Lehrman Community Day School

727 Lehrman Drive
Miami Beach, FL 33141-0331
Tel: (305)866-2771
Grades: PK-5 | 390 students
A pluralistic, academic community that celebrates each child's whole uniqueness.
It is our mission to prepare motivated young men and women to live heroically, as reflective Jews and responsible American citizens in a global economy.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. Southern Association Of Colleges And Schools (SACS)
The Jewish Community Day School Association (SSDSA)
Association of Independent Schools of Florida
Religious Affiliation Jewish
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten-5
Year Founded 1960

Student Body

Total Students 390 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
State avg.: 35%
Students by Grade Lehrman Community Day School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 24 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 17:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size 15 students
Classroom Dress Code Formal
(Blue pants, logo polo)

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline Jan. 30 / rolling
Tuition Notes Varies according to grade. Inquire or look on website.
% on Financial Aid
Acceptance Rate
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director Linda Schaffzin


Total Sports Offered 3 sports
Sports Basketball, Flag Football, SoccerBasketballFlag Football,

School Notes:

  • We are an offcial Core Knowledge school and visitation site: Core Knowledge Curriculum in Early Childhood through Grade Five, our top grade.
  • Our math curriculum is Math in Focus, using the Singapore method and our Hebrew curriculum is an immersion methodology, TaLAm, which is utilized by over 600 schools worldwide.
  • Our graduates are accepted at the schools they choose for middle school, including the finest selective independent schools, Jewish day school secondary programs and honors programs in area public schools, including a number of specialized program like Miami Arts Charter.

Profile last updated: 07/16/2015

Nearby Private Schools:

The nearest high school is Mechina Of South Florida (3.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Yeshiva Elementary School (0.2 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Temple Menorah Jewish Montessori (0.1 miles away)
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  • Miami Beach
    Temple Menorah Jewish Montessori
    Daycare / Preschool (Jewish)
    Grades: NS-PK | 32 students
    0.1 miles
    620 75th Street
    Miami Beach, FL 33141
  • Miami Beach
    Yeshiva Elementary School
    Special Program Emphasis (Jewish)
    Grades: K-7 | 471 students
    0.2 miles
    7902 Carlyle Ave
    Miami Beach, FL 33141
  • Miami Beach
    Grades: PK-5 | 186 students
    0.6 miles
    1021 Biarritz Drive
    Miami Beach, FL 33141
  • Miami Beach
    St. Joseph's School
    (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: K-9 | 163 students
    0.7 miles
    8625 Byron Ave
    Miami Beach, FL 33141
  • Miami
    Bayles Early Child Center / Beth Moshe Cong
    Daycare / Preschool (Jewish)
    Grades: NS-PK | 93 students
    2.5 miles
    2225 Ne 121st Street
    Miami, FL 33181

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The average private school tuition in Miami-dade County, FL is $11,118 for elementary schools and $12,442 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
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