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.

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School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.Solomon Schechter Day Schools (SSDS)
National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS)
New Jersey Association of Independent Schools
Religious AffiliationJewish
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8
Learning Difference ProgramsYes
Learning Programs SupportedVarious
Year Founded1974

Student Body

Total Students421 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
Students by Grade Solomon Schechter Day School Of Bergen Co Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers63 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio7:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size18 students

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineJan. 31
Tuition Noteshttp://www.ssdsbergen.org/tuition-and-fees
% on Financial Aid
45%
Admissions DirectorSarah Sokolic

Sports

Total Sports Offered6 sports
SportsBaseball, Basketball, Dance, Soccer, Track and Field, VolleyballBaseballBasketball,
DanceSoccer,
Track and FieldVolleyball,
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