Jewish Schools and Day Care


Located in the heart of Greater Philadelphia, Elkins Park offers convenient access to Philadelphia’s outstanding Jewish educational institutions. Free transportation to Politz Hebrew Academy, Torah Academy of Greater Philadelphia, and Torah Academy Girls High School is provided by Cheltenham Township for school aged children, and may be available for other schools as well. Please contact us at for more information.

Preschool / Nursery

Federation Early Learning Services (FELS) – Gutman Center
Mandell Education Campus
7500 West Avenue
Melrose Park, PA 19027
(215) 635-5570

The FELS Gan class is an orthodox preschool in the community headed by veteran educator Mrs. Dubbie Unger. The preschool is part of the nationally accredited Federation Early Learning Services (FELS) associated with the Jewish Federation of Philadelphia. The Jewish curriculum is endorsed by Rabbi Brisman. The well-equipped facility includes several playgrounds, a “mitzvah garden”, computers, and much more. Flexible schedules include part-day, part-week, as well as all week with extended hours.

Elementary Schools

Politz Hebrew Academy
9225 Old Bustleton Ave.
Philadelphia, PA 19115
(215) 969-5960
(215) 635-5570

Torah Academy of Greater Philadelphia
Wynnewood & Argyle Rds.
Ardmore, PA 19003
(215) 635-5570

Abrams Hebrew Academy
31 West College Ave.
Yardley, PA 19067
(215) 493-1800

High Schools

Kohelet Yeshiva High School
223 North Highland Avenue (Old Lancaster Rd. & Highland Ave.)
Merion Station, PA 19066
(610) 667-2020

Torah Academy Girls High School
Wynnewood & Argyle Rds.
Ardmore, PA 19003
(610) 642-7870


Talmudical Yeshiva of Philadelphia
6030 Drexel Road
Philadelphia, PA 19131
(215) 477-1000

Foxman Torah Institute of Greater Philadelphia
31 Maple Ave.
Cherry Hill, NJ 08002
(856) 482-8230

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