Good Shepherd Lutheran School

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  • Founded in 1980, Good Shepherd Lutheran School offers a well-rounded elementary education taught in the light of God`s Word within an intimate setting.
  • The average classroom size of 14 students allows for our staff of seven caring teachers to devote quality time to every child`s individual abilities. Our students consistently score higher on standardized tests than their public school counterparts.
  • A family-friendly atmosphere is evidence of many active and involved parents.
  • This contributes to the success of each child in reaching their full potential.
  • At Good Shepherd we take very seriously the privilege, challenge and responsibility entrusted to us when assisting parents in providing a Christian education for their children.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.Wisconsin Evangelical Lutheran Synod School Accreditation (WELSSA)
Religious AffiliationWisconsin Evangelical Lutheran Synod
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8
Year Founded1980

Student Body

Total Students118 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
5%
State avg.: 18%
Students by GradeGood Shepherd Lutheran School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers6 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio20:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
36%
Average Class Size20 students
Classroom Dress CodeCasual
(Dress should be appropriate for witnessing one\)

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost$4,000
Tuition NotesTuition assistance is available. Discounts apply for multiple siblings.

Sports

Total Sports Offered8 sports
SportsBasketball, Bowling, Cheering, Cross Country, Soccer, Softball, Track and Field, VolleyballBasketballBowling,
CheeringCross Country,
SoccerSoftball,
Track and FieldVolleyball,

School Notes

  • Founded in 1980, Good Shepherd Lutheran School offers a well-rounded elementary education taught in the light of God`s Word within an intimate setting. The average classroom size of 14 students allows for our staff of seven caring teachers to devote quality time to every child`s individual abilities. Our students consistently score higher on standardized tests than their public school counterparts. A family-friendly atmosphere is evidence of many active and involved parents. This contributes to the success of each child in reaching their full potential. At Good Shepherd we take very seriously the privilege, challenge and responsibility entrusted to us when assisting parents in providing a Christian education for their children.
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