The Frisch School

120 West Century Road,
Paramus, NJ, 07652-0765
Tel: (201)267-9100
Grades: 9 - 12 | 548 students
The raison d'etre of The Frisch School, as a unique educational institution of Bergen County, is to promote the values and study of the Judaic heritage as defined within the Written Law (Bible) and Oral Law (Talmud).
We believe that every human being is created in the image of God, and therefore endowed with inherent worth.
Furthermore, the human expression and experience are worthy of study, understanding, and evaluation.
We believe that the Jewish People have been selected by God for a way of life which endows them with sanctity.
The Jewish people are distinct by virtue of their adherence to both the ethical and ritual precepts of Torah (Jewish Law).
It is this distinction which we believe is worthy of promotion and perpetuation through the Jewish learning and living experience.
We believe that the creation of the State of Israel is one of the seminal events in Jewish history.
We seek to instill in our students an attachment to the State of Israel and its people as well as a sense of responsibility for their welfare.

School Overview

Religious Affiliation Jewish
Grades Offered Grades 9 - 12
Learning Difference Programs Yes

Student Body

Total Students 548 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 1%
State avg.: 29%
Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 90 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 7:1
National avg.: 13:1

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline Dec. 31
Admissions Director Rabbi Jonathan Schachter

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Paramus Catholic High School (1.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Yeshivat Noam School (0.2 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Ridgewood Montessori School (0.3 miles away)
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  • Paramus Yeshivat Noam School
    (Jewish)
    70 W Century Rd
    Paramus , NJ , 07652
    (201)261-1919
    (Jewish)
    0.2  mi  |  650  students  |  Gr.  K-9
  • Paramus
    Ridgewood Montessori School
    Montessori School
    70 Eisenhower Street
    Paramus , NJ , 07652
    (201)447-5989
    Montessori School
    0.3  mi  |  190  students  |  Gr.  PK-NS
  • Paramus
    Yavneh Academy    
    (Jewish)
    155 Farview Avenue
    Paramus , NJ , 07652
    (201)262-8494
    (Jewish)
    0.8  mi  |  740  students  |  Gr.  PK-8
  • Fair Lawn Tender Years Presch Llc
    Early Childhood / Day Cares
    2-65 Saddle River Rd
    Fair Lawn , NJ , 07410
    (201)796-8686
    Early Childhood / Day Cares
    0.9  mi  |  65  students  |  Gr.  K
  • Paramus Honored for National Blue Ribbon Award Visitation Academy
    (Roman Catholic)
    222 Farview Ave
    Paramus , NJ , 07652
    (201)262-6067
    (Roman Catholic)
    0.9  mi  |  341  students  |  Gr.  K-9

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