Ben Lippen School

Private School
7401 Monticello Rd
Columbia, SC 29203
Richland County
(803) 807-4106

Religious Affiliation
Other religious

Co-Ed Status
Coed

Associations

  • Other school associations
  • State or regional independent school association
  • The Association of Boarding Schools



Ben Lippen School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Ben Lippen School Students by Grade
PK 23
K 32
1 33
2 31
3 35
4 29
5 44
6 61
7 52
8 67
9 83
10 96
11 79
12 82

Ben Lippen School is a private elementary school located in Columbia, SC and enrolls 747 students in grades Kindergarten through 8th. Ben Lippen School is the 8th largest private school in South Carolina and the 409th largest nationally. It has 13.0 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 747
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 13:1
Full Time Teachers: 49

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Ben Lippen School Students by Gender

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 Male 381
(51%)
1,817
(32%)
 Female 366
(49%)
3,838
(68%)

Ben Lippen School Students by Ethnicity

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 White 567
(78%)
2,414
(63%)
 Asian 91
(13%)
176
(5%)
 Black 36
(5%)
786
(20%)
 Two or More 18
(2%)
343
(9%)
 Hispanic 10
(1%)
59
(2%)
 American Indian 2
(0%)
53
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
21
(1%)

Ben Lippen School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 782
2007 777
2009 844
2011 793
2013 735
2015 747

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 13
2007 13
2009 14
2011 14
2013 13
2015 13

Compare Ben Lippen School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,300.0% 13.0:1
 
1,443.1% 14.4:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 

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Private PK - 12 747 13:1  
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Public PK - 05 650 13.5:1 4 miles
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Public PK - 05 502 13.4:1 4 miles
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High Schools Elementary Schools

Public elementary school and private elementary school data obtained from the National Center for Education Statistics in the United States. The data displayed is from the most current sources available. For public schools this is the 2015-2016 school year. For private schools this is the 2015-2016 school year.

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