Tehiyah Day School

2603 Tassajara Avenue,
El Cerrito, CA, 94530-0945
Tel: (510)233-3013
Grades: PK - 8 | 239 students
Tehiyah is a Jewish Community Day School committed to serving a diverse student body, maintaining academic excellence, and instilling in its students a love of learning, respect for individual differences, and a deep appreciation of Jewish values and culture.
Tehiyah Day School’s education aspiration is to combine scholastic achievement in general studies with the richness of Jewish learning.
To that end, Tehiyah structures its varied education programs to promote four basic goals: excellence in general studies, math, science, and humanities; depth of Judaic experience and knowledge of Hebrew; appreciation of the visual and performing arts and computer; and fostering the generous spirit of the child as an individual within our community.
The school strives to realize its values in all aspects of its daily operations, combining Jewish and general studies and cognitive achievements with social and emotional development.

School Overview

School Type School with Special Program Emphasis
Religious Affiliation Jewish
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten - 8
Learning Programs Supported Learning Specialists on Staff
Awards Honored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School - Selected in

Student Body

Total Students 239 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 15%
State avg.: 41%
Students by Grade Tehiyah Day School Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 45 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 6:1
National avg.: 13:1

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
% on Financial Aid 51%
Admissions Director Amy Utstein

Sports

Total Sports Offered 6 sports
Sports Basketball, Cross Country, Flag Football, Soccer, Ultimate Frisbee, VolleyballBasketballCross Country,
Flag FootballSoccer,
Ultimate FrisbeeVolleyball,

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Arlington Christian School (0.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Montessori Family School (0.2 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Montessori Family School (0.2 miles away)
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  • El Cerrito Montessori Family School
    Montessori School (Nonsectarians)
    7075 Cutting Blvd
    El Cerrito , CA , 94530
    (510)236-8802
    Montessori School (Nonsectarians)
    0.2  mi  |  154  students  |  Gr.  PK-8
  • Richmond Arlington Christian School
    (Baptist)
    6382 Arlington Blvd
    Richmond , CA , 94805
    (510)233-2556
    (Baptist)
    0.5  mi  |  56  students  |  Gr.  K-12
  • El Cerrito Windrush School
    (Nonsectarians)
    1800 Elm St
    El Cerrito , CA , 94530
    (510)970-7580
    (Nonsectarians)
    0.7  mi  |  258  students  |  Gr.  K-8
  • Richmond Crestmont School
    (Nonsectarians)
    6226 Arlington Blvd
    Richmond , CA , 94805
    (510)221-6760
    (Nonsectarians)
    0.7  mi  |  71  students  |  Gr.  K-5
  • El Cerrito St. John The Baptist
    (Roman Catholic)
    11156 San Pablo Ave
    El Cerrito , CA , 94530
    (510)234-2244
    (Roman Catholic)
    1.1  mi  |  265  students  |  Gr.  K-9

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