4500 Dempster St.
Skokie, IL 60076


Irene Sufrin, [email protected]

Solomon Schechter Day School of Metropolitan Chicago, a Conservative Jewish Day School, is committed to providing an excellent General, Hebrew, and Jewish education. We strive to produce confident individuals, instilling in them the skills, knowledge and understanding to be active participants and leaders in our American and Jewish communities. In our welcoming and nurturing environment, Jewish children and their families develop a foundation for religious observance, commitment to Israel, passion for learning, dedication to social action, and respect for all individuals.


The Ginsburg Solomon Schechter Early Childhood Center is a DCFS-licensed facility.



Early Childhood Center (Serving ages 2 years old through 5 years old)Grades Kindergarten through 8th grade served at our Northbrook Campus


Pre-K: Monday through Friday 8:15am to 12:45pmEarly Care begins at 7:30am. After Care ends at 6:00pm.


Applications available for download from school website (link provided above). Rolling admissions.


Bright classrooms, natural wood furnishings, new learning centers, studio/deep project room and materials; library, music and movement activity spaces. Come visit us in action to see for yourself!



At Schechter, we believe that positive early experiences can have a profound effect on growth, development, and learning. Children will learn skills to thrive in kindergarten and beyond, build their Jewish identity, and practice what it means to be ethical, caring and kind. Program highlights include a strong Hebrew language component and enrichment experiences in music, gym and art. Intensive training in "deep project work" allows our faculty to guide a strong, child-centered curriculum,

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