Lehrman Community Day School

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Lehrman Community Day School Photo #1 - Visitors to Lehrman often note how happy and engaged our students are.
  • A pluralistic, academic community that celebrates each child's whole uniqueness.
  • It is our mission to prepare motivated young men and women to live as reflective Jews and responsible American citizens in a global economy.

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Lehrman Community Day School places among the top 20% of private schools in Florida for:

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.Southern Association Of Colleges And Schools (SACS)
The Jewish Community Day School Association (SSDSA)
Association of Independent Schools of Florida
Religious AffiliationJewish
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Year Founded1960

Student Body

Total Students445 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
20%
State avg.: 41%
Students by Grade Lehrman Community Day School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers24 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio19:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
40%
Average Class Size18 students
Classroom Dress CodeFormal
(Blue pants, logo polo)

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineJan. 30 / rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost$18,000
Tuition NotesVaries according to grade. Inquire or look on website.
% on Financial Aid
25%
Acceptance Rate
80%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions DirectorLinda Schaffzin

Sports

Total Sports Offered3 sports
SportsBasketball, Flag Football, SoccerBasketballFlag Football,
Soccer

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.1 extracurricular
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.Arts and Music Programs:
Musical Theater

School Notes

  • We are a Core Knowledge school: Core Knowledge Curriculum in Early Childhood through Grade Five, our top grade.
  • Our math curriculum is Math in Focus, using the Singapore method and our Hebrew curriculum is an immersion methodology, TaLAm, which is utilized by over 600 schools worldwide.
  • We have a rich arts program and a strong athletics program.
  • Our graduates are accepted at the schools they choose for middle school, including the finest selective independent schools, Jewish day school secondary programs and honors programs in area public schools, including a number of specialized program like Miami Arts Charter.
  • Our graduates are known for their critical thinking skills, their strong social awareness and good citizenship.
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