Welcome to Good Shepherd Christian Academy

We are delighted that you are interested in joining our learning community.  Please know that we accept applications on a rolling basis until all classes are full.  Applications for the 2018-2019 school year are being accepted.  Below, please find an overview of the application and enrollment processes, a list of tuition costs and fees, and an overview of our scholarship and discount programs.

Application Process

  • Step 1 - Appointment: Call our school office to make an appointment for a tour of our campus and a meeting with the school administration.  
  • Step 2 - Application: Make application for enrollment by completing the registration form hosted on the Resources webpage and returning it to the GSCA office along with the non-refundable registration fee of $75.00.  (There is a $100 deposit required to hold a place for each admitted child that will will be applied to the first month’s tuition payment.)
  • Step 3 - Interview: Participate in an interview with the school administration.
  • Step 4 - Placement Test: Students entering all grades higher than Kindergarten complete an assessment that helps the faculty and staff determine class placement.
  • Step 5 - Records: Transfer students/parents submit a signed “Request for Records” form, which can be obtained through the school office.  Parents also supply the GSCA office with copies of the birth certificate, medical/immunization records, and records from schools previously attended.  
  • Step 6 - Decision: Parents are promptly notified of the decision regarding enrollment. (Enrollment is open to children on a rolling and first-come basis.)

tuition rates for 2018-19

  • Infant Full-Day (7:00am-6:00pm) and Half-Day (8:30am-12:30pm) Rates

    • 2 full-days/wk $590/mo;   2 half-days/wk $330/mo
    • 3 full-days/wk $750/mo;   3 half-days/wk $495/mo
    • 5 full-days/wk $895/mo;   5 half-days/wk $590/mo
  • Toddler Full-Day (7:00am-6:00pm) and Half-Day (8:30am-12:30pm) Rates
    • 2 full-days/wk $345/mo;   2 half-days/wk $140/mo
    • 3 full-days/wk $460/mo;   3 half-days/wk $210/mo
    • 5 full-days/wk $520/mo;   5 half-days/wk $345/mo
  • Preschool Full-Day (8:30am-3:30pm) and Half-Day (8:30am-12:30pm) Rates
    (min. of 3 half-days for 3-yr olds;  min. of 5 half-days for 4-yr olds)
    • 2 full-days/wk $345/mo;   2 half-days/wk $140/mo
    • 3 full-days/wk $460/mo;   3 half-days/wk $210/mo
    • 4 full-days/wk $470/mo;   4 half-days/wk $280/mo
    • 5 full-days/wk $520/mo;   5 half-days/wk $345/mo
  • Kindergarten to Grade 4 -- $5,512.92 per year ($459.41 per month)
  • Grade 5 to Grade 8 -- $5,881.74 per year ($490.15 per month)
  • Grade 9 to Grade 12 -- $250 per month, plus curriculum costs and activity fees

financial aid

  • Tuition Waiver for Pastors -- Ordained pastors serving full-time receive a 50% tuition waiver for a maximum of two children.
  • Multiple Child Discount -- Families with multiple children enrolled at GSCA receive a 5% discount on tuition costs.
  • Payment in Full Discount -- Families who pay their annual tuition by September 1st receive a $100 discount per child.
  • Need-Based Support -- Families who demonstrate need for tuition assistance may apply for additional tuition reductions.*

Please contact the school office for additional information regarding eligibility and application details for need-based support.