Politz Hebrew Academy

Politz Hebrew Academy is dedicated to providing a quality Orthodox Jewish Day School education to students in grades Nursery through 8th.
The academic, social and emotional well-being of each student is developed in a secure and nurturing environment.
As the Academy grows, we are determined to maintain its special atmosphere.
It is this warm and caring environment that is one of the many positive aspects of the Academy.
Each student is number one.  The Academy seeks to help each student realize his or her potential.
Effective education can exist only in an environment where students, parents, faculty and administration create and maintain open lines of communication.
Our entire staff is prepared to assist you in all matters concerning the education and progress of your children.

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Top Ranked PA School
  • Grades: Kindergarten-8
  • Enrollment: 427 students
  • Average class size: 28 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling
  • Source: Verified school update

Top Rankings

Politz Hebrew Academy ranks among the top 20% of private schools in Pennsylvania for:

Category
Attribute

School Overview

Religious Affiliation
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-8
ADD/ADHD Support
Yes
Learning Difference Programs
Yes
Learning Programs Supported
Special Needs/Resource Department
Year Founded
1982

Student Body

Total Students
427 students
Student Body Type
Co-ed
% Students of Color
1%
State avg.: 26%
Students by Grade
Politz Hebrew Academy Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
55 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
8:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size
28 students

Tuition and Acceptance Rate

Admission Deadline
None / Rolling
Admissions Director
Besie Katz
Admissions Associate
Marsha Konell

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.
2 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.
Club or Organization:
Girls' Basketball, Sports Club

School Notes

  • Politz Hebrew Academy is currently home to 430 students in grades K-8. We service the surrounding communities including Cherry Hill and Vineland, NJ. Most of the outlying suburbs are included in our family.
  • We are an Orthodox Jewish Day School built on a Torah Foundation and academic excellence. We offer a well-rounded program and a variety of after school clubs.
Source: Verified school update

Frequently Asked Questions

What schools are Politz Hebrew Academy often compared to?
Politz Hebrew Academyis often viewed alongside schools like Shaare Shamayim Preschool And Kindergarten by visitors of our site.
What is Politz Hebrew Academy's ranking?
Politz Hebrew Academy ranks among the top 20% of private schools in Pennsylvania for: Largest student body.
When is the application deadline for Politz Hebrew Academy?
The application deadline for Politz Hebrew Academy is rolling (applications are reviewed as they are received year-round).
In what neighborhood is Politz Hebrew Academy located?
Politz Hebrew Academy is located in the Bustleton neighborhood of Philadelphia, PA. There are 4 other private schools located in Bustleton.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Top Ranked PA School
  • Grades: Kindergarten-8
  • Enrollment: 427 students
  • Average class size: 28 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling
  • Source: Verified school update

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The average private school tuition in Philadelphia, PA is $8,702 for elementary schools and $15,444 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in Philadelphia, PA is 71% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).

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