Toras Chaim

  • Toras Chaim serves 113 students in grades Prekindergarten-8 and is a member of the National Society of Hebrew Day Schools (NSHDS) and the AdvancED. The student:teacher of Toras Chaim is 5:1 and the school's religious affiliation is Jewish.

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School Overview

School TypeSchool with Special Program Emphasis
School Membership(s)School Assoc.National Society of Hebrew Day Schools (NSHDS)
Religious AffiliationJewish
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8
ADD/ADHD SupportYes
Learning Difference ProgramsYes
Learning Programs SupportedSpeech and Language
Year Founded2002

Student Body

Total Students113 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
Students by Grade Toras Chaim Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers25 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio5:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
Classroom Dress CodeFormal

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineJul. 1 / rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost$11,000
Tuition Notes11000 is for kindergarten through 8th grade.

School Notes

  • Our school serves the Jewish community.  All students accepted must either be Jewish or have a sponsoring Rabbi indicating intent to become Jewish.

Nearby Private Schools

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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Portsmouth
    Grades: NS-PK | 27 students
    0.1 miles
    4811 High Street W
    Portsmouth, VA 23703
    (757) 484-7229
    0.1 NS-PK
  • Portsmouth
    Grades: NS-5 | 160 students
    0.3 miles
    3300 Cedar Lane
    Portsmouth, VA 23703
    (757) 484-6776
    0.3 NS-5
  • Portsmouth
    Western Branch Kindercare
    Western Branch Kindercare Photo - Infant Classroom B
    Daycare / Preschool
    Grades: NS-PK
    1 miles
    5700 Trucker St
    Portsmouth, VA 23703
    (757) 484-1965
    1 NS-PK
  • Portsmouth
    Grades: PK-12 | 183 students
    1.2 miles
    5000 W Norfolk Rd
    Portsmouth, VA 23703
    (757) 484-4067
    1.2 PK-12
  • Portsmouth
    Churchland KinderCare
    Churchland KinderCare Photo - Churchland KinderCare
    Daycare / Preschool
    Grades: NS-PK | 18 students
    1.4 miles
    6025 Churchland Blvd
    Portsmouth, VA 23703
    (757) 484-9377
    1.4 NS-PK

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The average private school tuition in Virginia is $10,747 for elementary schools and $17,616 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
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