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The Smith Family

Why did you make the switch to Ben Lippen School? We made the switch to Ben Lippen because we were impressed with the close-knit environment and the attentiveness of the teachers and staff.

Was there anything specific about Ben Lippen that influenced your decision to come here? The open house was a deciding factor along with our initial meeting with Mr. Russell. Everyone was genuine and pleasant to be around. We felt God’s presence on campus.

What grade was your child in when you made the switch? Did his grade influence your decision at all? Our son was a rising 10th grader. In high school, kids are very impressionable and we wanted his school environment to be similar to our home structure and values. So, yes, his grade was an influencing factor.

What campus does your child attend and what makes that campus unique and special to your family? Our son attends the Monticello Road upper school campus. The campus is safe and not overwhelming like some of the larger high schools.

Smith FamilyHas Ben Lippen School lived up to your expectations? Ben Lippen has been everything we expected and more. The teachers are very responsive and really care about our son’s success. They help him maximize his potential. His coaches have also been great role models and leaders in discipleship.

How has Ben Lippen helped your child thrive? Our son is thriving spiritually, academically, and athletically. He is also learning to be a servant leader.

What advice would you give families who are considering Ben Lippen School? I would advise everyone to consider Ben Lippen School for their children. You will be able to see their “little light” shine bright.

What do you like best about Ben Lippen School? I like the family environment. Our son has been able to be himself without having to conform to the newest trends or cultural fads.

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