Gan Israel Day School

Tel: (410)740-2424
Grades: PK-K | 9 students
Gan Israel Preschool & Day School, accredited by the Maryland State Department of Education, offers a dual curriculum program for children Age 2 through Kindergarten.
We believe these early years are the most important in a child's education, both secular and Jewish.
Our highly qualified staff create a preschool experience filled with learning and exploration as they teach children through song, dance, dramatic play and art.
Children also enjoy free play indoors and outdoors on our beautiful playground each day and go on community field trips throughout the year.
Reading readiness activities are emphasized to prepare the children for Kindergarten.
The Kindergarten through 1st Grade program features a well rounded General and Jewish Studies Curriculum, covering Language Arts, Math Skills, Science, Social Studies, Jewish Holidays & Concepts, Hebrew, Parsha and Prayer.
We are proud to be using the "Open Court" system in our school, the most up-to-date classroom equipment available, and our new computer lab.

School Overview

School Type Early Childhood / Day Care
School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Association for the Education of Young Children
Other school association(s)
Religious Affiliation Jewish
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten-Kindergarten

Student Body

Total Students 9 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
Students by Grade Gan Israel Day School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 1 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 9:1
National avg.: 13:1

Nearby Private Schools

The nearest high school is Atholton Adventist Academy (0.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Atholton Adventist Academy (0.5 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Atholton Adventist Academy (0.5 miles away)
All Schools High Schools Elementary Schools Preschools Public Schools
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Columbia
    Atholton Adventist Academy
    (Seventh Day Adventist)
    Grades: PK-10 | 237 students
    0.5 miles
    6520 Martin Road
    Columbia, MD 21044
    (410)740-2425
    0.5PK-10
    237
  • Columbia
    Grades: PK-3 | 128 students
    0.8 miles
    9760 Owen Brown Rd
    Columbia, MD 21045
    (410)730-5056
    0.8PK-3
    128
  • Columbia
    Nurturing Nest Montessori
    Montessori School
    Grades: PK-KG | 29 students
    1.1 miles
    5885 Robert Oliver Pl
    Columbia, MD 21045
    (410)772-6378
    1.1PK-KG
    29
  • Columbia
    The Goddard School
    Daycare / Preschool
    Grades: NS-K | 32 students
    1.1 miles
    9100 Quarterstaff Road
    Columbia, MD 21044
    (410)531-1511
    1.1NS-K
    32
  • Columbia
    Hickory Ridge KinderCare
    Daycare / Preschool
    Grades: NS-PK
    1.2 miles
    6185 Sunny Spring
    Columbia, MD 21044
    (410)730-8449
    1.2NS-PK
    n/a

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