Good Shepherd Academy

  • The mission of Good Shepherd Academy is to provide a sound foundation of Christian ethics and intellectual achievement, within an atmosphere of Gospel-centered values.
  • We consider it of utmost importance that each student be allowed to reach his/her best potential.
  • Good Shepher Academy commits itself to strengthen integrity, self-awareness, Catholic identity and respect for de dignity of each person.

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School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.Other school association(s)
Religious AffiliationRoman Catholic
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8

Student Body

Total Students325 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
49%
State avg.: 29%
Students by Grade Good Shepherd Academy Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers17 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio19:1
National avg.: 13:1

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Bloomfield
    Grades: NS-8 | 272 students
    1.8 miles
    50 Byrd Ave
    Bloomfield, NJ 07003
    (973) 338-8505
    1.8 NS-8
    272
  • Clifton
    Grades: PK-8 | 469 students
    4.6 miles
    797 Valley Rd
    Clifton, NJ 07013
    (973) 779-4700
    4.6 PK-8
    469
  • Montclair
    Montclair Cooperative School
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    Alternative School
    Grades: NS-8 | 204 students
    2.7 miles
    65 Chestnut Street
    Montclair, NJ 07042
    (973) 783-4955
    2.7 NS-8
    204
  • Montclair
    Grades: PK-12 | 1054 students
    3.2 miles
    201 Valley Road
    Montclair, NJ 07042
    (973) 746-9800
    3.2 PK-12
    1054
  • Union
    St Michael Parish School
    (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: PK-8 | 351 students
    9.5 miles
    1212 Kelly St
    Union, NJ 07083
    (908) 688-1063
    9.5 PK-8
    351

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The average private school tuition in New Jersey is $9,593 for elementary schools and $18,704 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in New Jersey is 79% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).