The Hebrew Academy

The Hebrew Academy in Marlboro, NJ offers an outstanding dual curriculum from 14 months through 8th grade.
Our program emphasizes academic excellence and enrichment in both general and Judaic studies, through award-winning programs and state-of-the-art facilities for science, math, technology, and writing, and an integrated curriculum for Hebrew language, Jewish traditions, and Israeli culture.

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Nursery/Preschool-8
  • Enrollment: 196 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling
  • Source: Verified school update

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Attribute

School Overview

Religious Affiliation
Grades Offered
Grades Nursery/Preschool-8
ADD/ADHD Support
Yes
Learning Difference Programs
Yes
Dual Language Immersion Program
Secondary Immersion Language
Other
Year Founded
1979
Summer School Offered
Yes
Summer Program Details

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
50 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
4:1
National avg.: 13:1
List of Courses Offered
Matriculation DataMatric. Data
Classroom Dress Code
Formal
Uniform Grades K-8

Tuition and Acceptance Rate

Admission Deadline
None / Rolling
Admissions Director
Linda Glickstein

Sports

Total Sports Offered
5 sports

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.
16 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.
Club or Organization:
Art4Kids, Basketball, Book Club, Debate Club, Early Childhood Dance, Glee Club, Journalism, Judaic Crafts, Kids in the Kitchen, Lego, Play-doh, Science Wizards, Spots Conditioning, Stories & Snacks, tae kwon do, Track

School Notes

  • The Hebrew Academy is committed to the idea of an integrated general and Judaic curriculum that provides a high quality education in a challenging and supportive environment.
  • At The Hebrew Academy we are dedicated to the development of the unique potential within each child in a nurturing atmosphere that encourages intellectual, social, ethical, and spiritual growth.
  • THA's Early Childhood program facilitates the development of the whole child - social, intellectual, emotional and physical - through developmentally appropriate activities. At The Hebrew Academy, we provide creative hands-on activities that allow children to learn through experimentation and exploration. We stimulate creativity and foster a positive self-image in each child.
  • Our goal in grades one through five is to teach above and beyond the necessary skills in a supportive and success-oriented environment. To achieve this, we use cooperative groups, games, learning centers and stations. We emphasize writing and reading for learning and pleasure. Students will be challenged to maximize their abilities. They will be exposed to a wide variety of activities and ideas. Moreover, students will be motivated to develop a lifelong appreciation for the learning experience. Frequent communication between school and home ensure that we work together to help each child reach their potential.
  • The Hebrew Academy is accredited by the New Jersey Association of Independent Schools (NJAIS) as well as the Middle States Commissions on Elementary and Secondary Schools. (MSC-CESS).
  • Located only 20 minutes from the Outer Bridge Crossing and offering transportationfrom shore areas.
Source: Verified school update

Frequently Asked Questions

Does The Hebrew Academy offer a summer program?
Yes, The Hebrew Academy offers a summer program. Visit their summer school page for more information.
What sports does The Hebrew Academy offer?
The Hebrew Academy offers 5 interscholastic sports: Basketball, Indoor Soccer, Lacrosse, Track and Field and Volleyball.
When is the application deadline for The Hebrew Academy?
The application deadline for The Hebrew Academy is rolling (applications are reviewed as they are received year-round).

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Our family has had the best experience at the Hebrew Academy over the years. The teachers and staff are so accommodating and supportive. My children have thrive since attending the school.
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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Nursery/Preschool-8
  • Enrollment: 196 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling
  • Source: Verified school update

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