Lubavitch Senior Girls' School

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Lubavitch Senior Girls' School
Lubavitch House

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N16 5RP

TypeVoluntary aided school
Religious affiliation(s)Orthodox Judaism
Local authorityHackney
Department for Education URN138143 Tables
HeadteacherMrs Helen Freeman
PrincipalRabbi Shmuel Lew
Age11 to 18

Lubavitch Senior Girls' School is a Jewish secondary school and sixth form for girls, located in the Stamford Hill area of the London Borough of Hackney in England.[1]

First opened as an independent school in 1962, Lubavitch Senior Girls' School became a voluntary aided school in 2012 under the control of Hackney London Borough Council.[2] The schools is guided by the principles of the Chabad-Lubavitch movement.[3]

Lubavitch Senior Girls' School offers GCSEs as programmes of study for pupils, while students in the sixth form have the option to study from a range of A Levels. The curriculum of the school is divided between secular subjects (Chol) and religious studies (Kodesh). Secular subjects include Modern Hebrew, while religious studies include the Yiddish language and Jewish history.[4]


  1. ^ "Lubavitch Senior Girls School - Chabad Lubavitch UK". Archived from the original on 2013-09-19. Retrieved 2013-08-15.
  2. ^ Runyan, Joshua (2011-12-20). "London Lubavitch Senior Girls School Wins State Aid - Chabad-Lubavitch News". Retrieved 2013-08-15.
  3. ^ "Edwards courses". Retrieved Sep 24, 2014.
  4. ^ "Curriculum - Chabad Lubavitch UK". Retrieved 2013-08-15.

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Coordinates: 51°34′20″N 0°04′24″W / 51.5722°N 0.0733°W / 51.5722; -0.0733