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Admissions Overview


Thank you for visiting our admissions page. While we would love to welcome you to our beautiful building on Smith Street, it is not possible at this time due to safety precautions. However, we have many virtual opportunities for you to learn about and connect with our school. Please contact our Admissions Associate Kyra Bloom at kbloom@hannahsenesh.org to arrange for any of the following:

Meet the Admissions Director via Zoom

Every family that is interested in Senesh will have a one-on-one meeting with Director of Admissions Annette Powers. You’ll have the opportunity to ask questions about our curriculum, community, and more. 

Virtual Open Houses (Lower School and Middle School) 

Join us for a Virtual Open House to learn more about Senesh’s innovative curriculum, passionate faculty, and nurturing learning environment. During these events, you will meet members of our administration, faculty, and staff. You will also have the opportunity to hear stories and experiences from current parents, students, alumni, and ask questions from the panel. 

Lower School Virtual Open House Dates:

  • Fri. Oct. 16, 9:00-10:00am
  • Thurs. Nov. 19, 7:30-8:30pm

Middle School Virtual Open House Dates:

  • Fri. Nov. 13, 9:00-10:00am
  • Thurs. Dec. 3, 7:30-8:30pm

Please RSVP for open houses to Admissions Associate Kyra Bloom at kbloom@hannahsenesh.org with the name and age of your child and which open house you would like to attend. Please note, our middle school starts in 5th grade. 

Virtual Opportunities to Meet Senesh Parents and Faculty

Our admissions team will connect prospective families to current Senesh parents and/or faculty to speak with them about the Senesh experience. 

Virtual Opportunities to Join the Senesh Community

Our admissions team will periodically invite prospective families to join the Senesh community for some of our community-wide events such as our Zoom Kabbalat Shabbat, holiday programs, and grade-wide events. 

Please take some time to browse our website, learn about our vision, history, program and get an inside view of school life at Hannah Senesh.

On the following admissions pages, you will find everything you need to start and complete your application process:

I look forward to meeting you soon!

Annette Powers, Director of Admissions

Annette Powers
Director of Admissions

The Hannah Senesh Community Day School is accredited by New York State Association of Independent Schools. It is also a member of the National Association of Independent Schools, PRIZMAH, Center for Jewish Day Schools, and is chartered by the Board of Regents of the University of the State of New York.

Hannah Senesh admits students of any race, color, nationality, ethnic origin, gender, gender identity, and sexual orientation.

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