Perelman Jewish Day School-saligman Middle School

Tel: (215)635-3303
Grades: 6-8 | 97 students
Robert Saligman Middle School strives to strike a balance between spirituality and academics, as well as between informal and formal educational methodologies.
The dual language curriculum in Judaic and General Studies is both exciting and challenging.
Saligman's educational philosophy emphasizes the following: a student-centered, developmentally appropriate program; a thematic approach which reflects the students' expanding involvement in the world around them; integration of General and Judaic Studies; the study and discussion of Jewish texts, creating an environment where Jewish values become internalized and serve as a basis for making well-informed decisions; a nurturing and respectful environment which is responsive to individual students' learning styles and needs; and learning opportunities outside the core curriculum, including elective mini-courses, visiting speakers, meaningful class trips, and trans formative experiences which link Jewish values to everyday life.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. Solomon Schechter Day Schools (SSDS)
State or regional independent school association
Religious Affiliation Jewish
Grades Offered Grades 6-8

Student Body

Total Students 97 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
Students by Grade Perelman Jewish Day School-saligman Middle School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 13 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 7:1
National avg.: 13:1

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling

Nearby Private Schools

The nearest high school is Wyncote Academy (0.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Wyncote Academy (0.1 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Adath Jeshurn Preschool & Kindergarten (0.1 miles away)
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  • Melrose Park
     Wyncote Academy
    Special Program Emphasis
    Grades: 6-12 | 81 students
    0.1 miles
    7613 Old York Road
    Melrose Park, PA 19027
  • Melrose Park
    Grades: K-5 | 135 students
    0 miles
    7601 Old York Rd
    Melrose Park, PA 19027
  • Elkins Park
    Adath Jeshurn Preschool & Kindergarten
    Daycare / Preschool (Jewish)
    Grades: NS-PK | 108 students
    0.1 miles
    7763 Old York Road
    Elkins Park, PA 19027
  • Elkins Park
    Beth Sholom Goldman Preschool
    Montessori School (Jewish)
    Grades: PK-K | 61 students
    1 miles
    8231 Old York Rd
    Elkins Park, PA 19027
  • Philadelphia
    Grades: PK-12 | 189 students
    1 miles
    6707 Old York Rd
    Philadelphia, PA 19126

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Did You Know?
The average private school tuition in Montgomery County, PA is $12,333 for elementary schools and $23,697 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in Montgomery County, PA is 82% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).