Desert Torah Academy Ohel Menachem

  • Desert Torah Academy provides classes for K through 8th Grade students.
  • Our program includes low student-teacher ratio and an intense Judaic and General Studies curriculum.
  • Each of our teachers and faculty are fully qualified.
  • Their experience and dedications, patience and creativity combine to create a rewarding school experience for our children.
  • Through a well-balanced religious and secular education, our children will be capable of functioning in American society as dedicated Jewish men and women, emotionally, academically, socially and spiritually.
  • We strive to instill intellectual curiosity, achieve the highest level possible for each child, encourage full participation in American culture, prepare our children to meet the challenge of contemporary life, teach ethical and moral values, and educate students in Jewish traditions and observances.
  • Our vision is to provide a dynamic academic and spiritual education program in an extended family atmosphere.

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School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.National Society of Hebrew Day Schools (NSHDS)
National Association for the Education of Young Children
Religious AffiliationJewish
Grades OfferedGrades Nursery/Preschool-8
ADD/ADHD SupportYes
Learning Difference ProgramsYes
Year Founded1999

Student Body

Total Students251 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
2%
State avg.: 29%
Students by Grade Desert Torah Academy Ohel Menachem Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers65 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio4:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
99%
Average Class Size20 students
Classroom Dress CodeFormal
(black pants, green or gray shirt)

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost$10,000
% on Financial Aid
80%
Average Financial Aid Grant$2,500
Acceptance Rate
95%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions DirectorDina Harlig
Admissions AssociateRabbi Shea Harlig

School Notes

  • Desert Torah Academy provides classes for K through 8th Grade students. Our program includes low student-teacher ratio and an intense Judaic and General Studies curriculum. Each of our teachers and faculty are fully qualified. Their experience and dedications, patience and creativity combine to create a rewarding school experience for our children. Through a well-balanced religious and secular education, our children will be capable of functioning in American society as dedicated Jewish men and women, emotionally, academically, socially and spiritually. We strive to instill intellectual curiosity, achieve the highest level possible for each child, encourage full participation in American culture, prepare our children to meet the challenge of contemporary life, teach ethical and moral values, and educate students in Jewish traditions and observances. Our vision is to provide a dynamic academic and spiritual education program in an extended family atmosphere.
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  • Las Vegas
    Grades: NS-12 | 498 students
    6.8 miles
    9700 W. Hillpointe Road
    Las Vegas, NV 89134
    (702)255-4500
    6.8 NS-12
    498
  • Henderson
    Grades: PK-8 | 126 students
    11.6 miles
    55 N Valle Verde Dr
    Henderson, NV 89074
    (702)838-8003
    11.6 PK-8
    126
  • Las Vegas
    Congregation Ner Tamid Kindergarten
    Daycare / Preschool (Jewish)
    Grades: PK-K | 39 students
    5.2 miles
    2761 Emerson Ave.
    Las Vegas, NV 89121
    (702)733-6292
    5.2 PK-K
    39
  • Las Vegas
    Shenker Academy
    Daycare / Preschool
    Grades: PK-K | 164 students
    6 miles
    9001 Hillpointe Rd
    Las Vegas, NV 89134
    (702)255-5437
    6 PK-K
    164
  • Las Vegas
    Grades: NS-8
    10.2 miles
    1725 E Serene Ave
    Las Vegas, NV 89123
    (702)263-4576
    10.2 NS-8
    n/a

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