- Co-ed supplementary Jewish religious school, usually Reform
- Orthodox women's seminary, especially in Israel
- "I am going to teach the ninth graders at midrasha this year."
Languages of Origin
מדרשה Modern Hebrew 'training college, secondary school' (coined by Eliezer Ben-Yehuda)
Who Uses This
Religious: Jews who are engaged in religious observance and have some Jewish education
Orthodox: Jews who identify as Orthodox and observe halacha (Jewish law)
See some programs/institutions called midrashot here: http://enacademic.com/dic.nsf/enwiki/11327924
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