Tucson Jewish Community Center

3800 E River Rd
Tucson, AZ 85718-0857
     Tel: (520)299-3009
Grades: NS - PK | 375 students
At the JCC’s Early Childhood Education (ECE) Department your child embarks on a journey into the world of discovery and learning, wonder and excitement, spiritual growth and social development within a nurturing Jewish environment.
We provide an enriching, multi-faceted early childhood education program for children from six weeks of age through kindergarten.
Highly skilled teachers guide each child throughout the day to provide a developmentally appropriate program that emphasizes socialization skills, basic values and cognitive development.
The JCC offers a rich selection of classes, programs, clubs, lectures and discussion groups for our adult members and friends.
Programs such as "Young at Heart,” “Current Events,” and “Music, Memories & Mishegoss” attract between 20-40 participants weekly.

School Overview

School Type Early Childhood / Day Care
School Membership(s)School Assoc. Other religious school association(s)
European Council for International Schools
Religious Affiliation Jewish
Grades Offered Grades Nursery/Preschool - Prekindergarten

Student Body

Total Students 375 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 20%
State avg.: 32%

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 4 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 104:1
National avg.: 13:1

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Desert Willow Educational Services (0.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Tucson Hebrew Academy (0.2 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Tucson Waldorf School (0.2 miles away)
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  • TucsonHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Tucson Hebrew Academy
      (Jewish)
    3888 E River Rd
    TucsonAZ 85718
    (520)529-3888
      (Jewish)
    0.2 mi | 151 students | Gr. K-8                      
  • TucsonTucson Waldorf School
    Waldorf School  (Non-sectarian)
    3605 E River Road
    TucsonAZ 85716
    (520)529-1032
    Waldorf School  (Non-sectarian)
    0.2 mi | 227 students | Gr. NS-8                      
  • TucsonDesert Willow Educational Services
    Special Education School  (Non-sectarian)
    3953 E Paradise Falls Dr Unit 110
    TucsonAZ 85712
    (520)323-0401
    Special Education School  (Non-sectarian)
    0.4 mi | 10 students | Gr. 10-12                      
  • TucsonOuter Limits School
    Daycare / Preschool  (Non-sectarian)
    3472 E Fort Lowell Rd
    TucsonAZ 85716
    (520)327-0844
    Daycare / Preschool  (Non-sectarian)
    0.8 mi | 81 students | Gr. K                      
  • TucsonAl Huda Islamic School
      (Islamic)
    2800 E River Rd
    TucsonAZ 85718
    (520)624-8182
      (Islamic)
    1 mi | 88 students | Gr. NS-6                      

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