Birchas Chaim

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Yeshiva Birchas Chaim
111 Vine Street
Lakewood, NJ 08701
Type Private High School, all-male Yeshiva
Faculty 6.6 (on FTE basis)[1]
Grades 9–12
Enrollment 76 (as of 2009-10)[1]
Affiliation Orthodox Judaism

Yeshiva Birchas Chaim is a haredi Mesivta high school in Lakewood Township, New Jersey.[2][3][4]

It was founded by Rabbi Shmuel Zalmen Stein in 2001, after his father, Rabbi Chaim Stein, asked him to open a branch of Telshe Yeshiva in Lakewood.

As of the 2009-10 school year, the school had an enrollment of 76 students and 6.6 classroom teachers (on a FTE basis), for a student–teacher ratio of 11.5:1.[1]


The curriculum focuses primarily on Talmudic texts and commentary. It also includes Chumash, and Halachah.


Coordinates: 40°06′30″N 74°13′53″W / 40.108431°N 74.231464°W / 40.108431; -74.231464