Good Shepherd Catholic Regional School

  • Good Shepherd Catholic is a parochial elementary school for pre-K3 through 8th grade students, serving families in Abington and Upper Dublin Townships and surrounding communities. GSC is a school with a strong Catholic identity and an emphasis on developing a student's potential for learning within a supportive community that responds to the needs of others.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
MSA-CESS Middle States Association Commissions on Elementary and Secondary Schools
Religious AffiliationRoman Catholic
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8
Year Founded2010

Student Body

Total Students176 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
23%
State avg.: 23%
Students by Grade Good Shepherd Catholic Regional School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers14 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio13:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
20%
Average Class Size17 students
Classroom Dress CodeFormal

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Tuition NotesFor Tuition and Enrollment Information, please view our school website, www.gscregional.org.
Average Financial Aid Grant$1,000
Acceptance Rate
95%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions DirectorAdvancement Director

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.5 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.Club or Organization:
Grades 6 - 8, GSC National Junior Honor Society, GSC Student Public Speaking / Debate Program - Grades 5 - 8

Arts and Music Programs:
Grades PreK - 8, GSC Student Music and Theater Program - Three Annual Staged Productions

School Notes

  • Good Shepherd Catholic is a parochial elementary school for pre-K3 through 8th grade students, serving families in Abington and Upper Dublin Townships and surrounding communities. GSC is a school with a strong Catholic identity and an emphasis on developing a student's potential for learning within a supportive community that responds to the needs of others.
  • GSC is accredited by the Middle States Association of Colleges and Schools' Commission on Elementary Schools (MSA-CES).

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An amazing school community that welcomes everyone with open arms. Superior teachers who educate the whole child. There is always an extra-curricular activity to sign up for both physical and educational. We are so glad that we chose GSC.
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