Good Shepherd Lutheran School

  • 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 16 students allows for our staff of 10 caring teachers to devote quality time for classroom instruction. 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.
  • Accredited through the Minnesota Non-Public School Accreditation Association (MNSAA)
  • Our school provides a safe and secure environment for all students.
  • 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 Students135 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
1%
State avg.: 18%
Students by Grade Good Shepherd Lutheran School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers10 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio14:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
30%
Average Class Size14 students
Classroom Dress CodeCasual
(Dress should be appropriate for witnessing one's life of faith.)

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost$5,650
Tuition NotesTuition assistance is available. Discounts apply for multiple siblings.
Acceptance Rate
95%
National avg.: 85%

Sports

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

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.7 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.Club or Organization:
Forensics Club, Lego Club

Arts and Music Programs:
Group Band and Individual Lessons, Junior Chimes, Junior Choir, Math Bowl, Spelling Bee

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 10 caring teachers to devote quality time for classroom instruction.
  • 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.
  • The school is accredited through the Minnesota Non-Public School Accreditation Association (MNSAA).
  • Our school provides a safe and secure environment for all students.
  • 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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    5.4 miles
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    Lakeville, MN 55044
    (952) 469-3332
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    4.4 miles
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    Lakeville, MN 55044
    (952) 953-4155
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  • Prior Lake
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    7.1 miles
    5690 Credit River Rd Se
    Prior Lake, MN 55372
    (952) 447-7527
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    6.6 miles
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    Prior Lake, MN 55372
    (952) 447-2117
    6.6 PK-4
    48
  • Rosemount
    Grades: PK-12 | 207 students
    5.9 miles
    14400 Diamond Path West
    Rosemount, MN 55068
    (651) 423-2272
    5.9 PK-12
    207

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