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.

Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Top Ranked NV School
  • Grades: Nursery/Preschool-8
  • Students: 314 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $11,250
  • Acceptance rate: 95%
  • Average class size: 15 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling

Top Rankings

Desert Torah Academy Ohel Menachem ranks among the top 20% of private schools in Nevada for:

School Overview

Religious Affiliation
Grades Offered
Grades Nursery/Preschool-8
ADD/ADHD Support
Yes
Learning Difference Programs
Yes
Year Founded
1999

Student Body

Total Students
314 students
Student Body Type
Co-ed
% Students of Color
3%
State avg.: 31%
Students by Grade
Desert Torah Academy Ohel Menachem Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
65 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
5:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
99%
Average Class Size
15 students
Classroom Dress Code
Formal
(navy pants, green or gray shirt)

Tuition and Acceptance Rate

Admission Deadline
None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost
% on Financial Aid
80%
Average Financial Aid Grant
$2,500
Acceptance Rate
95%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director
Dina Harlig
Admissions Associate
Pesha Rodman

School Notes

  • Desert Torah Academy provides classes for Toddlers 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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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Top Ranked NV School
  • Grades: Nursery/Preschool-8
  • Students: 314 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $11,250
  • Acceptance rate: 95%
  • Average class size: 15 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling

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