Perelman Jewish Day School-stern Center

49 Haverford Road,
Wynnewood, PA, 19096-0190
     Tel: (610)658-2518
Grades: K - 5 | 256 students
Perelman Jewish Day School, a Solomon Schechter Affiliate school, educates students from Kindergarten through grade fifth grade on two campuses in the Philadelphia metropolitan area.
We provide a dual curriculum that integrates Jewish and General studies.
Our goal is to instill in our students a pride in and commitment to both Jewish and American values.
Our students achieve academic excellence in both English and Hebrew language arts, mathematics, social science, general science, and religious studies.
Students also attend sessions in music, art, computer and science laboratories, physical education, and Israel Folk Dancing.
We seek the growth and development of each child in the context of individual needs as well as in the context of the greater community.
Perelman offers an outstanding child-centered, responsive program that provides a wide range of learning opportunities in a nurturing environment.
The curriculum is enhanced by enrichment in both scholastic and extracurricular areas.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. Solomon Schechter Day Schools (SSDS)
National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS)
Pennsylvania Association of Independent Schools (PAIS)
Religious Affiliation Jewish
Grades Offered Grades Kindergarten - 5
Learning Difference Programs Yes
Year Founded 1956

Student Body

Total Students 256 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
Students by Grade Perelman Jewish Day School-stern Center Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 45 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 7:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size 17 students

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline Dec. 15 / rolling
% on Financial Aid 42%

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Chalutzim Academy/cornerstone High School (0.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Robert J Wilf Preschool And Kindergarten (0.1 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Robert J Wilf Preschool And Kindergarten (0.1 miles away)
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  • WynnewoodRobert J Wilf Preschool And Kindergarten
    Daycare / Preschool  (Jewish)
    45 Haverford Rd
    WynnewoodPA19096
    (610)896-7770
    Daycare / Preschool  (Jewish)
    0.1 mi | 160 students | Gr. PK-KG                      
  • WynnewoodPresentation Bvm School-penn Wyne
      (Roman Catholic)
    230 Haverford Road
    WynnewoodPA19096
    (610)642-8040
      (Roman Catholic)
    0.4 mi | 133 students | Gr. K-8                      
  • PhiladelphiaChalutzim Academy/cornerstone High School
      (Jewish)
    7501 Haverford Ave
    PhiladelphiaPA19151
    (610)283-2621
      (Jewish)
    0.5 mi | 34 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • WynnewoodFriends Central School
      (Friends)
    1101 City Ave
    WynnewoodPA19096
    (610)649-7440
      (Friends)
    0.5 mi | 890 students | Gr. PK-12                      
  • WynnewoodTemple Beth Hillel-beth El Early Childhood Center
    Daycare / Preschool  (Jewish)
    1001 Remington Rd
    WynnewoodPA19096
    (610)649-2277
    Daycare / Preschool  (Jewish)
    0.7 mi | 126 students | Gr. PK-KG                      

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