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 (2022)

  • Top Ranked PA School
  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Students: 245 students
  • Average class size: 17 students
  • Application Deadline: Dec. 15 / rolling

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
245 students
Student Body Type
Co-ed
% Students of Color
1%
State avg.: 25%
Students by Grade
Perelman Jewish Day School-stern Center Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
35 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%

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Top Ranked PA School
  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Students: 245 students
  • Average class size: 17 students
  • Application Deadline: Dec. 15 / rolling

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