Hebrew Academy of the Capital District

Hebrew Academy of the Capital District is an enriching and welcoming school community.
The school supports a diversity of Jewish practices and offers a rich curriculum taught by passionate, qualified teachers.
At HACD, we create a nurturing community where Jews of all backgrounds feel at home and connected through our shared heritage.
Develop an outstanding integrative curriculum in General and Judaic studies, encouraging intellectual curiosity, critical thinking, and a love of learning.
Celebrate Jewish holidays, history, and traditions; nurture a deep appreciation of Israel; teach the foundations for lifelong Torah learning.
Inspire students to become caring citizens of the world by cherishing and living Jewish values of justice, kindness, and Tikkun Olam.
Build the foundation for future high school and college success with essential skills, such as high-level programs, teamwork, and an emphasis on independence.

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Nursery/Preschool-8
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling
  • Source: Verified school update

School Overview

Religious Affiliation
Grades Offered
Grades Nursery/Preschool-8

Student Body

Total Students
n/a
Student Body Type
Co-ed
% Students of Color
2%
State avg.: 40%

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
7 teachers
Classroom Dress Code
Formal

Tuition and Acceptance Rate

Admission Deadline
None / Rolling
Tuition Notes
Significantly reduced tuition for new and qualified families

Sports

Total Sports Offered
4 sports

School Notes

  • Vision: HACD is a supportive and nurturing community where academic excellence is integrated with Jewish traditions and community values.
  • Mission: Hebrew Academy of the Capital District is an enriching and welcoming school community. The school supports a diversity of Jewish practices and offers a rich curriculum taught by passionate, qualified teachers. At HACD, we:
  • Create a nurturing community where Jews of all backgrounds feel at home and connected through our shared heritage.
  • Develop an outstanding integrative curriculum in General and Judaic studies, encouraging intellectual curiosity, critical thinking, and a love of learning.
  • Celebrate Jewish holidays, history, and traditions; nurture a deep appreciation of Israel; teach the foundations for lifelong Torah learning.
  • Inspire students to become caring citizens of the world by cherishing and living Jewish values of justice, kindness, and Tikkun Olam.
  • Build the foundation for future high school and college success with essential skills, such as high-level programs, teamwork, and an emphasis on independence.
Source: Verified school update

Frequently Asked Questions

What sports does Hebrew Academy of the Capital District offer?
Hebrew Academy of the Capital District offers 4 interscholastic sports: Basketball, Soccer, Track and Field and Volleyball.
When is the application deadline for Hebrew Academy of the Capital District?
The application deadline for Hebrew Academy of the Capital District is rolling (applications are reviewed as they are received year-round).

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Nursery/Preschool-8
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling
  • Source: Verified school update

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