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.

Quick Stats (2021)

  • Top Ranked FL School
  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Students: 445 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $18,000
  • Acceptance rate: 80%
  • Average class size: 18 students
  • Application Deadline: Jan. 30 / rolling

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

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Attribute
School History

School Overview

Religious Affiliation
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-5
Year Founded
1960

Student Body

Total Students
445 students
Student Body Type
Co-ed
% Students of Color
23%
State avg.: 45%
Students by Grade
Lehrman Community Day School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
24 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
19:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
40%
Average Class Size
18 students
Classroom Dress Code
Formal
(Blue pants, logo polo)

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline
Jan. 30 / rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost
Tuition Notes
Varies according to grade. Inquire or look on website.
% on Financial Aid
25%
Acceptance Rate
80%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director
Linda Schaffzin

Sports

Total Sports Offered
3 sports

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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Quick Stats (2021)

  • Top Ranked FL School
  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Students: 445 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $18,000
  • Acceptance rate: 80%
  • Average class size: 18 students
  • Application Deadline: Jan. 30 / rolling

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