Boys Division Admissions Procedure


Please contact Rabbi Hillman, Admissions Manager, 301-962-5111 ext. 1553 or
The following information should be included in the email:
Full family name and address; best phone; best email; student's name, school, and current grade.

Complete the application for admission which may be requested below. Please enclose copies of report cards for the past two years, as well as IEPs and testing results if applicable, and return with the $100 application fee [application fee can be paid online] to:
Yeshiva of Greater Washington–Tiferes Gedaliah
Attn: Admissions Manager
2010 Linden Lane
Silver Spring, Maryland 20910


Upon receipt and review of the above materials, YGW will contact you to arrange an interview.

Prospective students will be tested in Limudei Kodesh and General Studies for placement purposes.
For the Limudei Kodesh test, students should prepare a piece of Gemora and be prepared to discuss it with one of the Rebbeim at the time of his interview.
For the General Studies testing, students will be asked to provide a writing sample and take standardized tests in math, verbal and reading skills on a scheduled test day.

During the school year, applicants and parents are welcome to observe classes by prior arrangement.

Acceptance to YGW will be based on a review of the student’s school records and testing, the personal interview, and consultation with references.
Parents will be notified in writing of the student’s admission status. Upon acceptance, the Admissions Manager will provide parents with the financial forms necessary to finalize enrollment.

Non-discrimination Policy: The Yeshiva of Greater Washington shall admit the students of any race, color or national origin to the rights privileges, programs, and activities generally accorded or made available to students at the school, and the school shall not discriminate on the basis of race, color, or national origin in the administration of its educational policies, scholarship program, athletic program, and other school‑administered program.

For additional information or an application- please contact Rabbi Hillman, Admissions Manager, 301-962-5111 ext. 1553 or

Out-of-town students considering applying to YGW, please go to the Out-of-town Student Program [OSP] page by clicking here.