Or Hachaim Academy

6021 Laurel Canyon Blvd,
North Hollywood, CA, 91606
     Tel: (818)505-1668
Grades: PK - 8 | 233 students
Yeshivat Or HaChaim Academy is an Orthodox Jewish day school in the North Hollywood area of the San Fernando Valley.
Or HaChaim Academy was established in 2001,by Rabbi Amram Gabay, with a goal of teaching Jewish children Torah values and to give them a sound foundation in secular subjects.
Our mission is to provide a strong Jewish and secular education in a caring and supportive environment and instill in our students a Torah way of life, so that they will have the tools they need to be committed and successful young adults.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Society of Hebrew Day Schools (NSHDS)
Religious Affiliation Jewish
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten - 8

Student Body

Total Students 233 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 0%
State avg.: 44%
Students by Grade Or Hachaim Academy Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 24 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 12:1
National avg.: 13:1

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Brighton Hall Schoool (0.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Laurel Hall School (0.2 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Laurel Hall School (0.2 miles away)
 All Schools  | High Schools High Schools  | Elementary Schools Elementary Schools  | Preschools Preschools  | Public Schools Public Schools 
Show me:
  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • North HollywoodHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Laurel Hall School
      (Evangelical Lutheran Church in America (formerly AELC, ALC, or LCA))
    11919 Oxnard Street
    North HollywoodCA91606
    (818)763-5434
      (Evangelical Lutheran Church in America (formerly AELC, ALC, or LCA))
    0.2 mi | 469 students | Gr. NS-8                      
  • BurbankBrighton Hall Schoool
    755 N. Whitnall Hwy
    BurbankCA91505
    (818)985-9485
    0.2 mi | 90 students | Gr. K-12                      
  • Valley VillageAdat Ari El Day School
      (Jewish)
    12020 Burbank Blvd
    Valley VillageCA91607
    (818)766-4992
      (Jewish)
    0.6 mi | 180 students | Gr. K-6                      
  • North HollywoodKiddie Academy
    Daycare / Preschool
    6543 Lankershim Blvd
    North HollywoodCA91606
    (818)769-7611
    Daycare / Preschool
    0.8 mi | 6 students | Gr. PK-KG                      
  • Valley VillageNer Aryeh Dba Usa Outreach
    All-boys  (Jewish)
    12422 Chandler Blvd
    Valley VillageCA91607
    (757)663-7279
    All-boys  (Jewish)
    0.9 mi | 24 students | Gr. 9-11                      

School Reviews

Reviews should be a few sentences in length. Please include any comments on:

  • Quality of academic programs, teachers, and facilities
  • Availability of music, art, sports and other extracurricular activities
  • Academic or athletic awards

I am a:

Email: (we will not reveal your email)

Your review:

Would you recommend this school?         Add School Reviews - Recommended Yes    

 I give permission to post this review online for other visitors to read.

Area Statistics

Recent Articles
Paying for Private School: 7 Options
Paying for Private School: 7 Options
Don't assume you cannot afford private school. Don't assume that you make too much money to be eligible for financial aid. Ask. Always ask.
Cristo Rey Schools: A Different Kind of School
The Cristo Rey Network of schools currently comprises some 26 schools in 17 states and the District of Columbia. Truth is they are just getting started.
Homeschool or Private School?
What do you do when you are dissatisfied with your local public schools? Homeschool your children? Send them to private school? Let's look at your options.