Montessori Academy Of Lancaster

The Montessori Academy was founded in 1982. Our current school facility was built in 1998, with an addtional four classrooms and a library added in 2009.
Our school was designed specifically for Montessori classroom needs. We offer an authentic Montessori education with multi age level classrooms.
The Academy offers a nurturing and secure learning environment (in Manheim Township) on 10.5 acres of land.
We have student-tended gardens and a nature trail, and we are surrounded by farm life.
We also have two beautiful outdoor playground areas designed with safety in mind.

Quick Stats (2021)

  • Top Ranked PA School
  • School Type: Montessori School
  • Grades: Nursery/Preschool-6
  • Students: 246 students
  • Acceptance rate: 100%
  • Average class size: 12 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling

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Montessori Academy Of Lancaster places among the top 20% of private schools in Pennsylvania for:

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Attribute

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.
Religious Affiliation
Grades Offered
Grades Nursery/Preschool-6
Year Founded
1982
Summer School Offered
Yes

Student Body

Total Students
246 students
Student Body Type
Co-ed
% Students of Color
26%
State avg.: 25%
Students by Grade
Montessori Academy Of Lancaster Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
8 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
31:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
10%
Average Class Size
12 students
Classroom Dress Code
Casual

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline
None / Rolling
% on Financial Aid
5%
Average Financial Aid Grant
$3,000
Acceptance Rate
100%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director
Karen Rubenstein

School Notes

  • -The Montessori Academy was founded in 1982. -Built in 1998, with an addition in 2009. -The Academy offers a nurturing and secure environment (in Manheim Township) -10.5 acres of land. -Student-tended gardens and a nature trail. -Two playgrounds -Excellent student teacher ratio -Enrichments which include foreign languages, music, art, yoga, creative movement and cooking -Handicap accessible

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Quick Stats (2021)

  • Top Ranked PA School
  • School Type: Montessori School
  • Grades: Nursery/Preschool-6
  • Students: 246 students
  • Acceptance rate: 100%
  • Average class size: 12 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling

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The average private school tuition in Lancaster, PA is $7,333 for elementary schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in Lancaster, PA is 88% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).

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