Shefa School

The Shefa School is a Jewish community day school in Manhattan serving students in grades 1-8 who benefit from a specialized educational environment in order to develop their strengths while addressing their learning challenges.

School Overview

School TypeSpecial Education School
Religious AffiliationJewish
Grades OfferedGrades 1-8
ADD/ADHD SupportYes
Learning Difference ProgramsYes
Learning Programs SupportedLanguage Based Learning Disabilities
Year Founded2014

Student Body

Total Students172 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
2%
State avg.: 29%
Students by Grade Shefa School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Classroom Dress CodeCasual

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling

School Notes

  • The Shefa School specifically serves students with language-based learning disabilities, including dyslexiaand other language challenges, who have average to superior intelligence and have not yet reached theirpotential levels of success in traditional classroom settings.

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The nearest preschool is Rebecca School (0.1 miles away)
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