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.

Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Top Ranked SC School
  • Grades: Nursery/Preschool-4
  • Students: 160 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling

Top Rankings

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

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Attribute
School History

School Overview

Religious Affiliation
Grades Offered
Grades Nursery/Preschool-4
ADD/ADHD Support
Yes
Learning Difference Programs
Yes
Learning Programs Supported
Varied
Year Founded
1940

Student Body

Total Students
160 students
Student Body Type
Co-ed
% Students of Color
5%
State avg.: 18%
Students by Grade
Ben Lippen Lower School- St Andrews Rd Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
16 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
10:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
31%
Classroom Dress Code
Casual
(Campus wear)

Tuition and Acceptance Rate

Admission Deadline
None / Rolling
% on Financial Aid
24%
Admissions Director
Lil Mason
Admissions Associate
Kelly 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.
Profile last updated: 05/12/2021

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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Top Ranked SC School
  • Grades: Nursery/Preschool-4
  • Students: 160 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling

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