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Notes for Prospective Students
Located in West Orange, New Jersey, Golda Och Academy is an
accredited private independent school, educating students from
pre-Kindergarten through 12th grade in a flexible and caring
environment that nurtures their minds and their spirits.
tradition of Solomon Schechter schools, we ground a rigorous
academic curriculum in the culture and tenets of Conservative
Judaism, while welcoming students and families from a range of
synagogue affiliations and Jewish expression.
Golda Och Academy is
a vibrant learning community that focuses on the individual
intellectual, social and spiritual needs of each child.
cultivate in students a lifelong love of learning within the
context of Jewish knowledge and heritage.
Our school is located on
two campuses — one for the Lower School and one for the Upper
School — located about two miles apart in West Orange,
serving approximately 550 students from more than 70 communities
across New Jersey.