Hebrew Academy Of Five Towns & Rockaway

  • The Hebrew Academy of the Five Towns and Rockaway is an orthodox Jewish Yeshiva with the Torah as the foundation of its philosophy.
  • Education consists of developing intelligence, acquiring knowledge, mastering skills, and forming character.
  • According to the Torah, the parent is the primary teacher, and by extension the teacher, while in school, is in loco parentis.
  • It is the role of both the teacher and parent to cooperate, to guide, and assist in the development of the whole child, academically, intellectually, emotionally, spiritually, and socially.
  • The student will be expected to respect, to make proper appraisals of, and to contribute towards the improvement of society.
  • As a faculty, it is our mandate to provide the proper environment, in both general and Judaic studies, for total growth of the child as a responsible Jewish American.

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School Overview

Religious AffiliationJewish
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-12

Student Body

Total Students1,320 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
Students by Grade Hebrew Academy Of Five Towns & Rockaway Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers140 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio9:1
National avg.: 13:1

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Brooklyn
    Grades: NS-12 | 235 students
    16 miles
    8515 Ridge Boulevard
    Brooklyn, NY 11209
    (718) 238-3308
    16 NS-12
    235
  • Brooklyn
    Grades: K-12 | 387 students
    15.9 miles
    8101 Ridge Boulevard
    Brooklyn, NY 11209
    (718) 833-9090
    15.9 K-12
    387

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