Peoria Hebrew Day School

5614 N University Street
Peoria, IL 61614-0616
Tel: (309)692-2821
Grades: PK-8 | 16 students
Our Children's Path to a Shining Future is the motto of the Peoria Hebrew Day School.
Our Children's Path to a Shining Future is the motto of the Peoria Hebrew Day School.
The Peoria Hebrew Day School strives to create a family community of learners who value lifelong study, respect human diversity and are able to make informed choices about their lives.
Our goal is to provide a stimulating and nurturing environment, encouraging each student to feel positive about him/herself and others while preparing each student to be knowledgeable, caring and contributing members of the Jewish people, the United States of America and the world.

School Overview

Religious Affiliation Jewish
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten-8
Year Founded 1971

Student Body

Total Students 16 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
Students by Grade Peoria Hebrew Day School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 4 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 4:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size 3 students
Classroom Dress Code Casual

Finances and Admission

Tuition Notes Sliding scale for families and very affordable.

School Notes

  • With small classes and a loving, nurturing environment we work to help each child develop to their full potential and get them ready for a lifetime love of learning. Our alumni have gone on to become Doctors, Lawyers, Dentists, PHD's along with other professions.  Our preschool is secular, welcoming all children ages 3-5 years from the Peoria metro area. The values taught are a great base, and when children love to learn they are on the right path!

Profile last updated: 09/15/2015

Nearby Private Schools

The nearest high school is Peoria Notre Dame High School (0.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is St Vincent De Paul School (0.3 miles away)
The nearest preschool is St Vincent De Paul School (0.3 miles away)
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  • Peoria
    Grades: PK-8 | 495 students
    0.3 miles
    6001 N University St
    Peoria, IL 61614
  • Peoria
    Grades: 9-12 | 758 students
    0.7 miles
    5105 N Sheridan Road
    Peoria, IL 61614
  • Peoria
    Concordia Lutheran School
    (Lutheran Church -- Missouri Synod)
    Grades: K-9 | 191 students
    0.9 miles
    2000 W Glen Ave
    Peoria, IL 61614
  • Peoria
    Aletheia School
    Special Program Emphasis (Christian)
    Grades: PK-8 | 57 students
    1.5 miles
    7229 N. Knoxville Ave
    Peoria, IL 61614
  • Peoria
    Florence KinderCare
    Daycare / Preschool
    Grades: NS-PK
    1.7 miles
    1125 West Florence Ave.
    Peoria, IL 61604

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