About Us

Yeshiva Ohr Yisrael of Atlanta is a high school for boys that offers a classical yeshiva education together with a fully accredited college preparatory general studies program. The Yeshiva consists of students from Atlanta and arranges boarding for a select number of students from outside of Atlanta.

The mission of Yeshiva Ohr Yisrael of Atlanta is to inspire and assist each student in his quest to:

 a personal relationship with Hashem
Develop and refine his character
Immerse himself in serious Torah scholarship
Attain the knowledge and skills necessary to be an articulate and well read citizen, prepared for higher education and the professional careers that follow.

Yeshiva Ohr Yisrael has attracted talmidim from cities all over the country. These cities include Baltimore, Monsey, Jacksonville, Memphis, Charleston, Far Rockaway, Flatbush, San Diego, Chicago, Lakewood, Birmingham, Providence, Myrtle Beach, Silver Spring, Dallas, Cleveland, Minneapolis, Cincinnati and St. Louis,Savannah, Los Angeles, and Antwerp, Houston.

Our graduates continue their growth and learning in Yeshivos in America and Eretz Yisrael. We have alumni learning at this time in Yeshivos Mir, Toras Simcha, Derech Chaim, Landers Toras Moshe, Bais Yisrael, and Yeshiva University among several other fine institutions.

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