The Good Shepherd Catholic Montessori

     Tel: (513)271-4171
        
   
Grades: PK - 8 | 186 students
The mission of Good Shepherd Catholic Montessori School is to offer an outstanding education to children ages 3-14 in an atmosphere faithful to the teachings of the Catholic Church.
Good Shepherd Catholic Montessori School uniquely integrates the proven success of a Montessori education with children's spiritual and moral formation.
Using the philosophy and techniques of the Montessori approach, including religious education through the Catechesis of the Good Shepherd, we enable your child to develop as a well-integrated human being: spiritually, intellectually, socially, physically, and emotionally.
Good Shepherd Catholic Montessori strives to make its unique educational opportunities affordable to many families who could not otherwise afford a private Montessori education.
We accomplish this by carefully controlling tuition costs, offering significant sibling discounts, and working to enlarge an existing scholarship fund.

School Overview

School Type Montessori School
School Membership(s)School Assoc. American Montessori Society (AMS)
Religious Affiliation Roman Catholic
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten - 8
Learning Difference Programs Yes
Learning Programs Supported Dyslexia, Verbal Processing, Speech, some autism
Year Founded 1998

Student Body

Total Students 186 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 77%
State avg.: 22%
Students by Grade The Good Shepherd Catholic Montessori Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 22 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 10:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree 60%

Finances and Admission

Sports

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

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 4 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. Boy Scouts, Choir, Destination Imagination, Drama Club Boy Scouts, Choir, Drama Club, Destination Imagination,

School Notes:

  • Good Shepherd Catholic Montessori uses some of the best educational practices:
  • Excellence in Writing: a superb program to help children develop strong writing skills
  • Spanish: all children take 3 Spanish classes per week starting at age 3
  • Orton-Gillingham Language: our teachers have special training to apply this premier method for systematic instruction in spelling and reading.
  • Arts Residencies: an annual program with the Ohio Arts Council brings artists of various disciplines to our school for multi-week residencies with students
  • Orff Music Program: a hands-on approach to music education
  • Virtues Program: to help our students develop life-long habits of virtue Plus much more

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is The Seven Hills School (1.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Prince Of Peace School (0.7 miles away)
The nearest preschool is The Seven Hills School (1.8 miles away)
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  • CincinnatiPrince Of Peace School
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    (513)271-8288
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    0.7 mi | 141 students | Gr. KG-8                      
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    5400 Red Bank Road
    CincinnatiOH 45227
    (513)728-2400
    1.8 mi | 1049 students | Gr. PK-12                      
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    CincinnatiOH 45244
    (513)272-6822
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  • CincinnatiSt. Gertrude School
      (Roman Catholic)
    6543 Miami Ave
    CincinnatiOH 45243
    (513)561-8020
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    4115 Taylor Avenue
    CincinnatiOH 45209
    (513)533-6060
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    2.9 mi | 176 students | Gr. K-8                      

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