• Graduating Christian Scholars
    Graduating Christian Scholars The Class of 2016 earned $7 million in renewable scholarships and grants to colleges and universities around the country.
  • Achieving Excellence
    Achieving Excellence Student athletes are tested and true character is then revealed.
  • Challenging Minds
    Challenging Minds Our small classes allow for personal attention to all students.

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Ben Lippen School educates Pre-K through 12th grade students from a Christian perspective, providing a superior educational experience that is unlike any other in the area. Students are encouraged to pursue and develop their interests and talents, while high expectations and rigor encourage them to think critically and analytically. Small class sizes allow for personalized attention by our excellent faculty.

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Ben Lippen School

Ben Lippen High School
Providing a biblically integrated curriculum, within a culturally diverse learning community.

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Ben Lippen Lower School
Training emerging Christian scholars to know Jesus and develop the knowledge, skills, habits and values that prepare them to soar.

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Ben Lippen Boarding Program
Providing a global learning community built around integrity, responsibility, and respect.

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Ben Lippen Athletic Program
Expanding our athletic program into a new era of excellence where students work with coaches who have a passion for striving to be the best!

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Featured Faculty and Staff

  • Zagata, Sheri - Upper School Administrative Assistant +

    Name: Sheri Zagata

    Title: Upper School Administrative Assistant

    Joined Ben Lippen Team: 2010

    Education: Capernwray Hall - Bible Certificate; University of Delaware - B.A. in Science & Human Resources; Roberts Wesleyan College - Masters in Social Work

    Contact Information: Sheri.Zagata@BenLippen.com

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  • Grover, Nan - Science +

    Name: Nan Grover

    Teaches: Science Academic Dean; College Prep and AP Biology, Marine Biology

    Joined Ben Lippen Team: 2013

    Education: Asbury College - B.A. in Biology Education; University of North Carolina-Charlotte - M.Ed. in Secondary Education specializing in Biology

    Contact Information: Nan.Grover@BenLippen.com

    Website: science.benlippen.me

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  • Gilpatrick, Marty & Beverly - Houseparents +

    Names: Marty & Beverly Gilpatrick

    Title: Houseparents 1A (boys)

    Joined Ben Lippen Team:


    Contact Information: Marty.Gilpatrick@BenLippen.com, Beverly.Gilpatrick@BenLippen.com

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  • Plunkett, Will - History +

    Name: Will Plunkett

    Teaches: History

    Joined Ben Lippen Team: 2015


    Contact Information: Will.Plunkett@BenLippen.com

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  • Lehman, Grace - K, SAR Campus +

    Name: Grace Lehman

    Teaches: Kindergarten, SAR Campus

    Joined Ben Lippen Team: 1990

    Education: Western Carolina University - Certified by the Private Schools National Teachers Certification Program

    Contact Information: Grace.Lehman@BenLippen.com

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