Veritas Academy

26 Hillcrest Ave
Leola, PA 17540-0175
Tel: (717)556-0690
Grades: PK-12 | 281 students
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Veritas Academy is a classical Christian school founded in 1996 to serve the community of Lancaster county, Pennsylvania.
The academy offers students in Preschool through Twelfth Grade an engaging curriculum that includes a thorough commitment to the first three of the seven liberal arts-grammar, logic and rhetoric.  
These three liberal arts are known as the Trivium.
Veritas Academy is equipping the next generation 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.
Veritas Academy is committed to their mission of cultivating loving, serving, thinking students through classical Christian education.  

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. Association of Classical and Christian Schools (ACCS)
Religious Affiliation Christian
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten-12
ADD/ADHD Support Yes
Year Founded 1996

Student Body

Total Students 281 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
2%
State avg.: 22%
Students by Grade Veritas Academy Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 40 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 8:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
45%
Average Class Size 18 students
Number of AP Courses 1 courses
Advanced Courses Advanced Placement Physics
Average SAT score 1828
Classroom Dress Code Formal
(Uniform)

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $9,600
Tuition Notes Kindergarten (1/2 day) tuition is $6375 Kindergarten (Full Day) tuition is $8770 Grades 1-6 tuition is $9350 Grades 7-12 tution is $9600
% on Financial Aid
41%
Acceptance Rate
95%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director Jill Trimbath

Sports

Total Sports Offered 3 sports
Sports Basketball, Cross Country, VolleyballBasketballCross Country,
Volleyball

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 8 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. Ensemble, Grammar School Choir, Madrigal Feast, New York City Field Trip, Secondary School Choir, Student Servathon, Washington DC Field Trip, Winter Colonial Ball Ensemble, Madrigal Feast, Grammar School Choir,
New York City Field Trip,
Secondary School Choir,
Student Servathon,
Washington DC Field Trip,
Winter Colonial Ball,
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The average private school tuition in Lancaster County, PA is $5,771 for elementary schools and $11,042 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in Lancaster County, PA is 92% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).