Lander Grinspoon Academy - Solomon Schechter

257 Prospect St,
Northampton, MA, 01060-0106
Tel: (413)584-6622
Grades: PK - 6 | 91 students
OUR MISSION: Lander~Grinspoon Academy is a Jewish day school in the Pioneer Valley that welcomes children of families from all Jewish traditions and backgrounds.
Our mission is to provide a rich, academically rigorous, and values-based education integrating general and Jewish studies in a nurturing environment.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. Solomon Schechter Day Schools (SSDS)
Religious Affiliation Jewish
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten - 6
Learning Programs Supported Learning Specialist on staff
Year Founded 1996

Student Body

Total Students 91 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
Students by Grade Lander Grinspoon Academy - Solomon Schechter Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 16 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 6:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree 75%
Average Class Size 13 students
List of Courses Offered Link to List of Courses
Classroom Dress Code Casual
(blue and white on fridays)

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline Jan. 29 / rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $9,750
Tuition Notes There is a $2500 non-need based grant available to all full-pay families, and an additional $1000 available to K-1 students who have spent a minimum of 1 yr in Jewish pre-K. There is also a financial aid program for families who need more than the $250
% on Financial Aid 30%
Average Financial Aid Grant $6,000
Admissions Director Marla Shelasky
Admissions Associate Ashley Hooten

Sports

Total Sports Offered 1 sports
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School Notes:

    Profile last updated: 09/02/2014

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is New Directions School At Nccf (1.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Clarke Schools for Hearing and Speech (0.6 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Clarke Schools for Hearing and Speech (0.6 miles away)
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    45 Round Hill Road
    Northampton , MA , 01060
    (413)584-3450
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    0.6  mi  |  30  students  |  Gr.  PK-8
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    737 Bridge Rd
    Northampton , MA , 01060
    (413)586-3300
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    (413)586-4538
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    Northampton , MA , 01063
    (413)585-3270
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  • Northampton
    New Directions School At Nccf
    Special Education School
    78 Pomeroy Ter
    Northampton , MA , 01060
    (413)584-1310
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    1.1  mi  |  30  students  |  Gr.  4-12

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