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Judaic studies include study of Torah, the Hebrew language, Shabbat and holidays.
There is also a focus on Mitzvahs, Tefillah, Kashrut, Brachot and Medinat Yisrael.
The Language Arts curriculum emphasizes reading, comprehension, print, and sounds. Also with a focus on
writing habits, purpose, language use, listening and speaking skills.
Mathematics focuses on Algebra, Geometry, Functions, & Statistics at appropriate levels.
Studies include measurement, & probability concepts, along with mathematical processes.
This program teaches a variety of concepts in Physical, Life, Earth, and Space Science. Introduction
in the use of scientific thinking, tools and technologies is also included.
The Social Studies curriculum includes American History, World Georgraphy, Physical Geography, Economics
and Government at grade appropriate levels.
A variety of optional elective subjects are offered to enhance the curriculum. These include music, art, theater, dance,
chess, and foreign languages.
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The Solomon Schechter Day School of Las Vegas provides an outstanding secular education in a dynamic
Jewish setting. It is our goal to instill in our students a lifelong love of learning and discovery of a
healthy self-image. The school also strives to provide a strong and positive Jewish identity. Each student's ability to think critically
is developed through a dual-language program. Additionally, our school fosters an appreciation of both
Jewish and American cultures.
We strive for excellence by encouraging inquiry, discussion, and creativity, while
promoting intellectual integrity in a warm, personal and highly motivating atmosphere. Students
receive personalized instruction to address their needs, develop their abilities, and stimulate
interests. The school guides each student toward success by fostering the fulfillment of his
or her individual potential through a uniquely integrated curriculum of general and Jewish studies.
The staff at Solomon Schechter Day School of Las Vegas are a dedicated group of educators who
enable the school to be a wonderful environment for learning. Find out more about our staff.
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If you have any questions about our school, please send them to us.
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