Ben Lippen Lower School- St Andrews Rd

  • Ben Lippen School seeks to glorify God by educating students from a biblical worldview to impact the nations with the message of Christ and by assisting the family and church in equipping students spiritually, academically, socially, and physically under the Lordship of Jesus Christ.

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Ben Lippen Lower School- St Andrews Rd places among the top 20% of private schools in South Carolina for:

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.Association of Christian Schools International (ACSI)
Southern Association Of Colleges And Schools (SACS)
AdvancED
Religious AffiliationChristian
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
ADD/ADHD SupportYes
Learning Difference ProgramsYes
Learning Programs SupportedVaried
Year Founded1940

Student Body

Total Students137 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
Students by Grade Ben Lippen Lower School- St Andrews Rd Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers7 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio20:1
National avg.: 13:1
Classroom Dress CodeCasual
(Campus wear)

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
% on Financial Aid
24%
Admissions DirectorKelly Adams
Admissions AssociateMargaret Porter

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.2 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.Club or Organization:
Animation Club, Stem Club

School Notes

  • Ben Lippen School educates Pre-K through 12th grade students from a Christian perspective, providing a superior educational experience that is unlike any other in the area. Students are encouraged to pursue and develop their interests and talents, while high expectations and rigor encourage them to think critically and analytically. Small class sizes allow for personalized attention by our excellent faculty.

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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Columbia
    Grades: PK-5 | 84 students
    9.6 miles
    Po Box 21688
    Columbia, SC 29221
    (803)772-1556
    9.6 PK-5
    84
  • Columbia
    Chesterbrook Academy
    Daycare / Preschool
    Grades: PK-K | 71 students
    18.3 miles
    1050 Wildwood Centre Dr
    Columbia, SC 29229
    (803)699-9988
    18.3 PK-K
    71
  • Columbia
    Grades: PK-12 | 856 students
    14.3 miles
    854 Galway Ln
    Columbia, SC 29209
    (803)776-0295
    14.3 PK-12
    856
  • Columbia
    Grades: PK-6 | 68 students
    2.7 miles
    5501 Broad River Rd
    Columbia, SC 29212
    (803)798-5138
    2.7 PK-6
    68

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