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Columbus Torah Academy
181 Noe-Bixby Road
Columbus, OH 43213

Phone: (614) 864-0299
Fax: (614) 864-2218


Yeshiva Type: Average - Motivated
Gender: Coed
Levels: Elementary; Middle School; High School;
Clientele: Modern-Orthodox, Non-Frum
Specialty: Resource Room/Remedial
Language of Instruction: English
Total Number of Students: 250
Size of Enrollment: Medium (25-99)
Parallel Classes: Growing
Dorm: No
Sports: Full Indoor-Outdoor Gym, Basketball Court
Extra Curricular: This school offers an extensive variety of extra-curricular activities. They have sports clubs - baseball, voleyball and basketball- in the high school and the younger grades have intermural sport teams. They have a performing arts department that puts on 2 plays a year and a lower-school choir. They also host art and chess clubs and have an Israeli flag dancing troupe. Each year the middle and upper school students can choose from a variey of electives. Past options available to the students have ranged from cooking to folk dancing to auto mechanics.
At-Risk: No
School Appearance: Immaculate
School Description:
This school strives to maintain a warm, family-oriented and nurturing environment without compromising their intellectually challenging curriculum. They also offer lots of opportunities for their students to develop all aspects of their personality; they don't focus solely on academics.
The school's student body contains non-affiliated, reform, conservative, modern-orthodox and orthodox students. They run their school under modern-orthodox philosophy and teachings.
They are handicap accessible and have an elevator.

School Policy

Computer Classes: Lab
TV: Acceptable
VCR: Acceptable
Level of Tolerance: High


Dean: Rabbi Zvi Kahn
Principal - Limudei Kodesh: Upper School - Marcia Hershfield; Lower School - Patty Satt; Judaic Studies - Rabbi Avram Elbaz
Number of Staff: 30
Full Tuition:
Scholarship Policy: Rigid
Notes: K tuition is $7750, lower school is $9500 and high school is $12500.
Some need-based scholarships can be applied for.

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