Good Shepherd Christian Academy

Tel: (781)934-6007
Grades: PK-8 | 90 students
Good Shepherd Christian Academy provides quality private education at very an affordable tuition within a distinctly Christian framework.
Students are taught by experienced, loving, and qualified teachers.
Our low student-teacher ratio of 15:1 contributes to a classroom learning environment is that enriching, challenging, individualized, and safe.
Students from many different background find that GSCA is a "home" as well as school.
Because God is the source of all good things, our students learn to value all subjects and see education as a marvelous process of discovering more about the world around and within themselves.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. Association of Christian Schools International (ACSI)
Religious Affiliation Baptist
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten-8

Student Body

Total Students 90 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
State avg.: 25%
Students by Grade Good Shepherd Christian Academy Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 11 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 8:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size 12 students

Finances and Admission

Yearly Tuition Cost $4,750
Tuition Notes Academy tuition (kindergarten-5th) is $4,750, Middle school tuition is $5,000. There are "second child," "early pay," and "church member" discounts available.
% on Financial Aid
Acceptance Rate
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director Dr. Jay Lowder


Total Sports Offered 1 sports
Sports SoccerSoccer


Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 5 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. Music, Art, Spanish, Physical Education, and Keyboarding (Typing) classes Music, Art, Spanish, Physical Education,
and Keyboarding (Typing) classes,

School Notes:

  • All full-time academy teachers have either obtained Massachusetts certification or are nearing completion of their certification. For Good Shepherd, this means that our teachers have met the high standards required for this honor. Our teachers have chosen to teach for significantly less pay than they could be earning by teaching in public schools, because they believe that teaching is a high calling and a worthwhile investment. They balance a commitment to academy excellence with the priority of spiritual and social development.

Profile last updated: 09/02/2014

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Sacred Heart Early Childhood Center (4.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Bay Farm Montessori Academy (0.6 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Bay Farm Montessori Academy (0.6 miles away)
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  • Duxbury
    Grades: PK-8 | 197 students
    0.6 miles
    145 Loring Street
    Duxbury, MA 02332
  • Kingston
    Wooded Acres Child Care LLC
    Daycare / Preschool
    Grades: NS-PK | 65 students
    1.7 miles
    168 Main Street
    Kingston, MA 02364
  • Kingston
    Sacred Heart Early Childhood Center
    Daycare / Preschool (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: NS-12 | 110 students
    4.3 miles
    251 Bishops Highway
    Kingston, MA 02364
  • Kingston
    Grades: NS-12 | 755 students
    4.4 miles
    329 Bishops Hwy
    Kingston, MA 02364
  • Kingston
    Sacred Heart High School
    (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: NS-12 | 755 students
    4.5 miles
    399 Bishops Highway
    Kingston, MA 02364

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