Our PK-12 Jewish school is built on foundations of academic excellence and enduring values, with commitment to innovation, STEM, and the arts.
Faculty tailors lessons to suit individual learning styles, with rich classroom dynamics and small group/1-on-1 support as needed.
The warmth of Jewish tradition flows through a program that cultivates pride in heritage, commitment to community, and connection to Israel.
Guided by Modern Orthodoxy, we embrace students from across the Jewish spectrum, and all students participate in a dual-curriculum program of Judaic and general studies.

Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Top Ranked CT School
  • Grades: Prekindergarten-12
  • Enrollment: 335 students
  • Application Deadline: Jan. 31 / rolling
  • Source: Verified school update

Top Rankings

Bi-Cultural Hebrew Academy ranks among the top 20% of private schools in Connecticut for:

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Attribute

School Overview

Religious Affiliation
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-12
ADD/ADHD Support
Yes
Learning Difference Programs
Yes
Year Founded
1955
Awards
 Blue Ribbon School - Selected in 2017

Student Body

Total Students
335 students
Student Body Type
Co-ed
Students by Grade
Bi-Cultural Hebrew Academy Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
72 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
5:1
National avg.: 13:1
Number of AP Courses
14 courses
Advanced Courses
AP Biology, AP Calculus AB, AP Calculus BC, AP Chemistry, AP Environmental Science, AP European History, AP Language & Composition, AP Literature & Composition, AP Macroeconomics, AP Microeconomics, AP Psychology, AP Statistics, AP U.S. Government & Politics, AP U.S. History, ECE Calculus I, ECE Calculus II, ECE Environmental Science, ECE Intro to American Politics, ECE Medical Terminology, ECE Principles of Biology I, ECE Principles of Macroeconomics, ECE Principles of Microeconomics, ECE Seminar in Academic Writing, ECE Seminar in Writing Through Literature
Classroom Dress Code
Formal

Tuition and Acceptance Rate

Admission Deadline
Jan. 31 / rolling
Admissions Director
Miriam Sperber

Sports

Total Sports Offered
3 sports

School Notes

  • Bi-Cultural Hebrew Academy, located in scenic Stamford, Connecticut is a Jewish day school which welcomes and celebrates the diversity of the Jewish community. Bi-Cultural's reputation as a proven and progressive leader in secular and Judaic studies has consistently garnered national attention. Today, over 350 students in grades Pre-K through Grade 12 enjoy small classes, experienced and dedicated teachers, and outstanding facilities on a 13-acre campus.  Bi-Cultural combines Jewish tradition and values with innovative curricula, cutting edge technology and extra-curricular activities to produce proud and self-confident American Jews who ultimately serve as leaders in their universities and communities.Bi-Cultural hums with its own unique energy, one which visitors feel from the moment they step into the building. At Bi-Cultural, the air is filled with warmth and with joyful students who take delight in learning, in Jewish tradition, and in the strong friendships they make here. Parents are always welcome at the school, where their involvement is encouraged by teachers and administrators, and visitors are invited to make an appointment to come see the school.
Source: Verified school update

School Reviews

  5.00 out of 5  (3 reviews)
5  
This school has become my home. I've been a teacher here for 22 years and during that time, I have watched the school grow and evolve in more ways than I could have ever imagined. The education of the whole child is always at the forefront of our minds. In this building, you will find teachers who care deeply about providing a quality education for their students. We have a talented group of educators who work tirelessly to go above and beyond for each child. We have teachers who encourage and inspire students to push themselves far beyond what they ever thought they could do. These students grow up to become incredibly talented members of society and people I will always be proud to know.
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This school has become my home. I've been a teacher here for 22 years and during that time, I have watched the school grow and evolve in more ways than I could have ever imagined. The education of the whole child is always at the forefront of our minds. In this building, you will find teachers who care deeply about providing a quality education for their students. We have a talented group of educators who work tirelessly to go above and beyond for each child. We have teachers who encourage and inspire students to push themselves far beyond what they ever thought they could do. These students grow up to become incredibly talented members of society and people I will always be proud to know.
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Amazing. It's the best school I've ever gone to.
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Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Top Ranked CT School
  • Grades: Prekindergarten-12
  • Enrollment: 335 students
  • Application Deadline: Jan. 31 / rolling
  • Source: Verified school update

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