Eleanor Kolitz Academy
- The Eleanor Kolitz Academy is a community, K-8 Jewish day school.
- Since 1973, it has provided students with an excellent secular and Judaic education.
- The mission of the Eleanor Kolitz Academy is to maximize the personal, intellectual and spiritual development of each student by providing the highest quality general and Judaic education in a nurturing Jewish environment that emphasizes mutual respect and the unity of the Jewish people (K'lal Yisrael).
- Our goals are to educate and challenge students so they are prepared to excel academically.
- We offer a comprehensive Jewish education that provides a foundation for life long learning and a strong sense of Jewish identity.
- We also provide an excellent program of moral, ethical and spiritual values that enables students to become valuable members of society.
- We provide an environment in which the diverse backgrounds and religious beliefs of all students are respected.
- We foster among our pupils the qualities of love and loyalty to the United States, respect for its laws, a commitment to its democratic values, and a sense of responsibility for the world in which we live.
|School Type||School with Special Program Emphasis|
|School Membership(s)School Assoc.||State or regional independent school association|
The Jewish Community Day School Association (SSDSA)
|Grades Offered||Grades Kindergarten-8|
|Total Students||108 students|
|Student Body Type||Co-ed|
|% Students of Color|
State avg.: 35%
|Students by Grade|
Academics and Faculty
|Total Classroom Teachers||18 teachers|
|Student : Teacher Ratio||6:1|
National avg.: 13:1
Finances and Admission
|Admission Deadline||None / Rolling|
January 19, 2018
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A fascinating look at where our first Presidents went to school.
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