Sheprd has limited availability during weekday times of 2:30PM - 4:00PM.
We will reach out immediately if we can add your child to an existing route or when we have space available.

Modern, easy-to-use, Student Transportation

Partner with Sheprd to provide student transportation to and from your activity facility.

Partnering with Sheprd

Do you operate a school, camp, club, or after-school facility for K-12 students? Or maybe you know of a facility that you’d like to see served by Sheprd?

Partnering with Sheprd is completely free and Sheprd’s vehicles and Drivers are 7D-certified, allowing for lawful pick-up and drop-off at schools. Working with Sheprd:

Current Sheprd Partners

Partner Name Address Description
All Newton Music School 321 Chestnut St, Newton, MA 02465, USA For over 100 years, the All Newton Music School has served Newton and the Greater Boston area as a valuable cultural resource for all persons interested in lessons, classes and concerts. ANMS provides quality musical instruction on all musical instruments and classes in appreciation, education, musical theatre, and more, for young children through adults. Alumni include orchestral musicians, soloists and chamber players as well as life-long music advocates.
All That Jazz Dance Studio 330 Watertown St, Newton, MA 02458, USA For 20 years, All That Jazz has been a leader in the greater Boston area for dance studios. Miss Deb Lifson Vogel opened All That Jazz in 1998 with the desire to enable all children, regardless of experience or age, to learn the art and joy of dance. Having now grown into a thriving and lively dance community of hundreds of students, we still pride ourselves on having that same philosophy. All of our classes are taught by our experienced and energetic faculty who simply love teaching children how to dance.
Beaver Summer Camp 791 Hammond St, Chestnut Hill, MA 02467, USA Beaver Summer Camp offers memorable summer experiences to 3-15 year olds through a General Day Camp and many Specialty Programs. All Beaver programs are characterized by exceptional staff, extensive facilities, and opportunities for personal growth.
Brimmer & May Summer Camp 69 Middlesex Rd, Chestnut Hill, MA 02467, USA Brimmer Summer Camps know that the best part of summer is play. And the best kind of play means having new adventures, meeting new friends, and getting to be you. In small group settings children in our day camp (ages 3-10) explore, create, and connect. In our specialty camps (ages 4-14), children can focus on STEAM, science, sport, nature, and outdoor adventures. All of our programs are created and run by caring, committed educators who seek to provide a vibrant, safe, and stimulating environment for our campers. We are dedicated to making each camper feel supported to challenge themselves, grow, and thrive.
Chestnut Hill School Summer Camp 428 Hammond St, Chestnut Hill, MA 02467, USA Since 1972, our focus remains strong; our mission is to create a high quality summer camp environment where campers (ages 3-14) and staff feel supported and challenged through a diverse range of enriching, enjoyable and safe programs. Our purposefully designed camp activities, electives, and arts performances focus on providing every camp member with opportunities for personal growth, increased self-confidence, and a sense of community.
Community Rowing 20 Nonantum Rd, Brighton, MA 02135, USA Community Rowing, Inc. (CRI) changes lives and communities by providing access to the sport of rowing and its profound social benefits. “Rowing for All” is our mission, and we are especially committed to delivering rowing to groups who can benefit from the social and health outcomes of our unique sport.
Creative Steps Dance Studio 675 Watertown St, Newton, MA 02460, USA Creative Steps Dance Studio provides dance classes for everyone ages 2 through 18. We are a recreational dance studio in which all of our classes are taught in a low key, positive, family friendly atmosphere. Offering ballet, tap, jazz, hip hop and more!
HipStitch 1276 Washington St, West Newton, MA 02465, USA Come and get creative and learn to sew and craft. After school classes for kids and teen, Fashion Club, sewing and craft Birthday Parties, Mother Daughter Classes, Craft Under Nite and Sip and Sew! Learn a new skill today!
inHome Jams 230 Austin St, West Newton, MA 02465, USA InHome Jams (IHJ) is the area’s modern music education hub for kids and families. IHJ members can choose to enroll in private and group lessons, bands, camps, and other exciting programs.
John M. Barry Boys and Girls Club of Newton 675 Watertown St, Newton, MA 02460, USA The Boys & Girls Club inspires and enables young people to reach their full potential as productive, caring, responsible citizens. Their vision is to understand today's youth and develop tomorrow's leaders through a kaleidoscope of opportunities, fun-filled programs and great people.
