Lawrence Woodmere Academy

336 Woodmere Blvd,
Woodmere, NY, 11598
Tel: (516)374-9000
Grades: PK - 12 | 350 students
Lawrence Woodmere Academy began more than a century ago with the founding of Lawrence Country Day School in 1891 and Woodmere Academy in 1912.
The 1990 merger of these two respected schools resulted in the strongest source for independent secondary education on the south shore of Long Island.
The alumni community continues to give back to the school that enthusiastically carries on their vibrant legacies and traditions.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS)
Religious Affiliation Nonsectarian
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten - 12
Year Founded 1912

Student Body

Total Students 350 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 27%
State avg.: 27%
Students by Grade Lawrence Woodmere Academy Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 59 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 6:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree 81%
Average Class Size 15 students
Classroom Dress Code Casual
Admission Deadline Mar. 27

School Notes:

    Profile last updated: 01/16/2013

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Drs Yeshiva High School For Boys (0.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Shulamith School (0.3 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Shulamith School (0.3 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Woodmere Shulamith School
    All-girls  (Jewish)
    140 Irving Pl
    Woodmere , NY , 11598
    (516)295-1745
    All-girls  (Jewish)
    0.3  mi  |  450  students  |  Gr.  PK-8
  • Woodmere
    Drs Yeshiva High School For Boys
    All-boys  (Jewish)
    700 Ibsen St
    Woodmere , NY , 11598
    (516)295-7700
    All-boys  (Jewish)
    0.5  mi  |  317  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Hewlett Yeshiva Of South Shore
    All-boys  (Jewish)
    1170 William St
    Hewlett , NY , 11557
    (516)374-7363
    All-boys  (Jewish)
    0.7  mi  |  450  students  |  Gr.  PK-8
  • Lawrence Mesivta Ateres Yaakov
    All-boys  (Jewish)
    131 Washington Ave
    Lawrence , NY , 11559
    (516)374-6465
    All-boys  (Jewish)
    0.7  mi  |  169  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Cedarhurst Hebrew Academy Five Towns Rockaway High
    (Jewish)
    635 Central Ave
    Cedarhurst , NY , 11516
    (516)569-3807
    (Jewish)
    0.8  mi  |  315  students  |  Gr.  9-12

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