Lamar Elementary School
Tel: (601) 693-8111
Lamar School's mission is to educate each individual by providing a challenging and purposeful college preparatory curriculum in a safe, respectful, Christian environment.
A challenging curriculum taught by qualified faculty within a strong moral environment is the cornerstone of the Lamar School program.
At Lamar, our focus is on the future, specifically in making sure a child reaches his/her goals.
We provide a safe, supportive Christian learning environment promotes student achievement.
Education is the key to all opportunities. An educational program's goal is to prepare students to become confident, self-directed lifelong learners, and to realize their potential in society.
|School Membership(s)School Assoc.||National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS)|
|Grades Offered||Grades Nursery/Preschool-5|
|Total Students||246 students|
|Student Body Type||Co-ed|
|% Students of Color|
State avg.: 16%
|Students by Grade|
Academics and Faculty
|Total Classroom Teachers||21 teachers|
|Student : Teacher Ratio||12:1|
National avg.: 13:1
Finances and Admission
|Admission Deadline||None / Rolling|
- School Location Miles Grades Students
- Meridian Grades: PK-6 | 203 students
3917 7th St
Meridian, MS 39307
(601) 483-2305 0.8 PK-6
- Meridian Grades: PK-8 | 139 students
2700 Davis St
Meridian, MS 39301
(601) 482-6044 0.1 PK-8
- Meridian Grades: K-8 | 32 students
6256 Highway 39 N
Meridian, MS 39305
(601) 485-0715 4.6 K-8
- Meridian Grades: PK-12 | 421 students
1844d Highway 11 And 80
Meridian, MS 39301
(601) 484-5888 1.7 PK-12
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