Reuben Gittelman Hebrew Day School

Tel: (845)634-5200
  • Knowledge. Warmth. Identity. Analytical Thinking. Caring. Meeting the challenges of growing up requires both an education of the mind and a nurturing of the soul.
  • We take a whole-child approach that encompasses the head and the heart.
  • The Reuben Gittelman Hebrew Day School is dedicated to the sacred task of educating and nurturing Jewish children to become accomplished, courageous, and compassionate human beings who will make a difference in tomorrow’s world.
  • Share our joy at seeing your children reach their potentials.

School Overview

School TypeAlternative School
School Membership(s)School Assoc.Solomon Schechter Day Schools (SSDS)
Religious AffiliationJewish
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-9
Year Founded1971

Student Body

Total Students226 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
1%
State avg.: 29%
Students by GradeReuben Gittelman Hebrew Day School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers30 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio8:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size15 students

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineMar. 2
Admissions DirectorJudy Klein

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