Tucson Hebrew Academy

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Top Ranked AZ School
  • Grades: Kindergarten-8
  • Enrollment: 122 students
  • Average class size: 15 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling
  • Source: Verified school update

Top Rankings

Tucson Hebrew Academy ranks among the top 20% of private schools in Arizona for:

School Overview

Religious Affiliation
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-8
ADD/ADHD Support
Yes
Learning Difference Programs
Yes
Learning Programs Supported
a variety of learning differences are addressed through our Student Services department
Year Founded
1973
Awards
 Blue Ribbon School - Selected in 2005

Student Body

Total Students
122 students
Student Body Type
Co-ed
% Students of Color
21%
State avg.: 40%
Students by Grade
Tucson Hebrew Academy Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
22 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
6:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
90%
Average Class Size
15 students
Matriculation DataMatric. Data
Classroom Dress Code
Casual

Tuition and Acceptance Rate

Admission Deadline
None / Rolling
Admissions Director
Gabby Erbst
Admissions Associate
Sha’ron Eden

Sports

Total Sports Offered
4 sports

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.
4 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.
book club, Boys and girls basketball, soccer, volleyball

School Notes

  • Core Values
  • Children: We love our students and are committed to their growth and success. Developmentally appropriate, research-based teaching strategies and curricula are fundamentals. We educate the whole child at THA, balancing a rigorous academic program with Jewish values and experiences in the fine and performing arts, PE, technology, and more.
  • Commitment to ExcellenceHigh expectations of students, staff, andfacultyarefundamental to our philosophy and approach. We strive to ensure our graduates are prepared to excel in Tucson`s most challenging high schools.
  • Community: We are a strong, warm and welcoming community. We ensure that all members of our school family are embraced and have a home at THA. Parent involvement is a hallmark of THA. Partnerships with local Jewish organizations and synagogues, and the greater community ofTucson,are critical components of our program.
  • Living Judaism: Through study, prayer, Hebrewandcelebrations of our traditions and heritage, the joy and pride of living Judaism thrives here. Our students obtain a strong moral compass, deep understanding of their roots, and the knowledge and inspiration for living a Jewish life and contributing to Jewish civilization.Supporting IsraelWe support Israel and foster close relationships with Israeli students and educators.
  • Tikkun Olam: Healing the world is a central tenet of our belief system. Through a range of strategies including service learning opportunities at school and in the community, our students both understand and enact this essential value of making the world a better place.
Source: Verified school update

Frequently Asked Questions

What sports does Tucson Hebrew Academy offer?
Tucson Hebrew Academy offers 4 interscholastic sports: Basketball, Flag Football, Soccer and Volleyball.
What is Tucson Hebrew Academy's ranking?
Tucson Hebrew Academy ranks among the top 20% of private schools in Arizona for: Highest percentage of faculty with advanced degrees.
When is the application deadline for Tucson Hebrew Academy?
The application deadline for Tucson Hebrew Academy is rolling (applications are reviewed as they are received year-round).

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Top Ranked AZ School
  • Grades: Kindergarten-8
  • Enrollment: 122 students
  • Average class size: 15 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling
  • Source: Verified school update

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The average private school tuition in Tucson, AZ is $9,069 for elementary schools and $13,013 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in Tucson, AZ is 89% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).

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