Krieger Schechter Day School

  • The mission of the Krieger Schechter Day School is to provide excellent academic programs in Jewish and General Studies for students in kindergarten through grade eight.
  • The School provides a caring, supportive environment in which each student can grow academically, emotionally, socially, and physically.
  • This milieu is one in which students are encouraged to take educational risks.
  • The School's task is to help students become responsible citizens, and ethical, knowledgeable, committed Jews.
  • Through the bilingual curriculum and school environment, the students are presented with a philosophy of life based upon the values and concerns embodied in Conservative Judaism, incorporating social action and social responsibility.

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School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.Solomon Schechter Day Schools (SSDS)
Religious AffiliationJewish
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-8
Year Founded1981

Student Body

Total Students294 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
2%
State avg.: 32%
Students by Grade Krieger Schechter Day School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers42 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio7:1
National avg.: 13:1
Classroom Dress CodeCasual
(Relaxed dress code)

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
% on Financial Aid
50%
Admissions DirectorIlene Wise
Admissions AssociateMeg Gillespie

Sports

Total Sports Offered3 sports
SportsBasketball, Soccer, Track and FieldBasketballSoccer,
Track and Field
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    (410) 486-1905
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    (410) 339-7070
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