Temple Beth Hillel-beth El Early Childhood Center

  • Temple Beth Hillel-Beth El is very proud of its Early Childhood Center.
  • Founded over 40 years ago, it has earned a reputation throughout the Philadelphia area for excellence in Jewish early childhood programming.
  • Guided by our creative and experienced School Director, Ann Altus, and a staff of over thirty highly qualified and dedicated teachers and school personnel, a wide range of classes are offered.
  • Our program begins with TWO BY TWO for young two year old.
  • Nursery classes are offered for toddlers, and three and four year old.
  • Five year old can begin their more formal education in our full-day Kindergarten program.
  • Additional services include an Enrichment class, Lunch Bunch, extended care and summer camp programs.
  • Bright Horizons, our class for preschoolers with special needs, provides invaluable early educational intervention for these children.
  • This unique program started at Temple Beth Hillel-Beth El and has proven to be a great success.
  • Ann Altus, our Early Childhood Center Director at Beth Hillel-Beth El for over 35 years, brings her love and devotion for the children and their families and her high standards of quality preschool education to foster a happy learning environment of warmth and positive growth.

School Overview

School TypeEarly Childhood / Day Care
School Membership(s)School Assoc.National Association for the Education of Young Children
Religious AffiliationJewish
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-Kindergarten

Student Body

Total Students145 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
Students by Grade Temple Beth Hillel-beth El Early Childhood Center Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers2 teachers

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling

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