St. Lukes Dayschool Of Good Shepherd

  • St. Luke's Dayschool opened in 1973 to provide quality child care to working families in the Northeast.
  • We operate as a non-profit, non-sectarian organization, and enroll without regard to creed, national origin, race, religious preference or sex.
  • We provide a fun, dafe, academic program for children ages three to five.
  • We began the Start with Stars in the Spring of 2005, and quickly received our Star One designation.
  • We are currently working on our Star Two designation, but have stalled a bit in order to receive a second Star One Fiscal Grant.
  • We believe the world of children is one of wonder and curiosity that should be explored fully by all children.
  • At St. Luke's, we strive to provide an environment that allows the whole child to develop: emotionally, physically, cognitively, and mentally.
  • We encourage children to be creative and responsible beings so that they can develop into healthy, responsible individuals.
  • Our goal is to provide parents with a warm, caring environment for their most precious possessions.
  • We give the children love and nurturing we would expect others to give our own children.
  • We mend boo boos, nurse sicknesses and give hugs to comfort as needed.
  • We foster an atmosphere of mutual respect, trust and open, honest communication for all families within the center.

School Overview

School TypeEarly Childhood / Day Care
Grades OfferedGrades Nursery/Preschool-Prekindergarten
Year Founded1973

Student Body

Total Students36 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
15%
State avg.: 23%

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers10 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio4:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size16 students
Classroom Dress CodeCasual
(We do require children to wear closed toe shoe/sneakers all year long. )

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Tuition NotesClassroom PT Rate/FT Rate Infant/Young Toddler $200/$250 Older Toddler/Young Preschool $193/$240 Preschool/Pre-K $185/$230*We also accept CCIS/Subsidy Care

Sports

Total Sports Offered2 sports
SportsMartial Arts, SoccerMartial ArtsSoccer,

School Notes

  • St. Luke's Dayschool opened in 1973 to provide quality child care to working families in the Northeast. We operate as a non-profit, non-sectarian organization, and enroll without regard to creed, national origin, race, religious preference or sex. We provide a fun, dafe, academic program for children ages three to five. We began the Start with Stars in the Spring of 2005, and quickly received our Star One designation. We are currently working on our Star Two designation, but have stalled a bit in order to receive a second Star One Fiscal Grant. We believe the world of children is one of wonder and curiosity that should be explored fully by all children. At St. Luke's, we strive to provide an environment that allows the whole child to develop: emotionally, physically, cognitively, and mentally. We encourage children to be creative and responsible beings so that they can develop into healthy, responsible individuals. Our goal is to provide parents with a warm, caring environment for their most precious possessions. We give the children love and nurturing we would expect others to give our own children. We mend boo boos, nurse sicknesses and give hugs to comfort as needed. We foster an atmosphere of mutual respect, trust and open, honest communication for all families within the center.

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    Grades: PK-8 | 938 students
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    11023 Kipling Ln
    Philadelphia, PA 19154
    (215) 632-1342
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