Oakland Hebrew Day School

Tel: (510)531-8600
Grades: K-8 | 137 students
Oakland Hebrew Day School is a Modern Orthodox Jewish day school providing excellence in Jewish education to the entire Jewish community.
Our focus is on the needs of the whole child, fostering a love of learning and a strong sense of Jewish identity.
We place equal emphasis on Judaic and general studies, helping our students develop a solid academic foundation in each.
We also recognize the significance of the State of Israel and its people, as well as a sense of responsibility for their welfare.
As we educate our students to be knowledgeable and proud of who they are and where they came from, we inspire them to engage in a great world that enriches their intellectual and spiritual identities.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. California Association of Independent Schools (CAIS)
Religious Affiliation Jewish
Grades Offered Grades Kindergarten-8
Learning Difference Programs Yes
Learning Programs Supported Full Time Resource Specialist On-Site
Year Founded 1992

Student Body

Total Students 137 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
3%
State avg.: 44%
Students by Grade Oakland Hebrew Day School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 31 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 5:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
20%
Classroom Dress Code Casual
(modest dress)

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline Jan. 22
Yearly Tuition Cost $24,000
Tuition Notes Flexible tuition program and extended payment options available.
% on Financial Aid
51%
Admissions Director Philippa Lichterman

Sports

Total Sports Offered 4 sports
Sports Basketball, Flag Football, Soccer, Ultimate FrisbeeBasketballFlag Football,
SoccerUltimate Frisbee,

School Notes

  • Oakland Hebrew Day School is a Modern Orthodox Jewish day school providing excellence in Jewish education to the entire Jewish community. Our focus is on the needs of the whole child, fostering a love of learning and a strong sense of Jewish identity. We place equal emphasis on Judaic and general studies, helping our students develop a solid academic foundation in each. We also recognize the significance of the State of Israel and its people, as well as a sense of responsibility for their welfare. As we educate our students to be knowledgeable and proud of who they are and where they came from, we inspire them to engage in a great world that enriches their intellectual and spiritual identities.

Profile last updated: 10/12/2015

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