Shepherd of the Desert

9590 E Shea Blvd.

Scottsdale, AZ  85260

 (480) 860-1188


A Private Christian Education


For over 20 years, Shepherd of the Desert creates a learning environment that develops the whole child.  We believe that the spiritual, social and emotional growth of our students is as important as providing a rigorous and challenging educational experience.  We understand that there are many factors involved when choosing a school, and we hope that this will give you a snapshot of what you can expect at Shepherd of the Desert.



  • August 7th- Back to School Night
  • August 9th- First Day of Classes (11:35 dismissal)
  • September 1st- NO SCHOOL, Staff Professional Development
  • September 4th- NO SCHOOL, Labor Day


Shepherd of the Desert subscribes to many resources to aid in academic success, student assessment and and parent communication.  To access our online resources, please contact the school or classroom teacher for login information.