220 Old Common Rd
    Lancaster, MA 01523
    (978)365-2511
    1.52-12
    48

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