Good Shepherd School

145 Jersey Ave S
Minneapolis, MN 55426-0554
Tel: (763)545-4285
Grades: K-6 | 304 students
Good Shepherd School is a unique Catholic community dedicated to the spiritual development of the whole child.
Serving 300 students from several Twin Cities communities, its teachers and administrators strive to foster the moral, intellectual, emotional, social and physical growth of each individual by providing quality Catholic education.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
Religious Affiliation Roman Catholic
Grades Offered Grades Kindergarten-6
ADD/ADHD Support Yes
Learning Difference Programs Yes
Year Founded 1959

Student Body

Total Students 304 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
State avg.: 19%
Students by Grade Good Shepherd School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 19 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 16:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
Average Class Size 24 students
Classroom Dress Code Formal
(gray uniform pants, plaid jumper, white shirt)

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Admissions Associate Julie Starosta


Total Sports Offered 3 sports
Sports Basketball, Soccer, VolleyballBasketballSoccer,


Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 7 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. Boy Scouts, Chess Club, Girl Scouts, Lego Robotics, Math Club, Running Club, Ski Club Boy Scouts, Chess Club, Girl Scouts, Lego Robotics, Math Club, Running Club, Ski Club,

School Notes

  • Good Shepherd School Offers: * Full Day Kindergarten * 24 students in a classroom * Before and After School Care Program * Principal with over 25 years experience in education* 15 of 18 teachers with Master's Degree * Comprehensive Computer Lab * Music, Phy. Ed, Spanish, and Computer classes * Opportunities for one-on-one tutoring * Hot Lunch Program * Numerous clubs, sports teams, and activities * A fun and challenging place to learn

Nearby Private Schools

The nearest high school is Breck School (1.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Flagship Academy (1 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Calvary Prekindergarten (0.8 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Minneapolis
    Calvary Prekindergarten
    Daycare / Preschool (Other Lutheran)
    Grades: PK | 100 students
    0.8 miles
    7520 Golden Valley Road
    Minneapolis, MN 55427
  • Minneapolis
    Grades: K-9 | 8 students
    1 miles
    6800 Cedar Lake Rd S
    Minneapolis, MN 55426
  • Minneapolis
    Breck School
    Grades: PK-12 | 1131 students
    1.3 miles
    123 Ottawa Ave N
    Minneapolis, MN 55422
  • Minneapolis
    Grades: 7-12 | 1138 students
    1.7 miles
    2501 Highway 100 S
    Minneapolis, MN 55416
  • Minneapolis
    King Of Grace Lutheran School
    (Wisconsin Evangelical Lutheran Synod)
    Grades: PK-8 | 241 students
    1.7 miles
    6000 Duluth Street
    Minneapolis, MN 55422

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The average private school tuition in Minneapolis, MN is $5,539 for elementary schools and $13,350 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
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