Admission 2nd-8th Grade

Grade Placement Criteria

Students must be 5 years old on or before August 1.

First Grade
Students must have successfully completed kindergarten.

Second - Seventh Grades
Students must have successfully completed the previous grade.

Non-Discrimination Policy

Shepherd Christian School does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national and/or ethic origin.

Application Process

  1. Fill out an application for the intended program.
         K-8 Application
           Extended Care Application can be received by calling the office @ 614-471-9269

  2. Upon receipt of the application, a grade representative will schedule student testing (K-8) based on available classroom space. A $50.00 testing fee is due at the time of assessment.

  3. Approval of admission to Shepherd Christian School will be based on:

    • Student testing results

    • Previous years’ grade cards/progress reports

    • Acceptable completion of student forms

    • Parent and student interviews

    • Space available

  4. After student testing, enrollment decisions are made by the administration.

  5.  Completing the enrollment packet and academic fee is due within two weeks of acceptance.

  6. Payment of this fee secures the student's place in his/her grade.

  7. A student with academic, attendance, attitudinal, disciplinary or psychological problems may be refused admission to Shepherd Christian School. 

  8.  Enrollment application will need to be accepted first to be considered for the EdChoice scholarship,

  9. Any student transferring from another private school must have met all financial obligations to the previous school(s) before being enrolled at Shepherd Christian School.