Take the Next Step with LCDS

We look forward to getting to know your child. LCDS classrooms are extraordinary places where caring teachers cultivate talent and nurture a lifelong love of learning. The Admission Office is here to help your family better understand your child’s learning style and identify the right social, personal, and academic fit. We seek to create an admission process that is filled with discovery and a careful assessment of your options. 

The Admission Process
The admission process can feel a little daunting at first, so let’s keep it simple. Here it is, step-by-step: 

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  • 1: Inquire

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  • 2: Visit & Tour

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  • 3: Apply

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  • 4: Notification

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  • 5: Enroll

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Important Application Dates

Open House
November 5, 2017
Early Childhood Playgroup
Saturday, December 3
Open House
Sunday, January 21, 2018
Testing Day
Saturday, February 3, 2018 (AM)
Early Childhood Playgroup
Saturday, February 3, 2018 (AM)
Testing Day
Saturday, April 7, 2018 (AM)
Merit Leadership Day
Saturday, April 7, 2018 (PM)

Application Deadlines

Priority 1 Application Deadline
February 3, 2018
Round 2 Application Deadline
April 7, 2018
*Applications are accepted
on a space available basis
after the Round 2 deadline*

Meet Our Admission Staff

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An independent, college-preparatory school founded in 1908, Lancaster Country Day School combines a rigorous curriculum with a supportive and encouraging faculty to ensure that every preschool-12th grade student receives the best education available. In addition to Lancaster, students come from Hershey, York and Reading to become part of our vibrant, high-spirited community.

Lancaster Country Day School © 2013

725 Hamilton Road
Lancaster, PA 17603
Phone: (717) 392-2916