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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School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.Association of Christian Schools International (ACSI)
Southern Association Of Colleges And Schools (SACS)
Cognia
Religious AffiliationChristian
Grades OfferedGrades Nursery/Preschool-4
ADD/ADHD SupportYes
Learning Difference ProgramsYes
Learning Programs SupportedVaried
Year Founded1940

Student Body

Total Students160 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
5%
State avg.: 14%
Students by Grade Ben Lippen Lower School- St Andrews Rd Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers16 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio10:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
31%
Classroom Dress CodeCasual
(Campus wear)

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
% on Financial Aid
24%
Admissions DirectorLil Mason
Admissions AssociateKelly Adams

Extracurriculars

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

School Notes

  • Ben Lippen School educates Pre-K3 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.

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    Grades: PK-K | 114 students
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