Belleville Mennonite School

4105 Front Mountain Road
Belleville, PA 17004
Tel: (717)935-2184
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  • Bellevile Mennonite School provides a comprehensive Pre-K through Gade 12 education in a Christ-centered environment, and prepares students to change the world through Christlike service, peacemaking, and leadership. Belleville Mennonite School continues to grow as an academic community that develops minds, builds faith, and makes disciples.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.Association of Christian Schools International (ACSI)
Religious AffiliationMennonite
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-12
ADD/ADHD SupportYes
Learning Difference ProgramsYes
Learning Programs Supportedmild learning differences
Year Founded1945

Student Body

Total Students235 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
1%
State avg.: 22%
Students by GradeBelleville Mennonite School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers22 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio11:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
40%
Average Class Size16 students
Number of AP Courses50 courses
List of Courses OfferedLink to List of Courses
Advanced CoursesAP Biology, Calculus, Honors Bible, Honors English, Honors Geometry, Honors History, Honors Language and Literature, Honors Science, Psychology, Sociology, Spanish language, Statistics,
Matriculation DataMatric. DataLink to Matriculation Data
Classroom Dress CodeCasual

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
% on Financial Aid
24%
Average Financial Aid Grant$1,200
Admissions DirectorRachel French

Sports

Total Sports Offered3 sports
SportsBasketball, Field Hockey, SoccerBasketballField Hockey,
Soccer

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.4 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.Choir, Drama Club, Worship Team, Yearbook Choir, Drama Club, Worship Team, Yearbook,

School Notes

  • Enrollment. Currently, 240 students, representing 140 families, are enrolled at Belleville Mennonite School for the 2017-2018 school year.
  • Faculty. Belleville Mennonite School's roster of qualified faculty takes personal interest in each child's learning achievement. Educated at a variety of respected universities, teachers provide quality education through classes that develop students' intellectual, academic and spiritual growth.
  • Technology. With a 3.5 student to computer ratio, every student at Belleville Mennonite School has adequate access to computer resources. Dedicated to teaching students how to effectively use and interact with today's ever-changing technology, BMS requires basic computing classes such as keyboarding and computer applications and offers elective classes focused on web design and computer assembly and repair.
  • Learning Environment/PSSA scores: With a curriculum that generates intellectual development and academic preparation, classes and teachers at BMS provide a quality education in a safe, Christian environment. A low student to teacher ratio (1:16) allows each student to receive the individual attention that leads to academic success. Standardized test score results reveal that BMS students performed above the national average.
  • Continuing Education Statistics. Since the Class of 2003, approximately 70% of Belleville Mennonite School graduates have pursued higher education at a variety of liberal arts and technical colleges.
  • Student Leadership and Honors Programs.   A student senate, comprised of two representatives from each high school class, initiates service and school spirit activities. Belleville Mennonite School's National Honor Society provides additional educational and service opportunities.
  • Extracurricular Activities. Belleville Mennonite School hosts many extracurricular activities in which students choose to participate. High school students participate in PIAA District 6 soccer, field hockey and girls and boys basketball competition. All teams have competed in District playoffs over the past 2 years. Students participate in the fine arts by joining choirs, worship team, and theatre productions. The Belleville Mennonite School high school choir participates in the Mennonite Education Agency (MEA) choir festival each spring and hosted the event in April of 2007. Additionally, an elementary Christmas musical and middle school and high school choir concerts take place each year. Dramatic performance opportunities at BMS include a fall production and a student-led middle school play in the spring. Students also participate in the middle school chess club and elementary spelling bee.

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  • Belleville
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    1.6 miles
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  • Belleville
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    (Church of God in Christ)
    Grades: 1-8 | 53 students
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  • Belleville
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    5.3 miles
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  • Lewistown
    Grades: K-5 | 89 students
    7.4 miles
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  • Mc Veytown
    Grades: 1-8 | 35 students
    7.7 miles
    234 Little Brick Rd
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