The Good Shepherd Catholic Montessori

  • The mission of Good Shepherd Catholic Montessori School is to offer an outstanding education to children ages 3-14 in an atmosphere faithful to the teachings of the Catholic Church.
  • Good Shepherd Catholic Montessori School uniquely integrates the proven success of a Montessori education with children's spiritual and moral formation.
  • Using the philosophy and techniques of the Montessori approach, including religious education through the Catechesis of the Good Shepherd, we enable your child to develop as a well-integrated human being: spiritually, intellectually, socially, physically, and emotionally.
  • Good Shepherd Catholic Montessori strives to make its unique educational opportunities affordable to many families who could not otherwise afford a private Montessori education.
  • We accomplish this by carefully controlling tuition costs, offering significant sibling discounts, and working to enlarge an existing scholarship fund.

School Overview

School TypeMontessori School
School Membership(s)School Assoc.American Montessori Society (AMS)
Religious AffiliationRoman Catholic
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8
Learning Difference ProgramsYes
Learning Programs SupportedDyslexia, Verbal Processing, Speech, some autism
Year Founded1998

Student Body

Total Students203 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
6%
State avg.: 19%
Students by Grade The Good Shepherd Catholic Montessori Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers16 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio13:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
60%

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling

Sports

Total Sports Offered3 sports
SportsBasketball, Soccer, VolleyballBasketballSoccer,
Volleyball

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.4 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.Boy Scouts, Choir, Destination Imagination, Drama Club

School Notes

  • Good Shepherd Catholic Montessori uses some of the best educational practices:
  • Excellence in Writing: a superb program to help children develop strong writing skills
  • Spanish: all children take 3 Spanish classes per week starting at age 3
  • Orton-Gillingham Language: our teachers have special training to apply this premier method for systematic instruction in spelling and reading.
  • Arts Residencies: an annual program with the Ohio Arts Council brings artists of various disciplines to our school for multi-week residencies with students
  • Orff Music Program: a hands-on approach to music education
  • Virtues Program: to help our students develop life-long habits of virtue Plus much more
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  • Cincinnati
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    (513) 742-5800
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  • Cincinnati
    Mercy Montessori Center
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    Grades: PK-8 | 290 students
    6.1 miles
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    (513) 475-6700
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    290
  • Cincinnati
    St Boniface School
    (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: PK-8 | 208 students
    9.2 miles
    4305 Pitts Avenue
    Cincinnati, OH 45223
    (513) 541-5122
    9.2 PK-8
    208
  • Cincinnati
    Grades: K-8 | 167 students
    11.7 miles
    3324 Wunder Ave
    Cincinnati, OH 45211
    (513) 481-7683
    11.7 K-8
    167
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    Grades: PK-6 | 130 students
    10.5 miles
    927 Obannonville Rd
    Loveland, OH 45140
    (513) 683-4757
    10.5 PK-6
    130

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