United Hebrew Institute

Tel: (570)208-3801
  • The United Hebrew Institute stands alone in the Wyoming Valley providing the finest quality education available for the Jewish child.
  • We believe our synthesized approach to education, combining the best in general studies with traditional Jewish learning develops knowledge and character in each child.
  • The United Hebrew Institute was founded in 1950 by a group of dedicated people who felt the Wyoming Valley needed a Hebrew Day School to educate the Valley's Jewish children with a strong foundation in both secular and religious content.
  • Throughout its history by 1955, the school had six grades the school has striven to achieve a balance of excellent secular studies with a religious curriculum that provides an understanding and appreciation of Jewish practices, heritage and a strong bond with the land of Israel.
  • Most importantly, neither half of this dual curriculum is given less attention or suffers in quality because of this dual mission.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. Other religious school association(s)
Religious Affiliation Jewish
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten-6

Student Body

Total Students 54 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
7%
State avg.: 22%
Students by Grade United Hebrew Institute Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 7 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 8:1
National avg.: 13:1

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