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Solomon Schechter Day School

Summary Information

Jewish Historical Society of Greater Hartford
Solomon Schechter Day School
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Biographical/Historical note The Solomon Schechter Day School was founded by a group of Conservative rabbis, parents, and educators in 1971. The school initially provided an extensive Judaic curriculum in addition to a full standard academic program for children in Kindergarten through grade six. Originally housed in Emanuel Synagogue on Mohegan Drive in West Hartford, the school is now housed in the renovated former public school building on s on Buena Vista Road in West Hartford. The school now provides a dual Jewish/secular education to students at the early childhood, elementary, and middle school levels.
Scope and Contents
Scope and Contents note This collection contains miscellaneous documents collected about the school spanning the course of its history, including newspaper clippings from its founding to the present. Topics covered include school programs, history, and strategic planning.

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Administrative Information

Publication Information
Jewish Historical Society of Greater Hartford

333 Bloomfield Avenue
West Hartford, CT, 06117

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Collection Inventory

Series I: A-M
Awards and Honors/
Awards and Honors/Newspapers clippings
Board of Directors
Board of Directors/Planning/Schechter High School planning, 1988-1989
Buildings/Buena Vista Road, 1984-
Education Programs/Adult Programs
Education Programs/School Programs
Education Programs/School Programs/Graduations
Financial information
Founding, 1971
Fundraising Activities
Historical highlights
General Information

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Series II: N-Z
New Americans
Newsletter/Alumni News
Newsletter/Netivot Schechter, 1982-1983
Newsletter/Schechter Days, 1989
Newsletter/Twenty-Something, 1991-
Newspaper clippings, 1970s
Newspaper clippings, 1980s
Newspaper clippings, 1990s
Newspaper clippings, 2000s
Open House, Recruitment, Enrollment
Publicity/Promotional Brochures
Silver Family
Staff Members
Strategic Planning

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