Lehrman Community Day School

Tel: (305)866-2771
Grades: PK-5 | 390 students
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  • 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
23%
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
20%
Acceptance Rate
80%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director Linda Schaffzin

Sports

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

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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