Yeshivat Or Hatorah

2119 Homecrest Ave,
Brooklyn, NY, 11229-0112
Tel: (718)645-4641
Yeshivat Or Hatorah opened its doors to its first Freshman class in September of 1997.
It the eleven years since, the Yeshiva has grown into one of the elite Yeshiva High Schools in the Brooklyn Syrian Community.
In the past eleven years, the Yeshiva graduated eight classes and has watched their graduates become young pillars of the community.
There is a beautiful mix of students attending the Yeshiva as evident by their post graduate activities.
In the year after High School, approximately 30 percent of the graduates go to Israel to study, while the remainder attend College locally and enter the work force.
The Yeshiva is located in the heart of the community on Homecrest Avenue between Avenue U & V.
In September 2003, the Yeshiva moved into their new extension.
The students now have under one roof a: Gym, Computer lab, Library, Classrooms, Bet Medrash and Dining Room.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Society of Hebrew Day Schools (NSHDS)
Religious Affiliation Jewish
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten - 12

Student Body

Total Students 136 students
Student Body Type All-boys
Students by Grade Yeshivat Or Hatorah Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 8 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 16:1
National avg.: 13:1

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Torah Academy High School (0.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Windmill Montessori School (0.2 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Bet Yaakov Ateret Torah (0.5 miles away)
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  • Brooklyn Torah Academy High School
    All-boys | Montessori School (Jewish)
    2066 E 9th St
    Brooklyn , NY , 11223
    (178)339-8844
    All-boys | Montessori School (Jewish)
    0.2  mi  |  42  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Brooklyn
    Windmill Montessori School
    Montessori School
    1317 Avenue T
    Brooklyn , NY , 11229
    (718)375-7973
    Montessori School
    0.2  mi  |  92  students  |  Gr.  K-9
  • Brooklyn
    Nefesh Academy    
    All-girls | Special Program Emphasis (Jewish)
    2005 E 17th St
    Brooklyn , NY , 11229
    (718)627-4463
    All-girls | Special Program Emphasis (Jewish)
    0.3  mi  |  90  students  |  Gr.  5-12
  • Brooklyn
    St. Edmund Elementary School
    (Roman Catholic)
    1902 Avenue T
    Brooklyn , NY , 11229
    (718)648-9229
    (Roman Catholic)
    0.4  mi  |  304  students  |  Gr.  K-9
  • Brooklyn
    Ahaba Ve Ahava    
    All-girls  (Jewish)
    2001 E 7th St
    Brooklyn , NY , 11223
    (718)376-3140
    All-girls  (Jewish)
    0.4  mi  |  70  students  |  Gr.  K-9

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