Good Shepherd Academy

Tel: (973)667-2049
  • 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.

School Overview

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

Student Body

Total Students255 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
53%
State avg.: 30%
Students by GradeGood Shepherd Academy Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers28 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio9:1
National avg.: 13:1
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