Rabbi Pesach Raymon Yeshiva

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Rabbi Pesach Raymon Yeshiva
2 Harrison Street
Edison, NJ, (Middlesex County) 08817
Coordinates 40°30′27″N 74°25′45″W / 40.507604°N 74.429195°W / 40.507604; -74.429195Coordinates: 40°30′27″N 74°25′45″W / 40.507604°N 74.429195°W / 40.507604; -74.429195
Type Private, Coeducational
Religious affiliation(s) Orthodox Judaism
Faculty 31.8 (on FTE basis)[1]
Grades PreK-8
Enrollment 372 (plus 76 in PreK)[1] (2009–10)
Student to teacher ratio 11.7:1[1]
Accreditation Middle States Association of Colleges and Schools[2]

Rabbi Pesach Raymon Yeshiva is a co-educational Orthodox Jewish day school in Edison, in Middlesex County, New Jersey, United States, that serves students in pre-Kindergarten through eighth grade. Rabbi Pesach Raymon Yeshiva has been accredited by the Middle States Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Secondary Schools since 2001.[2]

As of the 2009–10 school year, the school had an enrollment of 372 students (plus 76 students in PreK not included in other calculations) and 31.8 faculty members (on an FTE basis), resulting in a student–teacher ratio of 11.7:1.[1]

Awards and recognition[edit]

In September 2013, the yeshiva was one of 15 schools in New Jersey to be recognized by the United States Department of Education as part of the National Blue Ribbon Schools Program, an award called the "most prestigious honor in the United States' education system" and which Education Secretary Arne Duncan described as honoring schools that "represent examples of educational excellence".[5][6]


  1. ^ a b c d School Data for Rabbi Pesach Raymon Yeshiva, National Center for Education Statistics. Accessed February 28, 2011.
  2. ^ a b Rabbi Pesach Raymon Yeshiva, Middle States Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Secondary Schools. Accessed September 25, 2013.
  3. ^ Rabbi Shraga Gross, Rabbi Pesach Raymon Yeshiva. Accessed September 26, 2013.
  4. ^ Principal - Rabbi Daniel Loew
  5. ^ Rundquist, Jeanette. "15 N.J. schools named as national 'Blue Ribbon' winners", The Star-Ledger, September 24, 2013. Accessed September 25, 2013. "Five Catholic schools, six county vocational-technical schools and a Yeshiva are among the list of honored schools in New Jersey. Also named as 2013 Blue Ribbon Schools were Dover, Harrison and Wildwood high schools."
  6. ^ 2013 National Blue Ribbon Schools All Public and Private, pp. 15-17. United States Department of Education, National Blue Ribbon Schools Program. Accessed September 25, 2013.

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