Perelman Jewish Day School-stern Center

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.

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Top Ranked PA School
  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 247 students
  • Average class size: 17 students
  • Application Deadline: Dec. 15 / rolling
  • Source: Verified school update

Top Rankings

Perelman Jewish Day School-stern Center ranks among the top 20% of private schools in Pennsylvania for:

Category
Attribute

School Overview

Religious Affiliation
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-5
Learning Difference Programs
Yes
Year Founded
1956

Student Body

Total Students
247 students
Student Body Type
Co-ed
% Students of Color
0%
State avg.: 26%
Students by Grade
Perelman Jewish Day School-stern Center Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

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

Tuition and Acceptance Rate

Admission Deadline
Dec. 15 / rolling
% on Financial Aid
42%
Source: Verified school update

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Perelman Jewish Day School-stern Center's ranking?
Perelman Jewish Day School-stern Center ranks among the top 20% of private schools in Pennsylvania for: Largest student body.
When is the application deadline for Perelman Jewish Day School-stern Center?
The application deadline for Perelman Jewish Day School-stern Center is Dec. 15 / rolling (applications are due on Dec. 15 but additional applications are reviewed year-round as space permits ).
In what neighborhood is Perelman Jewish Day School-stern Center located?
Perelman Jewish Day School-stern Center is located in the Penn Wynne neighborhood of Wynnewood, PA. There are 2 other private schools located in Penn Wynne.

School Calendar

View the Perelman Jewish Day School-stern Center yearly calendar below. Note key dates such as:

Event
Date
Last Day of School
June 11, 2024 (Tuesday)
Faculty/Staff Work Day - School Closed for Students, Offices Open
June 14, 2024 (Friday)
Teacher Inservice - School Closed for Students, Offices Open
June 17, 2024 (Monday)
Teacher Inservice - School Closed for Students, Offices Open
June 18, 2024 (Tuesday)
New Teacher/Staff Orientation - School Closed for Students, Office Open
August 21, 2024 (Wednesday)

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Top Ranked PA School
  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 247 students
  • Average class size: 17 students
  • Application Deadline: Dec. 15 / rolling
  • Source: Verified school update

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The average private school tuition in Montgomery County, PA is $19,469 for elementary schools and $27,264 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in Montgomery County, PA is 83% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).

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