Leadership at Solomon Schechter Day School

Jul 25, 2021
About Us


Welcome to the Leadership page of Solomon Schechter Day School, an esteemed educational institution in the heart of Jacksonville's Jewish community. Our school is dedicated to providing an exceptional educational experience, grounded in Jewish values, and guided by a strong and talented leadership team.

Our Visionary Leaders

At Solomon Schechter Day School, we understand the importance of strong leadership in shaping the future of our students. Our leadership team comprises experienced and dedicated professionals who are passionate about providing the highest quality education that combines academic excellence with a deep-rooted connection to Jewish traditions and values.

Principal Sarah Cohen

Principal Sarah Cohen brings her extensive experience in education and a deep understanding of Jewish values to her role at Solomon Schechter. With a Master's degree in Educational Leadership and years of experience, she is committed to creating a vibrant and nurturing environment where students can thrive both academically and spiritually.

Assistant Principal David Levy

Assistant Principal David Levy is a dynamic leader who brings a wealth of expertise to our school. His passion for innovative teaching methods and commitment to fostering a love for Judaism among students make him an invaluable asset to the Solomon Schechter community. With his support, our students are encouraged to explore their full potential and develop a strong sense of identity.

Building a Supportive Community

At Solomon Schechter Day School, we believe that a strong partnership between the school, families, and the wider community is essential for the holistic development of our students. Through our leadership's proactive outreach and open communication, we foster a supportive and inclusive environment where everyone feels valued and involved.

Embracing Jewish Values

As a Jewish day school, Solomon Schechter is deeply committed to instilling Jewish values in our students. Under the guidance of our visionary leadership team, we provide a comprehensive Jewish education that emphasizes the importance of mitzvot (good deeds), tzedakah (charitable acts), and an understanding of Jewish history and traditions.

Excellence in Education

Our leadership team is dedicated to maintaining high academic standards and delivering an exceptional educational experience to our students. By fostering a culture of lifelong learning, our educators ensure that students receive a well-rounded education, empowering them to become critical thinkers, problem solvers, and compassionate leaders of tomorrow.

Enriching Programs

In addition to our rigorous curriculum, Solomon Schechter offers a wide range of extracurricular activities and enriching programs. Our leadership team actively collaborates with teachers, staff, and parents to develop and implement these programs, providing opportunities for students to explore their passions, develop new skills, and engage in community service projects.

Join Our Leadership Network

If you are seeking a school with strong leadership, academic excellence, and a rich Jewish educational experience, we invite you to discover Solomon Schechter Day School in Jacksonville. Our leadership team is excited to welcome new families and continue to nurture the growth and success of our students.