Kesher Newton 1860 Washington St, Auburndale, MA 02466, USA Kesher Newton is a pluralistic, innovative Jewish after-school program for grades K-8 that provides excellent experiential education in Jewish history, culture, ethics and modern Hebrew in a joyful, "camp-like" atmosphere. Come and experience the difference in Jewish education that Kesher has to offer!
New Art Center 61 Washington Park, Newton, MA 02460, USA The New Art Center is a community art education space which offers everyone, at all levels of ability, exceptional opportunities to make, exhibit, view, think about and talk about art. The New Art Center offers a supportive culture that takes art and artists seriously. We serve over 2,500 students annually in hundreds of classes and workshops. Our faculty includes some of the region’s most esteemed art educators. In a setting that is welcoming and conveniently located, we offer an inclusive, multi-generational approach to art education that has served children, teens and adults at all skill levels since 1977.
Paulette's Ballet Studio 190 Oak St, Newton, MA 02464, USA "Paulette's approach to dance training is principled and personalized. In addition to classical technique students learn the grace, style, and self-confidence that result from performing to one’s personal best. Thought is given to each child’s personality, strengths, gifts, and personal sensitivities, drawing out the best in each child. Together, the class builds its own esprit de corps, where pride, energy, and companionship shine through. Each group benefits from the closeness they develop and the contribution each dancer makes. Our goal is not only to teach dance, but to touch lives. Paulette’s Ballet Studios have always been a home away from home for hundreds of aspiring dancers. Our warmth, discipline and pure love of the dance continue to inspire young people who live by the motto, “We love to dance!”"
Russian School of Mathematics - Newton 200 Wells Ave, Newton, MA 02459, USA With close to 300 classes ranging from beginning to advanced level at every grade, RSM combines experience and flexibility to meet the needs of any student looking for math enrichment. As a student, your child can experience a rich classroom experience, RSM's alternative to math tutoring in Newton. RSM allows students to develop critical thinking and the problem-solving skills they need to excel in all areas of school and life. RSM-Newton is the headquarters and the largest branch of the Russian School of Mathematics.
Temple Beth Avodah 45 Puddingstone Ln, Newton, MA 02459, USA At Temple Beth Avodah, children engage in a rich exploration of Jewish experiences and mark their journeys to adulthood with many milestones that have a profound effect on their identities. The educational program at TBA benefit children from birth through grade 12 by utilizing interactive learning tools and a holistic approach, focusing on social and emotional growth, and incorporating the family and community in the educational process. We offer a flexible, part or full time Early Learning Center for children 18 months-5 years old as well as part time Jewish educational learning for kindergarten-grade 2 on Sunday mornings, grades 2-5 on Sundays and Tuesdays, and grades 6-12 on Mondays.
The Conservatory at Highlands 51 Winchester St #203, Newton Highlands, MA 02461, USA The Conservatory is your community music school, where we can all learn and develop the craft of music together. We match you with a teacher who best fits your individual learning style, so that you can get the most out of your music education.
The Paint Bar 823 Washington St, Newton, MA 02460, USA One afternoon a week, our upbeat teachers and staff will work with kids to develop strong, critical thinking skills and confidence in art. In an exciting and child friendly environtment, kids will engage in fun, educational art projects to learn about the seven elements of art, primary colors, secondary colors, and shading.
West Suburban YMCA 276 Church St, Newton, MA 02458, USA Out-of-School Time After-School Program: The YMCA offers a fun and safe after-school program for children in Kindergarten through 8th grade. Our qualified staff provides an exciting balance of active games, creative projects, homework time, choice time, and free swim.

Sheprd is available to provide rides to-or-from home and any Newton Public School. We work with school administrators to identify safe pick-up/drop-off procedures and provide a daily roster of students using the service. Contact [email protected] or 617-564-0725 for additional information.

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