Shepherd Of The Hills Lutheran School

  • Shepherd of the Hills Lutheran School and Child Care is a community of parents, staff and children working together to foster Christ-like qualities in all we pursue: Spiritual growth, academic excellence, physical, emotional and social development.

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School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.Other religious school association(s)
Religious AffiliationLutheran Church Missouri Synod
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8
Awards Blue Ribbon School - Selected in 2004

Student Body

Total Students277 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
49%
State avg.: 38%
Students by Grade Shepherd Of The Hills Lutheran School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers22 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio13:1
National avg.: 13:1

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • San Antonio
    Grades: PK-12 | 180 students
    3.7 miles
    7760 Prue Rd
    San Antonio, TX 78249
    (210) 265-8166
    3.7 PK-12
    180
  • San Antonio
    Grades: PK-12 | 88 students
    7.3 miles
    6622 Highway 90 W
    San Antonio, TX 78227
    (210) 679-6001
    7.3 PK-12
    88
  • San Antonio
    Grades: PK-8 | 527 students
    4 miles
    6900 West Avenue
    San Antonio, TX 78213
    (210) 342-4263
    4 PK-8
    527
  • San Antonio
    Grades: PK-8 | 217 students
    6.5 miles
    15 St. Lukes Lane
    San Antonio, TX 78209
    (210) 826-0664
    6.5 PK-8
    217
  • San Antonio
    Grades: PK-5 | 118 students
    9.9 miles
    1416 North Loop 1604 East
    San Antonio, TX 78232
    (210) 494-3509
    9.9 PK-5
    118

School Reviews

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I placed my child in SHLS after a dismal experience in our assigned elementary school. Now both kids attend Shepherd and I'm so happy with their progress. It's a small school, ideal for nurturing the spirit and the mind. The expectations are high, but the faculty and staff help students reach those standards. I've heard others comment on bullying, but I think this is a function of the age group and definitely not any worse than what we experienced in public school, which was a major reason we pulled out oldest. Most of what we experience at Shepherd is standard boyish competitive behavior which doesn't seem to occur in the older elementary/middle school ages. Sports are incorporated starting in K and it's about learning, not winning. Love the school and will keep our kids there for as long as we live in San Antonio.
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