Yeshiva University High School for Boys

2540 Amsterdam Ave,
New York, NY, 10033-0100
Tel: (212)960-5337
At Yeshiva University High Schools, we are dedicated to preparing our students for adulthood both as knowledgeable and committed Jews and as broadly educated, intellectually curious, and caring the welfare of others, members of the general society.
The High Schools provide a challenging academic program in an atmosphere that encourages adherence to the traditional ideals and practices of Orthodox Judaism.
It is designed to motivate Torah living—striving to become ever more devoted to God, Torah learning, personal integrity and ethical behavior basic to Jewish life and participation in contemporary society.
Our commitment to Torah U'Madda requires students to pursue all academic studies with the intent of becoming more understanding of the world and its mysteries, to work hard at personal academic achievement and to maximize intellectual potential.
It is our hope that each student will seek to enrich the high school experience by involvement in co-curricular activities both at school and through communal participation.
The programs, both academic and extracurricular, reflect the primacy of Torah, as well as the importance of secular studies.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. Middle States Association of Colleges and Secondary Schools
Religious Affiliation Jewish
Grades Offered Grades 9 - 12
Year Founded 1916

Student Body

Total Students n/a
Student Body Type All-boys

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 52 teachers
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree 90%
Average Class Size 17 students
Number of AP Courses 18 courses
Average SAT score 1752

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline Dec. 6 / rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $22,710
Tuition Notes Academic and need based scholarships offered
Admissions Director Mr. Shuey Jacoby

Sports

Total Sports Offered 9 sports
Sports Baseball, Basketball, Bowling, Golf, Paddle Tennis, Soccer, Softball, Tennis, WrestlingBaseballBasketball,
BowlingGolf,
Paddle TennisSoccer,
SoftballTennis,
Wrestling

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 32 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. ARISTA Honors Society, Business & Finance Club, Chesed Club, Chess Club, Chidon HaTanach, College Bowl, Computer Club, Currents, Debate Team, Elchanite, Extemporaneous Speaking, Grade Bands, Hatzioni, Intramurals, Journal of Contemporary Halacha, Library Squad, MTA LEAD, Math Team, Mock Trial, Model United Nations, Pearls of Wisdom, Robotics, Science Club, Scientific Engineering, Scope Magazine, Shema Koleinu, Student Council, Telos, The Academy News, Torah Bowl, Yagdil Torah, Zionist Club Chesed Club, Chess Club, College Bowl, Computer Club, Currents, Debate Team, Elchanite, Grade Bands, Hatzioni, Intramurals, Library Squad, MTA LEAD, Math Team, Mock Trial, Robotics, Science Club, Scope Magazine, Shema Koleinu, Telos, Torah Bowl, Yagdil Torah, Zionist Club, ARISTA Honors Society,
Business & Finance Club,
Chidon HaTanach,
Extemporaneous Speaking,
Journal of Contemporary Halacha,
Model United Nations,
Pearls of Wisdom,
Scientific Engineering,
Student Council,
The Academy News,

School Notes:

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Yeshiva Rabbi Samson Raphael Hirsch (0.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is St Elizabeth School (0.2 miles away)
The nearest preschool is St Elizabeth School (0.2 miles away)
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  • New York St Elizabeth School
    (Roman Catholic)
    612 W 187th St
    New York , NY , 10033
    (212)568-7291
    (Roman Catholic)
    0.2  mi  |  297  students  |  Gr.  PK-8
  • New York
    St Spyridon Parochial School
    (Greek Orthodox)
    120 Wadsworth Ave
    New York , NY , 10033
    (212)795-6870
    (Greek Orthodox)
    0.4  mi  |  73  students  |  Gr.  PK-8
  • New York
    Washington Heights Hellenic
    (Greek Orthodox)
    120 Wadsworth Ave
    New York , NY , 10033
    (212)795-6870
    (Greek Orthodox)
    0.4  mi  |  73  students  |  Gr.  PK-8
  • New York
    Yeshiva Rabbi Samson Raphael Hirsch
    (Jewish)
    85 Bennett Ave 93
    New York , NY , 10033
    (212)568-6250
    (Jewish)
    0.4  mi  |  322  students  |  Gr.  PK-12
  • New York
    Mesivta Rabbi Samson Raphael Hirsch
    All-boys  (Jewish)
    220 Bennett Ave
    New York , NY , 10040
    (212)781-3399
    All-boys  (Jewish)
    0.5  mi  |  68  students  |  Gr.  7-12

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