Brandeis Hillel Day School

655 Brotherhood Way,
San Francisco, CA, 94132-0941
Tel: (415)406-1035
Grades: K - 8 | 401 students
Brandeis Hillel Day School (BHDS) is an independent co-educational school providing an outstanding academic education for children in grades kindergarten through eighth.
Brandeis Hillel students become accomplished, independent, creative and critical thinkers who develop a life-long love of learning.
A low student/teacher ratio gives students individual attention and sets the foundation to build self-confidence through its nurturing environment.
Brandeis Hillel Day School offers an engaging, integrated and rigorous curriculum that includes a strong foundation in core academic disciplines: English, with an emphasis on writing, reading and public speaking, Hebrew, mathematics, science, social studies and Judaic studies.
We are deeply committed to the intellectual, social, spiritual and physical growth of our students.
We also expect our children to develop compassion, tolerance and mutual respect for others.
We guide them to become responsible citizens in our community and in the world.
We teach that kindness is important for its own sake.
At Brandeis Hillel Day School, our mission is to serve the Jewish community by providing children with an outstanding academic program in general and Judaic studies within a dynamic and diverse Jewish cultural environment.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. The Jewish Community Day School Association (SSDSA)
National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS)
Religious Affiliation Jewish
Grades Offered Grades Kindergarten - 8
Year Founded 1973

Student Body

Total Students 401 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 9%
State avg.: 41%
Students by Grade Brandeis Hillel Day School Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 48 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 9:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size 22 students
List of Courses Offered Link to List of Courses
Classroom Dress Code Casual

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline Jan. 15
Yearly Tuition Cost $25,100
Tuition Notes $26,480 for 8th Grade. Tuition includes all books, materials, supplies, trips, and yearbook.
Admissions Director Tania Lowenthal
Admissions Associate Gavi Elkind

Sports

Total Sports Offered 4 sports
Sports Basketball, Cross Country, Soccer, VolleyballBasketballCross Country,
SoccerVolleyball,

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 4 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. Art, Athletics, Band, Drama Art, Athletics, Band, Drama,

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Voice Of Pentecost Academy (1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Kzv Armenian School (0 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Kzv Armenian School (0 miles away)
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