Ezra Academy

Tel: (203)389-5500
Grades: K-8 | 166 students
Ezra Academy, a K-8 Solomon Schechter Day School, educates Jewish children within a nurturing community to become independent, lifelong learners, committed and knowledgeable Jews and responsible, caring citizens.
Ezra Academy is a Solomon Schechter Day School, affiliated with the United Synagogue of Conservative Judaism and accredited by the Connecticut Association of Independent Schools.
Ezra is devoted to educating Jewish children in grades K through 8, and is committed to the egalitarian practice of Conservative Judaism while fostering respect for Jewish diversity.
Ezra is dedicated to academic excellence, integrating secular and Judaic studies within a nurturing community environment.
The school is located in a beautiful wooded setting in Woodbridge, Connecticut.
Our current student body consists of 166 students from over 20 towns throughout both New Haven and Fairfield counties in southern Connecticut.

School Overview

Religious Affiliation Jewish
Grades Offered Grades Kindergarten-8
Learning Difference Programs Yes
Learning Programs Supported Yes

Student Body

Total Students 166 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
State avg.: 24%
Students by Grade Ezra Academy Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 38 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 4:1
National avg.: 13:1

Finances and Admission

Admissions Director Marni Smith Katz


Total Sports Offered 4 sports
Sports Basketball, Soccer, Softball, TennisBasketballSoccer,

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Hopkins School (2.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Yeladim Early Learning Center (1.2 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Yeladim Early Learning Center (1.2 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Woodbridge
    Yeladim Early Learning Center
    Daycare / Preschool (Jewish)
    Grades: PK-KG | 26 students
    1.2 miles
    360 Amity Rd
    Woodbridge, CT 06525
  • Woodbridge
    Grades: PK-KG | 59 students
    1.4 miles
    1666 Litchfield Tpke
    Woodbridge, CT 06525
  • New Haven
    Grades: 7-12 | 710 students
    2.1 miles
    986 Forest Road
    New Haven, CT 06515
  • Orange
    Grades: PK-8 | 183 students
    2.6 miles
    261 Derby Ave
    Orange, CT 06477
  • New Haven
    Children's Community Programs Of Ct
    Alternative School (Christian)
    Grades: 6-12 | 44 students
    2.8 miles
    446a Blake St Ste 100
    New Haven, CT 06515

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