Bornblum is Memphis’ Jewish community school where students from different socio-economic and Jewish backgrounds learn together in an environment of mutual respect.

Student Profile

  Total Students:  104

  Lower School Students (Kg-5th): 73

  Middle School Students (6th-8th):  31

  Kindergarten Students:  11

  Boys/Girls Ratio:  58%/42%

Faculty/Staff Profile

  Number of Teachers:  24

  Student/Teacher Ratio:  4:1

  Advanced Degrees: 48%

  Average Years Teaching:  14.7

  Israeli Faculty:  6

Family Affiliation

  Anshei Sephard:  7%

  Baron Hirsch: 15%

  Beth Sholom:  20%

  Chabad:  13%

  Or Chadash:  1%

  Temple Israel:  32%

  Unaffiliated: 12%

Accreditation and Affiliations

Bornblum was re-accredited in 2018 by AdvancED, the premier school accrediting organization in the southeast United States.  Together with its affiliations with Memphis Association of Independent Schools and Prizmah: Center for Jewish Day Schools, Bornblum enjoys oversight and resources that help us stay on the cutting edge of general and Jewish studies education.