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For over 80 years, we’ve illuminated young minds through Jewish Education
Manhattan Day School/Yeshiva Ohr Torah is a Modern Orthodox Yeshiva day school located on the Upper West Side of Manhattan, serving Toddlers through Eighth Grade. Founded in 1943, we have 80 years of experience in educating Jewish children in a warm Torah environment.
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Our curriculum sharpens minds, expands horizons, and hones critical skills in Judaic and general studies.
Students engage in the dynamic exploration of the world around them in an individualized and intimate setting, cultivating skills and knowledge, connecting to our rich Torah heritage and Medinat Yisrael with a focus on character building.
Early Childhood Education designed to nurture and engage young minds.
MDS creates a warm and welcoming place for our youngest learners – toddlers through kindergartners – to thrive as they begin their educational journey.Learn More
Lower School builds a solid foundation for life.
Students explore their studies through individualized, interdisciplinary, hands-on experiences and state-of-the-art technology and begin to develop core academic skills.Learn More
Middle School inspires growing students to flourish.
When entering middle school, students dive deeper into academic subjects, critical thinking and questioning, and logical reasoning while taking on leadership roles in our school community.Learn More