Good Shepherd School

  • Good Shepherd Center operates within the framework and heritage of the Sisters of the Good Shepherd.
  • The Sisters opened the first House of the Good Shepherd in Maryland in 1864.
  • The Sisters of the Good Shepherd were founded by St. Mary Euphrasia Pelletier (1796-1868) who founded 110 houses in her lifetime to help girls and women in crisis.
  • The Good Shepherd Center provides a continuum of services that combines treatment, residential and educational services for adolescent girls and their families who are experiencing personal, family and societal conflicts.
  • With over 140 years of experience, the Good Shepherd Center has served over 30,000 girls and their families in Maryland.
  • All of the Good Shepherd programs are built upon a philosophy which is focused on the uniqueness and value of the person.
  • It is concerned with human potential, its individuality and self-confidence in coping effectively with daily living.
  • Good Shepherd's professional, competent and caring staff provide an atmosphere of understanding acceptance and an invitation to growth.
  • Each member attempts to open new vistas of hope for each girl and her family.

School Overview

School TypeSpecial Education School
School Membership(s)School Assoc.Other religious school association(s)
Other school association(s)
Grades OfferedGrades 8-12

Student Body

Total Students93 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
64%
State avg.: 33%
Students by GradeGood Shepherd School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers18 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio5:1
National avg.: 13:1

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
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