Solomon Schechter Academy

395 Kent Rd,
Howell, NJ, 07731-0773
     Tel: (732)370-1767
Grades: K - 8 | 46 students
We believe that Jewish children are entitled to a Jewish education.
We build our student's Jewish identities and provide the guidance they need to become responsible citizens in the Jewish and secular communities.
Our Solomon Schechter offers a bilingual education that emphasizes individualized instruction by certified teachers.
Our General Studies and Judaic curricula include music, art, physical education, health, and computer science programs.
Class sizes of 12 to 15 students allow children to develop both academically and socially.
We offer after school activities, field trips, social-action outreach, and tz'dakah programs to supplement our accelerated curriculum.

School Overview

School Type School with Special Program Emphasis
School Membership(s)School Assoc. Solomon Schechter Day Schools (SSDS)
Religious Affiliation Jewish
Grades Offered Grades Kindergarten - 8

Student Body

Total Students 46 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 6%
State avg.: 32%
Students by Grade Solomon Schechter Academy Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 10 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 3:1
National avg.: 13:1

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Yeshiva Birchas Chaim (0.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is New Jersey Center For Judaic Study (0.4 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Ocean Day School (0.4 miles away)
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  • LakewoodYeshiva Birchas Chaim
    All-boys  (Jewish)
    960 W Kennedy Blvd
    LakewoodNJ08701
    (732)363-0279
    All-boys  (Jewish)
    0.3 mi | 64 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • LakewoodNew Jersey Center For Judaic Study
    All-boys  (Jewish)
    801 W Kennedy Blvd
    LakewoodNJ08701
    (732)363-9817
    All-boys  (Jewish)
    0.4 mi | 181 students | Gr. 8-12                      
  • LakewoodOcean Day School
    617 Hope Chapel Road
    LakewoodNJ08701
    (732)370-8912
    0.4 mi | 19 students | Gr. PK-8                      
  • LakewoodYeshiva Bais Aharon
    All-boys  (Jewish)
    1430 14th St
    LakewoodNJ08701
    (732)367-7604
    All-boys  (Jewish)
    0.5 mi | 62 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • LakewoodJewish Education For Girls
    All-girls  (Jewish)
    1050 Tuxedo Ter
    LakewoodNJ08701
    (732)987-6868
    All-girls  (Jewish)
    0.6 mi | 92 students | Gr. KG-4                      

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