Lehrman Community Day School

727 Lehrman Drive
Miami Beach, FL 33141-0331
Tel: (305)866-2771
Grades: PK-5 | 390 students
Visitors to Lehrman often note how happy and engaged our students are.
Visitors to Lehrman often note how happy and engaged our students are.
A pluralistic, academic community that celebrates each child's whole uniqueness.
It is our mission to prepare motivated young men and women to live heroically, as reflective Jews and responsible American citizens in a global economy.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. Southern Association Of Colleges And Schools (SACS)
The Jewish Community Day School Association (SSDSA)
Association of Independent Schools of Florida
Religious Affiliation Jewish
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten-5
Year Founded 1960

Student Body

Total Students 390 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
State avg.: 33%
Students by Grade Lehrman Community Day School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 24 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 17:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size 15 students
Classroom Dress Code Formal
(Blue pants, logo polo)

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline Jan. 30 / rolling
Tuition Notes Varies according to grade. Inquire or look on website.
% on Financial Aid
Acceptance Rate
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director Linda Schaffzin


Total Sports Offered 3 sports
Sports Basketball, Flag Football, SoccerBasketballFlag Football,

School Notes

  • We are an offcial Core Knowledge school and visitation site: Core Knowledge Curriculum in Early Childhood through Grade Five, our top grade.
  • Our math curriculum is Math in Focus, using the Singapore method and our Hebrew curriculum is an immersion methodology, TaLAm, which is utilized by over 600 schools worldwide.
  • Our graduates are accepted at the schools they choose for middle school, including the finest selective independent schools, Jewish day school secondary programs and honors programs in area public schools, including a number of specialized program like Miami Arts Charter.

Profile last updated: 07/16/2015

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The average private school tuition in Miami-dade County, FL is $10,752 for elementary schools and $12,638 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
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