The Hebrew Academy

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The Hebrew Academy serves 196 students in grades Nursery/Preschool-8is a member of the Middle States Association of Colleges and Secondary Schools and the New Jersey Association of Independent Schools.
The student:teacher of The Hebrew Academy is 8:1 and the school's religious affiliation is Jewish.

Quick Stats (2021)

  • Top Ranked NJ School
  • Grades: Nursery/Preschool-8
  • Students: 196 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling

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School Overview

Religious Affiliation
Grades Offered
Grades Nursery/Preschool-8
Year Founded
1979
Summer School Offered
Yes

Student Body

Total Students
196 students
Student Body Type
Co-ed
Students by Grade
The Hebrew Academy Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
25 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
8:1
National avg.: 13:1
List of Courses Offered

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline
None / Rolling
Admissions Director
Linda Glickstein

Sports

Total Sports Offered
3 sports

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.
18 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.
Art4Kids, Basketball, Book Club, Early Childhood Dance, Glee Club, Group Piano, Journalism, Judaic Crafts, Kids in the Kitchen, Lego, Science Wizards, Spots Conditioning, Stories & Snacks, Track, Varsity & JV Cheer

Club or Organization:
Debate Club, Play-doh, tae kwon do

School Notes

  • Transportation available from most areas including Staten Island! Only 20 minutes from the Outer Bridge Crossing!!SSDS will continue a series of new early childhood programs that reinforce the school`sreputation for academic and community excellence. The successful Toddler program invites 6-24 month olds to daily sessions that blend creative play and music within a nurturing setting that incorporates Jewish holidays and traditions.The growth of the entire SSDS Early Childhood Program is attributed to the school`scommitment to the development of the whole child. SSDS encourages its students to exploreand achieve expertise in a wide variety of enrichment activities both during the school dayand after school.."We announced in June at our Middle School Awards Ceremony that approximately 60% ofthe students in Grades 3-8, scored in the 95th percentile or above in at least one area on theirstandardized tests, and 70% scored above the 90th percentile. The National Percentile Rankcompares composite scores to determine how students rank against their peers across thecountry, "reported Yoti Yarhi.Solomon Schechter Day School of Greater Monmouth County is a Toddler through Grade 8 Jewish Day School. Solomon Schechter Day School provides an educational environment in which children can explore and practice the richness of their American and Jewish traditions and develop the foundation for a meaningful identification with Judaism and the State of Israel.At Solomon Schechter Day School we are dedicated to the development of the unique potential within each child in a nurturing atmosphere. Hence, encouraging intellectual, social, ethical and spiritual growth.Solomon Schechter Day School of Greater Monmouth County is committed to the goal of searching for the excellence in each of us.
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Quick Stats (2021)

  • Top Ranked NJ School
  • Grades: Nursery/Preschool-8
  • Students: 196 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling

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The average private school tuition in Monmouth County, NJ is $14,357 for elementary schools and $18,433 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in Monmouth County, NJ is 83% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).

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