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Frequently Asked Questions

We are excited that you are here to learn more about Shepherd Christian School!  Below is a list of frequently asked questions that we have compiled for your reference.  As always, you can click the button below to email a specific question that is not covered.  We look forward to connecting with you!


This list is not exhaustive and will be updated as needed.  Be sure to visit our other tabs for descriptions on our program, philosophy, and our mission and vision at Shepherd Christian School in Chantilly, Virginia.


Our school day runs from 8am until 2:45pm for all grades including Kindergarteners.  Morning drop-off begins at 7:45am and students must be picked up from school no later than 3pm. 

Before & After-Care

Yes, beginning in the fall of 2024 we will offer Before-Care beginning at 7am and After-Care until 5pm to ease the burden for families juggling multiple school and work schedules in the Northern Virginia area.


SCS has chosen to utilize a Dress Code instead uniforms.  We provide guidelines in our handbook so that students and families know what is expected.  Overall, we encourage modest, comfortable clothing that is appropriate to the activities in which students will partake.

A la carte classes

It has been our desire from the beginning to support homeschool families and invite them into our community.  In the fall of 2024, the following middle school classes can be taken individually:  English (7); Competing Worldviews -Bible; Civics & Personal Finance; Health & PE; Life Science, Fundamentals in Math (7), Pre-Algebra, Algebra 1, German 1.  This list is subject to change and grow, so please contact us and to obtain the class schedule and pricing. 


We pull from a variety of sources to provide our students with a learning experience that lives up to the vision we have for them.  Curriculum varies by grade and is reviewed routinely and therefore subject to change.  For detailed information, please contact us or visit us in person to receive an up to date list.

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