Grades: K-5 | 40 students
- Aleph Bet is a model of excellence and a source of pride, boasting small class sizes, prestigious AIMS certification, and caring, experienced teachers.
- Best of all, children wake up each day excited to come to school.
- Our mission is to nurture and challenge the growing minds and spirits of our children.
- Our vision for the school is to be the school of choice and a unifying force in our Jewish community.
- We are committed to these core values: maintaining an environment of academic excellence; celebrating the richness and diversity of Jewish tradition; challenging students to think critically and reflectively; nurturing individual interests and talents; and fostering a sense of community.
|School Type||School with Special Program Emphasis|
|School Membership(s)School Assoc.||State or regional independent school association
The Jewish Community Day School Association (SSDSA)
|Grades Offered||Grades Kindergarten-5|
|Total Students||40 students|
|Student Body Type||Co-ed|
|% Students of Color||
State avg.: 34%
|Students by Grade|
Academics and Faculty
|Total Classroom Teachers||5 teachers|
|Student : Teacher Ratio||8:1
National avg.: 13:1
Finances and Admission
|Admission Deadline||None / Rolling|
|Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.||4 extracurriculars|
|ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.||Chess Club, Cooking Club, Jiu Jitsu, Lego Club Chess Club, Cooking Club, Jiu Jitsu, Lego Club,|
- School Location Miles Grades Students
HanoverGrades: NS-12 | 193 students
1321 Mercedes Drive, Suites Q-S
Hanover, MD 21076
AnnapolisGrades: K-12 | 500 students
110 Shiley Street
Annapolis, MD 21401
GambrillsGrades: PK-8 | 807 students
2601 Symphony Lane
Gambrills, MD 21054
Glen BurnieGrades: NS-8 | 421 students
308 Oak Manor Dr
Glen Burnie, MD 21061
Glen BurnieGrades: PK-8 | 685 students
120 Dorsey Road
Glen Burnie, MD 21061
As a parent I would strongly recommend this school as a high-quality, affordable private school option. I have had two kids go through Aleph Bet. Small classes and academic excellence were a must for our family and Aleph Bet delivered. My older boy is thriving in college, while my younger is well-prepared for the challenges of middle school, thanks to the solid grounding they received at Aleph Bet.While the school is grounded in Jewish values, I didn`t experience it as a "religious" school. The Hebrew language skills helped round out the educational experience, and the "religious" aspects never overwhelmed the academics. In my experience, the school community openly embraced Jewish, non-Jewish and interfaith families. All came away richer for the experience.Certainly the school has its challenges: Small classes can be a little too small for some. On the flip side, this frees up teachers to tailor lessons and to give special care and attention where needed. Perhaps most of all, Aleph Bet is a warm place, nurturing to children and families. Worth considering.
- Posted by Parent - Adam
I love Aleph Bet and so does my daughter! This school cares so much about their students, and it's a wonderful, warm community. The parents are involved and the teachers are open and engaged. Highly recommend!
- Posted by Parent - eve
March 23, 2017
Teachers need to learn how to be Facebook savvy. Otherwise Facebook will cause them lots of problems.
March 21, 2017
Future and current employers can find out all sorts of things about you these days. Make sure that you don't leave behind any damning electronic evidence.
March 21, 2017
Asking good questions at your job interview will improve your chances. Conversely asking bad questions will damage them.