South Lancaster Academy

South Lancaster Academy is a co-educational Preschool -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.
Diverse Student Body  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 preschool 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 (2024)

  • Top Ranked MA School
  • Grades: Nursery/Preschool-12
  • Enrollment: 267 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $10,000
  • Acceptance rate: 95%
  • Average class size: 20 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling
  • Source: Verified school update

Top Rankings

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

Category
Attribute
School History

School Overview

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

Student Body

Total Students
267 students
Student Body Type
Co-ed
% Students of Color
48%
State avg.: 30%
Students by Grade
South Lancaster Academy Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
25 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
11:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
40%
Average Class Size
20 students
Classroom Dress Code
Casual
Tommy Hilfiger Polos with School Logo

Tuition and Acceptance Rate

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 Preschool-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.
  • Diverse student body
  • 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 preschool 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.
Source: Verified school update

Frequently Asked Questions

How much does South Lancaster Academy cost?
South Lancaster Academy's tuition is approximately $10,000 for private students.
What is the acceptance rate of South Lancaster Academy?
The acceptance rate of South Lancaster Academy is 95%, which is higher than the national average of 71%.
What sports does South Lancaster Academy offer?
South Lancaster Academy offers 6 interscholastic sports: Alpine Skiing, Basketball, Cross Country, Snowboarding, Soccer and Volleyball.
What is South Lancaster Academy's ranking?
South Lancaster Academy ranks among the top 20% of private schools in Massachusetts for: Largest student body and Oldest founding date.
When is the application deadline for South Lancaster Academy?
The application deadline for South Lancaster Academy is rolling (applications are reviewed as they are received year-round).

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Top Ranked MA School
  • Grades: Nursery/Preschool-12
  • Enrollment: 267 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $10,000
  • Acceptance rate: 95%
  • Average class size: 20 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling
  • Source: Verified school update

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The average private school tuition in Worcester County, MA is $18,106 for elementary schools and $35,125 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in Worcester County, MA is 81% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).

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