Aleph Bet School

     Tel: (415)992-2235
Grades: K - 5 | 27 students
Since 2009, Aleph Bet School of Jewish Excellence has been operating at Congregation Ner Tamid location as an Afterschool Program and Shabbat School for Russian Jewish Families with children.Aleph Bet School is conveniently located in the heart of Sunset District in San Francisco and is easily accessible by car or Public Transportation from 19th Avenue, Sunset Boulevard or Taraval Street. 

Our enrichment programs specialize in Jewish Education, Early Education-Super Kids- Elementary School Prep Program, Summer Camps, Russian and Math tutoring as well as Art and Drama, and Kosher Cooking Classes. 

Starting with school year 2013-2014, we are proudly introducing Aleph Bet Day School, a secular school based on Jewish values. We are now accepting enrollment applications for children entering Kindergarten, 1st and 2nd grade.

Our mission is to educate and encourage children to achieve their personal best by providing academic excellence through a rigorous program that:
-Nurtures academic, artistic, cultural, and personal and social growth. 
-Provides an innovative learning environment that encourages curiosity that creates critical thinking skills needed for a successful tomorrow.
-Helps build an inclusive and caring school community that celebrates diversity by fostering appreciation for differences and similarities among its members.
-Supports healthy relationships among children by developing a sense of responsibility for oneself and others while always acknowledging the individuality of each child. 

Aleph Bet  School proudly features: 

Personalized learning plan designed for each individual student. 
Russian and Hebrew Language
Strong, effective Math Curriculum
Art and Drama
IPad equipped classrooms
6. Weekly Kosher Cooking Classes using fresh, local, organic ingredients and Field Trips will inspire creativity and hands-on learning.

We welcome students from all types of Jewish, social, economic, educational and geographic backgrounds.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. Bilingual School Association
California Association of Independent Schools (CAIS)
The Jewish Community Day School Association (SSDSA)
Religious Affiliation Jewish
Grades Offered Grades Kindergarten - 5
Year Founded 2009

Student Body

Total Students 27 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
Students by Grade Aleph Bet School Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 7 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 5:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size 9 students
Advanced Courses Dance, Drama, Hebrew, IPad Education, Kosher Cooking Class, Math, Russian  
Classroom Dress Code Casual

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $5,600
Tuition Notes Sep- June from 9:00 AM-2 PM $700 per month After School $350 from 2PM- 6 PM Program offerings: Hot snacks, homework help and weekly TRIZ classes (see attached for more information) are included in the price of the program. Enrichment class
Admissions Director Helen Bond

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Edgewood Center For Children & Families (0.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is San Francisco Pacific Academy (0 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Parkside Preschool & Kindergarten (0.5 miles away)
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