Loch Sheldrake, NY Area Scholarships
Loch Sheldrake is a hamlet and census-designated place (CDP) in the Town of Fallsburg, New York in Sullivan County, New York. The zipcode for Loch Sheldrake is 12759.
The community was originally named Sheldrake Pond after a deep glacially formed pond which forms the center of town. It is bordered by the hamlet of Hurleyville, the Town of Liberty, the hamlet of Hasbrouck, the hamlet of Divine Corners, and the hamlet of Woodbourne.
The commercial center of Loch Sheldrake is the intersection of County Road 104 and NYS Route 52, at the edge of Sheldrake Pond.
In its heyday as a Catskills Borscht Belt resort it was home to numerous hotels, bungalow colonies and boarding houses. Some of the best known of these were the Brown's Hotel, where comedian Jerry Lewis worked; the Evans Hotel, and the Karmel Hotel, now Stagedoor Manor, a renowned performing arts summer camp.
It is also the home of Sullivan County Community College and the Lochmor Golf Course.
Congregation Adath Israel, the Loch Sheldrake Synagogue was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1997. The Synagogue is open in the summer and for the High Holidays, under the leadership of Rabbi Dr. Rashi Shapiro.
In 2012, a year-round Hasidic community was founded in Loch Sheldrake, in Town and Country Estates, with a synagogue, mikvah, a boys cheder, and a girls nursery school.
Schools in and around Loch Sheldrake, NY
Sullivan County Community College
At least 2 but less than 4 years; Public; $6,270 average out-state tuition; $4,180 average in-state tuition
Yeshivath Zichron Moshe
Four or more years; Private not for profit; $10,700 average out-state tuition; $10,700 average in-state tuition
Sullivan County BOCES-Practical Nursing Program
Less than 2 years (below associate); Public
Orange County Community College
At least 2 but less than 4 years; Public; $7,800 average out-state tuition; $3,900 average in-state tuition
Beauty School of Middletown
Less than 2 years (below associate); Private for profit
Ulster County Community College
At least 2 but less than 4 years; Public; $7,980 average out-state tuition; $3,990 average in-state tuition
State University of New York at New Paltz
Four or more years; Public; $14,320 average out-state tuition; $5,270 average in-state tuition
Popular Majors in Loch Sheldrake
- Liberal Arts and Sciences
- Nursing - Registered Nurse Training (RN, ASN, BSN, MSN)
- Business Administration and Management
- Commercial and Advertising Art
- Speech Communication and Rhetoric
- Community Organization and Advocacy
- Commercial Photography
- Accounting Technician and Bookkeeper
- Information Science/Studies
- Chef Training
- Baking and Pastry Arts
- Parks, Recreation and Leisure Facilities Management
- Substance Abuse/Addiction Counseling
- Natural Resources Conservation
- Physical Education Teaching and Coaching
- Legal Assistant/Paralegal
- Tourism and Travel Services Marketing
- Hotel/Motel Administration/Management