Good Shepherd Episcopal School

  • Good Shepherd Episcopal School is for K-8 students who are embarking on a college preparatory track. Our small classes and dedicated faculty provide a wonderful learning environment. Good Shepherd students do much in addition to their daily academics. They sing and play violins and cellos, they learn Spanish, they pray daily and go to chapel weekly, they do art, they salute the flag in the mornings, and they participate in a robust physical education program.

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School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.National Association of Episcopal Schools (NAES)
Religious AffiliationEpiscopal
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-8
Year Founded1963

Student Body

Total Students39 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
State avg.: 44%
Students by Grade Good Shepherd Episcopal School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers7 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio6:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
Average Class Size10 students
Classroom Dress CodeCasual
(Khaki bottoms, polo top (blue, red, or white) with school crest)

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost$7,875
Tuition NotesKindergarten tuition is $6490Application, registration, and materials fees apply - see website.
Admissions DirectorGreg Summers

School Notes

  • As an Episcopal school, we are open to students of various faith backgrounds.  A core value of Episcopal schools is valuing the dignity of every human being, and we strive to do that here. Although the school is for K-8 students, Good Shepherd also has a preschool for infants through pre-kindergarten.  Together, the school and preschool are able to serve a child from the age of 6 weeks until completing the 8th grade at 13 or 14 years of age.  Please come and visit us at Good Shepherd Episcopal School and see firsthand how we provide education in mind, body, and spirit in the heart of Punta Gorda.  We look forward to welcoming you!
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Port Charlotte
    Grades: PK-12 | 292 students
    7.4 miles
    20035 Quesada Ave
    Port Charlotte, FL 33952
    (941) 625-8977
    7.4 PK-12
  • Port Charlotte
    Grades: PK-8 | 258 students
    5.2 miles
    21505 Augusta Avenue
    Port Charlotte, FL 33952
    (941) 625-5533
    5.2 PK-8
  • Punta Gorda
    Port Charlotte Adventist School
    (Seventh Day Adventist)
    Grades: K-10 | 84 students
    5.3 miles
    2100 Loveland Blvd
    Punta Gorda, FL 33980
    (941) 625-5237
    5.3 K-10
  • Port Charlotte
    Grades: PK-8 | 212 students
    7 miles
    365 Orlando Blvd
    Port Charlotte, FL 33954
    (941) 764-7673
    7 PK-8

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Good Shepherd has been a light in the dark for my son. The extra attention and focus on his individual success has been amazing. This school has a warm family atmosphere, promoting strong morals and confident kindness. Worth every penny!!!
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