Good Shepherd Episcopal School

4207 Forest Hill Ave,
Richmond, VA, 23225-0232
Tel: (804)231-1452
Grades: K - 9 | 62 students
Good Shepherd Episcopal School challenges each child to achieve academic excellence within a nurturing, Christian environment that builds character and respect for all God's creation.
Good Shepherd Episcopal School challenges students with an academically rigorous, integrated curriculum that enhances core subjects with art, music, foreign language, technology, physical fitness, and extracurricular activities.
We provides a Christian community that honors, celebrates and worships God within the Episcopal tradition in cooperation with the Church.
Good Shepherd's mission is "to know Christ and make him known".
We develops intellectual curiosity, critical thinking, and a lifelong love of learning.
We fosters spiritual, physical, cultural and social development within a nurturing and loving environment.
We seeks to develop student citizens by balancing self-confidence with responsibility and compassion, leadership with cooperation, intellectual challenge with social acceptance and tolerance.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Association of Episcopal Schools (NAES)
National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS)
Religious Affiliation Episcopal
Grades Offered Grades Kindergarten - 9

Student Body

Total Students 62 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 22%
State avg.: 24%
Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 16 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 4:1
National avg.: 13:1
Admission Deadline None / Rolling

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Veritas School (0.9 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Richmond Waldorf School (0.6 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Richmond Waldorf School (0.6 miles away)
 All Schools  |High Schools High Schools  |Elementary Schools Elementary Schools  |Preschools Preschools  |Public Schools Public Schools 
Show me:
  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Richmond Richmond Waldorf School
    Waldorf School
    1000 Westover Hills Blvd.
    Richmond , VA , 23225
    (804)377-8024
    Waldorf School
    0.6  mi  |  143  students  |  Gr.  PK-8
  • Richmond
    Ephesus Sda School
    (Seventh-Day Adventist)
    3700 Midlothian Tpke
    Richmond , VA , 23224
    (804)233-4582
    (Seventh-Day Adventist)
    0.6  mi  |  69  students  |  Gr.  PK-9
  • Richmond
    Veritas School    
    (Christian)
    3400 Brook Road
    Richmond , VA , 23227
    (804)272-9517
    (Christian)
    0.9  mi  |  329  students  |  Gr.  PK-12
  • Richmond
    Genesis Preparatory Academy
    (Christian)
    214 Cowardin Avenue
    Richmond , VA , 23224
    (804)231-1786
    (Christian)
    1.6  mi  |  62  students  |  Gr.  PK-6
  • Richmond
    Kindom Village    
    (Methodist)
    5263 Warwick Rd
    Richmond , VA , 23224
    (804)232-9900
    (Methodist)
    1.8  mi  |  26  students  |  Gr.  PK-5

School Reviews

Reviews should be a few sentences in length. Please include any comments on:

  • Quality of academic programs, teachers, and facilities
  • Availability of music, art, sports and other extracurricular activities
  • Academic or athletic awards

I am a:

Email: (we will not reveal your email)

Your review:

Would you recommend this school?         Add School Reviews - Recommended Yes    

 I give permission to post this review online for other visitors to read.

Area Statistics

Recent Articles
Choosing a School: 10 Things Which Matter To Parents
Choosing a School: 10 Things Which Matter To Parents
Never lose sight of why you are planning to send your child to private school. This list of ten considerations will help you focus on the things which matter.
3 Tips for an Effective Private School Job Search
Use these tips to tweak your job search strategies as you seek employment in a private school.
5 Financial Aid DOs and DONTs
Part of the private school selection process is financial aid. We point out five issues about which you should be aware.
Request Information
I am a: Parent   Student  
Email:
Parent or guardian name:
First name:
Middle name:
Last name:
Student date of birth:
Student is:
Male   Female  
Currently grade:
Seeking entry grade:
Target start date:
Name of current school:
School type:
Public   Private   Parochial  
Applying for financial aid?:
Yes   No   Don't Know  

Please describe academic, athletic, and extracurricular interests of the student.

Address:
City:
Country:
State:
Zip:

(enter "N/A" if not applicable)
Phone:

Allow other schools to send me information. Share your information with all schools on our site and let them send you brochures.

Save this data and create your user profile. Create your own user account so you don't have to re-type your user data each time you request information.You'll also be able to track your information requests, get reminded of application dates, and more!