Solomon Schechter Day School Of Bergen Co

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Solomon Schechter Day School of Bergen County is a Jewish day school dedicated to academic excellence.
A rich dual curriculum and experienced teachers challenge our students to become active independent learners and encourage each child's curiosity and creativity.Our open and inclusive community fosters respect for others, and a commitment to Jewish values, practices, texts, and Tikkun Olam (repairing the world).
We develop our students' fluency in the Hebrew language, and inspire a love of the State of Israel.Our goal is to lay the foundation on which our children will grow into confident, intellectually inquisitive and compassionate adults who will contribute to both the Jewish and world communities.

Quick Stats (2021)

  • Top Ranked NJ School
  • Grades: Prekindergarten-8
  • Students: 421 students
  • Average class size: 18 students
  • Application Deadline: Jan. 31

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Solomon Schechter Day School Of Bergen Co places among the top 20% of private schools in New Jersey for:

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School Overview

Religious Affiliation
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-8
Learning Difference Programs
Yes
Learning Programs Supported
Various
Year Founded
1974

Student Body

Total Students
421 students
Student Body Type
Co-ed
Students by Grade
Solomon Schechter Day School Of Bergen Co Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
63 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
7:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size
18 students

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline
Jan. 31
Tuition Notes
http://www.ssdsbergen.org/tuition-and-fees
% on Financial Aid
45%
Admissions Director
Sarah Sokolic

Sports

Total Sports Offered
6 sports

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Quick Stats (2021)

  • Top Ranked NJ School
  • Grades: Prekindergarten-8
  • Students: 421 students
  • Average class size: 18 students
  • Application Deadline: Jan. 31

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Did You Know?

The average private school tuition in Bergen County, NJ is $12,320 for elementary schools and $16,122 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in Bergen County, NJ is 78% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).

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