Valley Beth Shalom Harold M. Schulweis Day School, a K-6 Solomon Schechter elementary school, offers a superior education and enriching foundation for life`s journey.
Students thrive in an environment that focuses on academic excellence, strong Jewish values, a dynamic community, and personal growth.
Students reach their learning potential guided by talented teachers through individual learning approaches and small group instruction.
Established in 1978, VBS Day School has more than 40 years of experience.
Affiliated with the Solomon Schecter Day School Association, VBS has a rich history and a unique community fostered by the involvement of parents, VBS rabbis and cantors, and a thriving synagogue that engages the entire family in Jewish life.
Upon commencement, VBS Day School students have attained much more than a high quality education.
They have discovered an academic, emotional, and spiritual basis for life`s journey as it continues beyond secondary school and into adulthood showing that they can make a difference in the world.
- Grades: Kindergarten-6
- Enrollment: 243 students
- Yearly Tuition: $26,450
- Average class size: 19 students
- Application Deadline: Jan. 31 / rolling
- Source: Verified school update
School Membership(s)School Assoc.
Student Body Type
% Students of Color
State avg.: 51%
Students by Grade
Academics and Faculty
Total Classroom Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
Average Class Size
Tuition and Acceptance Rate
Jan. 31 / rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost
1,250 New Student Fee 125 Parent Org Dues 125 Student Material Fee Synagogue Membership (approximately $3,000)
% on Financial Aid
Average Financial Aid Grant
Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.
Club or Organization:
art, cooking, drama, karate, sports
art, cooking, drama, karate, sports
- Our mission is to empower each child to reach his/her potential as a confident, skilled, and passionate learner with a strong Jewish identity. Exceptional, forward-thinking academic general and Judaic studies programs emphasize inquiry, critical thinking, and creativity while instilling Jewish ethics, values, spirituality, a personal connection to Israel, and a strong sense of social responsibility. Embraced by a nurturing and dynamic community, our students build a foundation that fosters academic achievement, celebrates the joy of Jewish life, and cultivates a desire to make a difference in the world.
Source: Verified school update
Frequently Asked Questions
How much does Valley Beth Shalom Day School cost?
Valley Beth Shalom Day School's tuition is approximately $26,450 for private students.
What sports does Valley Beth Shalom Day School offer?
Valley Beth Shalom Day School offers 6 interscholastic sports: Basketball, Dance, Flag Football, Football, Soccer and Volleyball.
When is the application deadline for Valley Beth Shalom Day School?
The application deadline for Valley Beth Shalom Day School is Jan. 31 / rolling (applications are due on Jan. 31 but additional applications are reviewed year-round as space permits ).
VBS Day School provides the very best education for my child! He is thriving in his kindergarten class and comes home excited to return to school each day. The dual curriculum and Hebrew immersion style of teaching are so outstanding! I continue to be impressed by VBSDS each day and know I made the right decision!
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