Leif Ericson Day School

1037 72nd St,
Brooklyn, NY, 11228-0112
Tel: (718)748-9023
Grades: K - 8 | 139 students

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. Evangelical Lutheran Education Association (ELEA)
Religious Affiliation Evangelical Lutheran Church in America (formerly AELC, ALC, or LCA)
Grades Offered Grades Kindergarten - 8
Learning Programs Supported Yes

Student Body

Total Students 139 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 24%
State avg.: 27%
Students by Grade Leif Ericson Day School Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 12 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 12:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size 16 students
List of Courses Offered Link to List of Courses
Matriculation DataMatric. Data Link to Matriculation Data
Admission Deadline None / Rolling

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is AHRC Middle / High School (0.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is St. Ephrem School (0.2 miles away)
The nearest preschool is St Bernadette School (0.7 miles away)
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  • Brooklyn St. Ephrem School
    (Roman Catholic)
    7415 Ft Hamilton Pkwy
    Brooklyn , NY , 11228
    (Roman Catholic)
    0.2  mi  |  370  students  |  Gr.  K-9
  • Brooklyn
    AHRC Middle / High School
    Special Education School
    1201 66th St
    Brooklyn , NY , 11219
    Special Education School
    0.4  mi  |  144  students  |  Gr.  7-12
  • Brooklyn
    Zichron Yehuda-bais Simcha
    Early Childhood / Day Cares (Jewish)
    1051 59th St
    Brooklyn , NY , 11219
    Early Childhood / Day Cares (Jewish)
    0.7  mi  |  26  students  |  Gr.  K
  • Brooklyn
    Congregation Biz Dushinsky
    All-boys  (Jewish)
    5822 11th Ave
    Brooklyn , NY , 11219
    All-boys  (Jewish)
    0.7  mi  |   students  |  Gr.  UG
  • Brooklyn
    Honored for National Blue Ribbon Award St Bernadette School
    (Roman Catholic)
    1313 83rd St
    Brooklyn , NY , 11228
    (Roman Catholic)
    0.7  mi  |  330  students  |  Gr.  PK-8

School Reviews

  • Recommended February 19, 2012 - Just for fun.
  • Recommended February 19, 2012 - The best place for my kids! Both of my kids have been attending LEDS since they were in preschool (my oldest is in 5th grade). The teachers, aides, principal and administrative staff members are caring and wonderful with children. My kids are happy (they love this school) and in a loving, safe environment. You will not find another school that promotes the overall well being of a child, in addition to an excellent education. - Posted by Parent

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