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Solomon Schechter Day School

Solomon Schechter Day School is a coeducational private Jewish traditional school for students in grades Pre-K through 8.

Institution Type: Private Setting: Suburban

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Overview

Overview

Solomon Schechter Day School says

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 Mommy, Bubbe & Meprogram, invite 6-24 month olds with an adult to weekly sessions that blend creative play andmusic 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. Enrollment is also now open for the second year of SSDS’ highly successfulKindergarten Dual-Language Immersion Program, featuring high-tech classrooms and anintegrated Hebrew language program alongside its award-winning general studies curriculum.“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 Nursery through Grade 8 Jewish Day School. We are a member of the Solomon Schechter Day School Association, the educational arm of the United Synagogue of Conservative Judaism. Education at Solomon Schechter reflects the philosophy and practices of contemporary conservative Judaism.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.

Finance

Finance

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Admissions

Admissions
Phone
  (732) 431-5525

Students and Faculty

Students and Faculty

Enrollment Data

Total Enrollment 179
Enrollment By Grade
Grade Number of Students
Pre-K 26
Kindergarten 22
1 20
2 19
3 22
4 8
5 18
6 17
7 16
8 11

Solomon Schechter Day School's relatively variable enrollment profile may offer insights into student retention rates, local population changes, real estate costs, and the accessibility of alternative educational options. to find out more about the specific factors influencing Solomon Schechter Day School's enrollment numbers.

Student Teacher Ratio 9 : 1
Gender 48% Male / 52% Female
Student Diversity
Percentage of Student Body
White 84%
Multi-racial 2%

Extracurriculars

  • Basketball
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  • Basketball
  • Cheerleading
  • Track and Field

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