Our Curriculum

Nov 19, 2020

Fostering Academic Excellence

At Solomon Schechter Day School, we pride ourselves on offering a comprehensive and engaging curriculum that promotes academic excellence. Our curriculum aims to provide each student with a strong foundation in core subjects, while also instilling a passion for lifelong learning.

Curriculum Overview

Our curriculum encompasses a wide range of subjects, ensuring a well-rounded education for our students. From language arts and mathematics to science, social studies, and foreign languages, we provide a balanced learning experience that prepares students for future success.

Language Arts

The study of language arts is a fundamental component of our curriculum. We emphasize reading comprehension, writing skills, and effective communication. Through engaging literature, grammar instruction, and creative writing exercises, our students develop strong language skills that serve as a foundation for success in all areas of study.


Math education is a key component of our curriculum. We provide a structured and sequential approach to mathematics, ensuring students develop a deep understanding of mathematical concepts. From basic arithmetic to algebra, geometry, and beyond, our students build problem-solving skills and logical reasoning abilities.


Our science curriculum fosters curiosity and a love for exploration. Students engage in hands-on experiments, investigations, and projects to develop critical thinking skills and a deep understanding of scientific principles. From biology and chemistry to physics and environmental science, our students develop a solid foundation in scientific knowledge.

Social Studies

The study of social studies helps students understand the world around them. Our curriculum explores various historical periods, cultures, geography, and global issues. Through interactive lessons and discussions, students gain a broader perspective and develop a sense of civic responsibility.

Foreign Languages

In today's interconnected world, proficiency in foreign languages is crucial. We offer a comprehensive foreign language program, providing students with the opportunity to learn languages such as Spanish, French, and Hebrew. Through a combination of speaking, listening, reading, and writing activities, students develop language skills and cultural appreciation.

Emphasizing Personal Growth

Our curriculum goes beyond academic subjects to prioritize the holistic development of each student. We believe in nurturing their social, emotional, and physical well-being, as well as instilling core values and fostering personal growth.

Social and Emotional Learning

We recognize the importance of social and emotional learning in helping students develop self-awareness, emotional resilience, and positive relationships. Our curriculum incorporates various strategies to enhance social skills, empathy, and conflict resolution abilities.

Physical Education and Wellness

A healthy body is essential for optimal learning. Our physical education program promotes an active lifestyle, physical fitness, and overall wellness. Students participate in a wide range of sports, games, and activities to develop motor skills, teamwork, and sportsmanship.

Character Education

We believe in preparing our students to become responsible and compassionate members of society. Our character education program emphasizes respect, integrity, empathy, and ethical decision-making. Through discussions, projects, and real-life scenarios, students develop a strong moral compass and good citizenship qualities.

Individualized Support and Enrichment

At Solomon Schechter Day School, we recognize that each student is unique and may require additional support or enrichment. Therefore, we offer individualized programs to cater to diverse learning needs and abilities.

Special Education Services

Our dedicated team of special education professionals provides personalized support to students with individualized education plans (IEPs). We ensure that every student receives the necessary accommodations and modifications to achieve academic success.

Gifted and Talented Programs

For students who demonstrate exceptional abilities, we offer gifted and talented programs that provide challenging and enriching experiences. These programs encourage intellectual growth, critical thinking, and creativity, allowing students to reach their full potential.


At Solomon Schechter Day School, our curriculum reflects our commitment to academic excellence, personal growth, and individualized support. We strive to provide a comprehensive educational experience that prepares students for a successful future in an ever-evolving world. Explore our website to learn more about our curriculum and join our vibrant learning community.