Tampa, Fla. – Students at Hillel Academy, the Tampa Bay area’s only accredited Jewish day school, have received top scores in the Educational Records Bureau (ERB) standardized tests, says Interim Head of School Gordon Rode.
A statistical analysis of Hillel Academy students’ scores from the test taken in May demonstrated that Hillel students in grades three through eight scored much higher than their counterparts in other private schools around the world.
Compared to students in other private schools taking this test worldwide, Hillel student scored:
- Reading Comprehension – 86th percentile
- Verbal Reasoning – 86th percentile
- Writing Mechanics – 87th percentile
- Writing Concepts & Skills – 88th percentile
- Quantitative Reasoning – 91st percentile
- Mathematics – 90th percentile
Applications are now being accepted for the 2017-18 school year at Hillel Academy, Tampa’s only accredited Jewish day school, providing excellence in academics, technology and Jewish life. Financial aid and transportation options are available. At Hillel Academy, students receive a superior education enhanced by the opportunity to learn about their place in the community. Hillel Academy is accredited by the Florida Council of Independent Schools and the Florida Kindergarten Council, and is a member of the Jewish Community Day School Network and the National Association of Independent Schools.
More information about Hillel Academy’s offerings, financial aid and tour scheduling are available by calling Cosmo Kunzelmann at 813.963.2242 or emailing firstname.lastname@example.org.