Akiba-Schechter Jewish Day School

  • Grades: PK-8
  • Student Enrollment: 255
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  • Address
  • 5235 S Cornell Ave
  • Chicago, IL 60615
  • Phone
  • (773) 493-8880
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School Description

Akiba-Schechter Jewish Day School enrolls 255 preschool and elementary school students from grades PK-8. It is located in Chicago, IL, which is a highly populated city with a median household income of $38,625.

School Operational Details
  • Students Have Access to a Library or Media Center
School Days and Hours
  • School Days Per Year: 173
    Note: Kindergarten Operates Five Days Per Week
  • School Hours Per Day: 6
    Note: Kindergarten Operates on a Full Day Schedule
School Religious Orientation
  • Jewish
School Associations
  • National Society of Hebrew Day Schools (NSHDS)
  • Solomon Schechter Day Schools (SSDS)
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Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 255
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 15.9
    Full-Time Teachers: 12
    Part-Time Teachers: 7
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 7.6
  • Percent Minority Students: 2.7%
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 63 (24.7%)
  • Females: 192 (75.3%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Akiba-Schechter Jewish Day School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian--
Black52.0%
Asian--
Hispanic20.8%
White11344.3%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Akiba-Schechter Jewish Day School
  Number Percent
Pre-Kindergarten13552.9%
Kindergarten155.9%
1st Grade176.7%
2nd Grade207.8%
3rd Grade124.7%
4th Grade103.9%
5th Grade207.8%
6th Grade114.3%
7th Grade83.1%
8th Grade72.7%
Source: IL Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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