United Hebrew Institute

1 Institute Ln,
Kingston, PA, 18704-0187
Tel: (570)287-9608
The United Hebrew Institute stands alone in the Wyoming Valley providing the finest quality education available for the Jewish child.
We believe our synthesized approach to education, combining the best in general studies with traditional Jewish learning develops knowledge and character in each child.
The United Hebrew Institute was founded in 1950 by a group of dedicated people who felt the Wyoming Valley needed a Hebrew Day School to educate the Valley's Jewish children with a strong foundation in both secular and religious content.
Throughout its history by 1955, the school had six grades the school has striven to achieve a balance of excellent secular studies with a religious curriculum that provides an understanding and appreciation of Jewish practices, heritage and a strong bond with the land of Israel.
Most importantly, neither half of this dual curriculum is given less attention or suffers in quality because of this dual mission.

School Overview

School Type Alternative School
School Membership(s)School Assoc. Other religious school association(s)
Religious Affiliation Jewish
Grades Offered Grades Kindergarten - 9

Student Body

Total Students 72 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 2%
State avg.: 20%
Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 10 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 5:1
National avg.: 13:1

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Wyoming Seminary Upper School (0.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Little People Daycare School (0 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Wilkes-Barre Academy (1.6 miles away)
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  • Kingston Little People Daycare School
    Early Childhood / Day Cares
    154 3rd Ave
    Kingston , PA , 18704
    (570)288-4111
    Early Childhood / Day Cares
    0  mi  |  95  students  |  Gr.  K
  • Kingston
    Wyoming Seminary Upper School
    (Methodist)
    201 N Sprague Ave
    Kingston , PA , 18704
    (570)270-2100
    (Methodist)
    0.8  mi  |  421  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Kingston
    Good Shepherd Academy
    (Roman Catholic)
    316 N Maple Ave
    Kingston , PA , 18704
    (570)718-4724
    (Roman Catholic)
    0.8  mi  |  424  students  |  Gr.  K-9
  • Kingston
    Genesis School    
    Special Education School
    562 Wyoming Ave
    Kingston , PA , 18704
    (570)552-3900
    Special Education School
    0.9  mi  |  24  students  |  Gr.  1-12
  • Kingston
    Wyoming Valley Montessori School
    Montessori School
    851 W Market St
    Kingston , PA , 18704
    (570)288-3708
    Montessori School
    0.9  mi  |  115  students  |  Gr.  K-7

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