A Community Day School in Eastern Connecticut

Welcome to the Solomon Schechter Academy of Waterford, Connecticut, a coeducational kindergarten through grade 6 day school offering a program of outstanding Secular and Judaic studies to students in eastern Connecticut and western Rhode Island. 


  • Individualized Instruction

  • Close-knit family feeling by an experienced, caring and dedicated staff

  • High percentage of our graduates are accepted into the nation's top universities

  • Many extracurricular opportunities

  • This is the true hidden gem of private school education in Southeastern CT

  • Local middle schools and high schools regularly state that their Solomon Schechter alumni students are among the most academically prepared

  • Strong academic programs for: Math, Science, English, Social Studies, Reading, Language Arts.  We promote strong academic education that allows the interests of young minds to be challenged without limits

  • Daily interactions between students of all ages

  • Warm learning environment that builds confidence and allows each child to shine

Barbara Wolfe, Head of School

Our Latest News

SSA has closed after the 2020-2021 year