Morris Namias Shalom Torah Academy

639 Abbington Drive
Hightstown, NJ 08520-0852
     Tel: (609)443-4877
Grades: PK - 8 | 136 students
Shalom Torah Academy provides Jewish communities with the highest caliber education through our pre-schools, elementary, and junior high schools.
In addition, an emphasis is made on nurturing our students to build their self confidence, self esteem and self worth, by providing an atmosphere of love, and caring.
By keeping a small classroom setting, a close relationship is fostered between teacher and student.
An early educational foundation at Shalom Torah Academy helps develop a child's identity, importance and role as an American Jew.
His or her sense of security, self image and quality of life are therefore greatly enhanced.
These are the ingredients for a successful high achiever.
Every child who comes to Shalom is afforded an opportunity to enjoy a positive and meaningful experience in Jewish living.
They learn how to apply and synthesize the ideals of our Jewish heritage in our modern society.
Our philosophy at Shalom is to meet the needs of every child.
We want to give each child not only the knowledge needed to become a productive member of society, but also the skills to be a life-long learner.

School Overview

Religious Affiliation Jewish
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten - 8

Student Body

Total Students 136 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 1%
State avg.: 30%
Students by Grade Morris Namias Shalom Torah Academy Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 18 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 9:1
National avg.: 13:1
Admission Deadline None / Rolling

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Peddie School (1.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Peddie School (1.8 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Montessori Family School (3 miles away)
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  • HightstownPeddie School
    201 S Main St
    HightstownNJ 08520
    (609)944-7501
    1.8 mi | 548 students | Gr. 8-12                      
  • Millstone TownshipMontessori Family School
    Montessori School
    350 Rike Dr
    Millstone TownshipNJ 08535
    (609)371-9300
    Montessori School
    3 mi | 29 students | Gr. PK-K                      
  • CranburyMontessori Preschool Academy
    Montessori School
    2674 Us Highway 130 # B1
    CranburyNJ 08512
    (609)409-9300
    Montessori School
    3.6 mi | 92 students | Gr. PK-1                      
  • HightstownKnowledge Beginnings
    Daycare / Preschool
    300 D Princeton-Hightstown Road
    HightstownNJ 08520
    (609)448-4333
    Daycare / Preschool
    3.8 mi | n/a students | Gr. NS-PK                      
  • Princeton JunctionChildren's House Of The Windsors
    Montessori School
    270 Village Rd E
    Princeton JunctionNJ 08550
    (609)443-8900
    Montessori School
    5.3 mi | 105 students | Gr. K                      

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