Uniqueness of School: Hillel Torah is Chicago’s premier Modern Orthodox, co-educational Jewish Day School.A succinct philosophy of the school: We are a dynamic, Modern Orthodox day school preparing the Jewish leaders of tomorrow. Our progressive, child-centered approach promotes academic excellence in Judaic and general studies. Rooted in Torah learning and values, we encourage children to develop a life-long commitment to Medinat Yisrael, the Jewish people and the global community.Goals of school/school philosophy re Jewish and secular studies: Hillel Torah is a school continuously on the rise. Building on our strong 53 year legacy of educational excellence and unwavering commitment to Medinat Yisrael, we continue to invest in new and innovative child centered curricula in both Judaic and general studies. Hillel Torah provides its students with the skills needed to succeed in the modern world, while simultaneously building an intellectually stimulating and meaningful Judaic studies curriculum, creating the foundation for a lifetime of learning and achievement.