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PK-8|Private
516 students
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School leader:  Andy Benscoter
9590 East Shea Boulevard
Scottsdale, AZ 85260

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(480) 860-1188
(480) 860-4152
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Best known for
"We are best known for sharing the love of Christ."

BASIC INFORMATION

  • Before / After care
    After, Before
  • Dress policy
    Uniforms
  • Facilities
    Cafeteria, Chapel / spiritual reflection center...
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PROGRAMS & CULTURE

  • Academic focus
    Religious
  • Arts
    Video and film production, Band...
  • World languages
    French, Chinese - Mandarin, Spanish
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50 reviews

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Overall:
Submitted by a community member · June 11, 2016
Have 3 children at Shepherd. 1st grade, 4th and 5th grade. Wonderful atmosphere of love in a Christian environment. Our children enjoy going to school and have been academically challenged and were sucessful. Partly due to the non threatening... more

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Submitted by a community member · May 16, 2016
This school is terrible and I do not recommend it, academics are terrible and the teachers are terrible, students are not prepared for high school at all!! There are not many kids in a grade at all. They are very religious and they are not afraid... more

Teacher effectiveness: Strongly agree
Submitted by a parent · August 03, 2015
The skills and ability of each child seems to be considered. Differentiation is provided for students who need remediation or more challenging work.

Amount of homework: Agree
Submitted by a parent · August 03, 2015
Teachers consider the appropriateness of homework and try to find a balance between family time and homework. As in any school, there may be times when students can be overwhelmed with projects and studying; however, this is a perfect opportunity... more

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Last modified: June 11, 2016
Last modified Shepherd Of The Desert Lutheran School is a Private school that serves grades PK-8
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