school Good Shepherd Lutheran School is a fully accreditated school offering programs in early childhood for children ages 6 weeks through VPK and summer camp.  The whole child is the focus at GSLC&S.  Children are nurtured in all aspects of growth and development: social, emotional, physical, cognitive, and spiritual.   Having your child be confident in themselves as a child of God, going forth with a firm foundation in  academics, and being able to learn and explore in a safe and loving environment is what Good Shepherd Lutheran Church and School is about.  Class sizes are intentionally kept small and are staffed with qualified and experienced teachers.

Please call the school office at 941-922-8164 or

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Our Mission:

Good Shepherd Lutheran Church and School is a welcoming, Christ-centered family, dedicated to sharing our love and faith.

Our Philosophy:

Good Shepherd Lutheran School is an integral part of Goos Shepherd Lutheran Church’s mission and ministry. Good Shepherd Lutheran School is dedicated to welcoming all children and their families by teaching God’s love and grace, in a safe loving environment, through a strong, age-appropriate, academic program. In partnership with the families, we strive to develop the physical, cognitive, social, emotional, and spiritual growth of each child through a play based learning approach.