Lake Mary Preparatory School

650 Rantoul Lane
Lake Mary, FL 32746
Tel: 407-805-0095
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Lake Mary Preparatory School?'s exceptional academics and award-winning faculty provide an unmatched educational experience that ignites the full academic potential of every student.
From playing volleyball, debating a global issue or collecting vintage stamps, Lake Mary Preparatory School students are encouraged to purse his or her interest and will help the student explore his or her passion within a supportive environment.
Lake Mary Preparatory School encourages each student to purse his or her interest and will help the student explore his or her passion within a supportive environment.
Lake Mary Preparatory School's comprehensive, yet personalized, academic approach focuses on proven educational practices combined with athletics and enrichment programs.
Lake Mary Preparatory School provides a welcoming environment where students from more than 10 countries create cross-cultural friendships and develop a deeper understanding of the global environment.
Every year, Lake Mary Preparatory School students are being sought after by, and succeeding at, their top-choice colleges and universities. Our tailored college guidance program starts in the 6th grade to give each student a head start to pursue their passions.
Lake Mary Preparatory School students who are passionate about the sport of golf receive the highest caliber of instruction in conjunction with the world-renown Mike Bender Elite Golf Academy.
Lake Mary Preparatory School uses a personalized learning approach that emphasizes problem solving, critical thinking and higher-order reasoning.
Lake Mary Preparatory School?'s comprehensive, yet personalized, academic approach focuses on proven educational practices combined with athletics and enrichment programs that foster academic success and create life-changing opportunities.
  • Lake Mary Preparatory School is a college preparatory school focused on challenging our students and teachers to stretch their minds, think critically, and engage in maximizing the value of each opportunity presented to them.
  • Lake Mary Preparatory School strives to be a global leader in education, known for: a culture of continuous improvement, growth, and collaboration among students and faculty, a thought provoking and challenging curriculum, and a global minded and engaged student body.
Definition of Terms 
2017 School Data
Lake MaryBoarding School Avg.
School FocusCollege PrepCollege Preparatory
Grades Offered (Boarding)7-129-12
Grades Offered (Day)Pre-K-129-12
School TypeCo-edCo-ed
Supports Learning Differences (LD)YesYes
Religious AffiliationNon-denominationalNon-denominational
Year Founded19991910
Campus Size48 acres120 acres

Student Body

Enrollment525 students300 students
% Students of Color
25%
20%
% International Students
15%
20%
% Students Boarding
10%
68%
Average SAT Score1186* National Avg. »View
Average ACT score25*National Avg. » View
Offers Post-Grad YearNoNo

Academics and Faculty

Saturday ClassesNoNo
Classroom Dress CodeCasual
(Polo Top with Khaki bottoms)
Casual
Average Class Size15 students12
*National School Avg. » 20
Teacher : Student Ratio1:151:7
# of AP / Advanced Courses Offered2117
ESL Courses OfferedYesYes
% Faculty with Advanced Degree
75%
70%
Summer Program OfferedYesYes

Finances

Yearly Tuition
(Boarding Students)
$51,000
(*Includes tuition, room & board.)
$52,850
Yearly Tuition
(Day Students)
$15,500
(Tuition Varies by Grade, Ranging from $10,600-$15,500)
$28,200
Tuition international students$51,000$47,425
Merit Scholarships OfferedYesNo

Admission

Application DeadlineNone / RollingJan. 15
Accepts Standardized ApplicationNoNo
SSAT RequiredNoYes
Director of AdmissionsAngel Nguyen

Course Listings

List of Courses OfferedLink to List of Courses

AP / Advanced Courses

# of AP / Advanced Courses Offered2117
CoursesAP Art History, AP Biology, AP Calculus AB, AP Calculus BC, AP Chemistry, AP English Language & Literature, AP English Literature & Composition, AP Environmental Science, AP European History, AP Physics, AP Psychology, AP Spanish Language, AP Spanish Literature, AP Statistics, AP Studio Art 2D, AP United States History, AP US Government, AP World History

Sports

# Interscholastic Sports Offered1514
SportsBaseball, Basketball, Bowling, Cheering, Cross Country, Dance, Football, Golf, Lacrosse, Soccer, Softball, Swimming, Tennis, Track and Field, Volleyball

Extracurriculars

Total Extracurricular Organizations2323
ExtracurricularsClub or Organization:
Chess Club, Debate Club, Habitat for Humanity, Literary Journal, Math Counts, National Art Honor Society, National Forensics League, National Honor Society, National Spanish Honor Society, Photography, Robotics, Spirit Club, Student Government, The Griffin Network News, Yearbook

Arts and Music Programs:
Band, Chorus, G Force Dance, Thespian Society

Recreational Athletic Programs:
Archery Club, Cheerleaders, Intramural Sports, Weightlifting

College Matriculation

Year: 2013 - 201410 Most Popular College Choices  (# Enrolled)
Florida State University5
The University of Alabama5
Michigan State University4
Seminole State College3
Purdue University2
University of Kentucky2
University of Virginia2
Pepperdine University1
University of California at Los Angeles1
University of Notre Dame1
Link to Matriculation Data

School Notes

  • SUPPORTIVE ENVIRONMENT
  • The faculty and staff at Lake Mary Preparatory School are committed to maintaining a culture that supports the continuous improvement, growth, and success of each student. Teachers greet every student by name and work with students individually on a personal level every day, invested in each student's intellectual, social and personal development. 
  • ACADEMIC SUCCESS & OUTCOMES
  • Lake Mary Preparatory School's comprehensive yet personalized academic approach to learning focuses on proven educational practices and standards, combined with athletics, arts, and enrichment programs that create life-changing opportunities for development and prepare students for success in their chosen college and beyond. 
  • PERSONALIZED LEARNING
  • Lake Mary Preparatory Schoo's supportive and award-winning faculty understands each each students' strengths and challenges and is dedicated to helping them to achieve their academic and personal potential. The personalized approach to learning emphasizes problem solving, critical thinking, and higher-order reasoning, giving each student the tools they need to triumph over any challenge. 
  • CROSS-CULTURAL GLOBALISM
  • With students from more than thirty nationalities on campus, Lake Mary Preparatory School fosters an environment in which cross-cultural contacts and friendships are the norm, so that students feel welcome and develop an understanding of other cultures that will prepare them for engagement in today's global economy. 
  • Want a sneak peek at LMP? View our "Griffin News Network" episodes on Youtube. Just click on this link to get an inside scoop of all the happenings at Lake Mary Prep. https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCbWc3Pc2vXVl3fl-R65f0vw
  • LD types supported: mild learning differences
  • School accreditations: The Association for the Advancement of International Education (AAIE), The Florida Council of Independent Schools (FCIS), Florida Kindergarten Council (FKC), AdvancEd, Southern Association of Independent Schools (SAIS)
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