Akiba-schechter Jewish Day School

5235 S Cornell Ave
Chicago, IL 60615-0606
Tel: (773)493-8880
Grades: PK-8 | 260 students
Fostering academic excellence through individual attention while developing strong Jewish values and identities. Community Preschool and Kindergarten, Jewish Day School grades 1-8.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. Solomon Schechter Day Schools (SSDS)
Other religious school association(s)
National Association for the Education of Young Children
Religious Affiliation Jewish
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten-8

Student Body

Total Students 260 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
6%
State avg.: 32%
Students by Grade Akiba-schechter Jewish Day School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 19 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 14:1
National avg.: 13:1
Classroom Dress Code Casual

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling

Nearby Private Schools

The nearest high school is Univ Of Chicago Lab School (1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Computer Pre School Academy (0.1 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Computer Pre School Academy (0.1 miles away)
All Schools High Schools Elementary Schools Preschools Public Schools
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Chicago
    Grades: PK-8
    0.1 miles
    5240 S Hyde Park Blvd # 1
    Chicago, IL 60615
    (773)684-0566
    0.1PK-8
    n/a
  • Chicago
    Children's Rendez-vous
    Special Program Emphasis
    Grades: K-7 | 21 students
    0.4 miles
    5492 S Everett Ave
    Chicago, IL 60615
    (773)924-2832
    0.4K-7
    21
  • Chicago
    Grades: PK-K | 21 students
    0.4 miles
    4800 S Lake Park Ave
    Chicago, IL 60615
    (773)373-3000
    0.4PK-K
    21
  • Chicago
    Grades: K-2 | 19 students
    0.5 miles
    5480 S Kenwood Ave
    Chicago, IL 60615
    (773)329-8152
    0.5K-2
    19
  • Chicago
    St. Thomas The Apostle
    (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: K-9 | 217 students
    0.6 miles
    5467 S Woodlawn Ave
    Chicago, IL 60615
    (773)667-1142
    0.6K-9
    217

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The average private school tuition in Chicago, IL is $7,588 for elementary schools and $11,670 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
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