Lake Mary Preparatory School
Lake Mary Preparatory School is located in Lake Mary, FL and is a coeducational boarding school for grades 9-12. Their mission is to ignite students’ full potential and to prepare them for entry into the college or university of their choice. Students at LMP are eager to learn and focused. LMP encouraged questions, rewards curiosity and promotes free exchange of ideas. LMP offers a full array of activities that help develop the whole child with advanced academics, arts, physical education, competitive athletics, extracurricular activities and community service opportunities. The feeling of family is apparent at LMP, students know their teachers are working on their behalf and the cross-cultural friendships are the norm as new students are greeted warmly. LMP’s affiliation with the Meritas Family of Schools provides teachers with proven educational best practices, making it possible for students to have a range of opportunities. The education plan includes: foundational teaching protocols, including essential questions, vocabulary and daily assessments, differentiated instruction, emphasis on the mastery of writing, problem solving, critical thinking and higher order reasoning. LMP has consistent feedback and collaboration with parents.
The athletic program at LMP provides quality athletic programs for the growing student body while promoting sportsmanship. Some of the sports offered are: soccer, basketball, flag football, dodge ball, cross country, golf and more.
The fine arts program at LMP provides students with powerful vehicles for self-expression, reflection and creativity. They encourage their students to pursue the creative area of their choice, whether it is acting, singing, playing an instrument or the visual arts. Course offerings include Two and Three Dimensional Design, Graphic Design, Ceramics, Broadcasting, Film, Instrumental Music and Dance. Exposure to the arts comes through local field trips, visiting artists and trips abroad.
Community Service at LMP reflects their deep belief that we are our best and truest selves when helping others. They do this as they grant a wish for a sick child, hold concerts in hospitals or perform other acts of kindness. Four days a year are devoted to community service, from packing goods for earthquakes victims, to planting flowers at a nursing home, and stuffing 8,000 envelopes for the MS150 Bike Rice.
Student capacity: 650
Student/staff ratio: 1:14
Extra info: Lake Mary Preparatory School offers International Student