Tehiyah Day School

  • 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

Religious AffiliationJewish
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-8
Awards Blue Ribbon School - Selected in 2012

Student Body

Total Students102 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
3%
State avg.: 45%
Students by Grade Tehiyah Day School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers18 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio6:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size18 students
Classroom Dress CodeCasual

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineJan. 19 / rolling
% on Financial Aid
51%
Admissions DirectorMaureen Krantz

Sports

Total Sports Offered6 sports
SportsBasketball, Cross Country, Flag Football, Soccer, Ultimate Frisbee, VolleyballBasketballCross Country,
Flag FootballSoccer,
Ultimate FrisbeeVolleyball,

School Notes

  • 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.
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