Solomon Schechter Day School

     Tel: (860)561-0700
        
   
Grades: PK - 8 | 101 students
AT SSDS we are dedicated to providing individualized attention to each student and educating the whole child intellectually, spiritually and physically.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. Solomon Schechter Day Schools (SSDS)
National Association for the Education of Young Children
Other school association(s)
Religious Affiliation Jewish
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten - 8
Year Founded 1971

Student Body

Total Students 101 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 7%
State avg.: 24%
Students by Grade Solomon Schechter Day School Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 17 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 6:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size 15 students

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Admissions Director Karen Shakun

Sports

Total Sports Offered 4 sports
Sports Baseball, Basketball, Soccer, Track and FieldBaseballBasketball,
SoccerTrack and Field,

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 3 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. Chess, Choir, Robotics Chess, Choir, Robotics,

School Notes:

  • The Solomon Schechter Day School of Greater Hartford is committed to: excellence in dual curriculum education
  • outstanding integrated instruction in both Judaic and general studies
  • create a model egalitarian community of Jewish religious expression and ethical thought and action

Profile last updated: 01/23/2014

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Hartford Christian Academy (0.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Hartford Christian Academy (0.4 miles away)
The nearest preschool is American School For The Deaf (1.9 miles away)
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School Reviews

4 months ago
SSDS is a wonderful school. We have 2 children in the middle school. They have been attending Schechter since they were 2 years old. Every year we are so appreciative of the high level of academics our boys receive. The teachers really get to know the students and care about them. The Rogow Middle school is stellar. We are proud to be a Solomon Schechter Day School family.
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