South Lancaster Academy

South Lancaster Academy is a co-educational PreK- 12 school owned and operated by Seventh-day Adventists to provide a Christian education for the community and vicinity of South Lancaster.
It is located on George Hill Road in South Lancaster, Massachusetts.
We believe every student should be challenged to reach his or her peak performance.
To do this, we offer exciting educational opportunities and stimulating learning environments.
We focus on students as individuals, each with unique needs and capabilities.
We welcome and encourage parents to be involved.  From pre-kindergarten on, our teachers seek to develop, nurture, lead and inspire.
It's a mission we undertake with joy and enthusiasm, knowing the education of children and helping to prepare them for heaven are the most important things a school can do.

Quick Stats (2021)

  • Top Ranked MA School
  • Grades: Nursery/Preschool-12
  • Students: 207 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $10,000
  • Acceptance rate: 95%
  • Average class size: 20 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling

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South Lancaster Academy places among the top 20% of private schools in Massachusetts for:

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School History

School Overview

Religious Affiliation
Grades Offered
Grades Nursery/Preschool-12
Year Founded
1882

Student Body

Total Students
207 students
Student Body Type
Co-ed
% Students of Color
53%
State avg.: 27%
Students by Grade
South Lancaster Academy Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
25 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
8:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
40%
Average Class Size
20 students
Classroom Dress Code
Casual
(Tommy Hilfiger Polos with School Logo)

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline
None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost
Tuition Notes
Tuition ranges from 4615-11342 depending on grade level.
% on Financial Aid
60%
Acceptance Rate
95%
National avg.: 85%

Sports

Total Sports Offered
6 sports

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.
3 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.
Club or Organization:
Robotics Club

Arts and Music Programs:
Art Club, Voce-vocal choir

School Notes

  • South Lancaster Academy is a co-educational PreK- 12 school owned and operated by Seventh-day Adventists to provide a Christian education for the community and vicinity of South Lancaster.
  • It is located on George Hill Road in South Lancaster, Massachusetts.
  • We believe every student should be challenged to reach his or her peak performance.
  • To do this, we offer exciting educational opportunities and stimulating learning environments.
  • We focus on students as individuals, each with unique needs and capabilities.
  • We welcome and encourage parents to be involved.
  • From pre-kindergarten on, our teachers seek to develop, nurture, lead and inspire.
  • It's a mission we undertake with joy and enthusiasm, knowing the education of children and helping to prepare them for heaven are the most important things a school can do.
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Quick Stats (2021)

  • Top Ranked MA School
  • Grades: Nursery/Preschool-12
  • Students: 207 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $10,000
  • Acceptance rate: 95%
  • Average class size: 20 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling

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The average acceptance rate in Worcester County, MA is 82% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).

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