Orthodox Jewish Philadelphia
Orthodox Education

Last Updated: January 20, 2019

Elementary Schools - Kindergarten thru 8th Grade
High Schools - 9th thru 12th Grade
Outreach Groups
Study Groups


Mary Bert Gutman Early Learning Center
Mandell Education Campus
7500 West Avenue, Melrose Park, PA 19027
Tel: 215-635-5770
Ask for orthodox enrollment

Gan Preschool, a Jewish Montessori school
for children up to 6 years old
Lubavitcher Center of Northeast Philadelphia
7620 Caster Ave, Philadelphia, PA 19152
Tel: 215-695-0399
Email: TheGanChild@gmail.com

Politz Day School of Cherry Hill
720 Cooper Landing Rd. Cherry Hill, NJ 08002
Tel: 856-667-1013 Fax: 856-667-2010

Elementary Schools - Kindergarten thru 8th Grade

Abrams Academy (Coed)

31 West College Ave. Yardly, PA 19067, 215-493-1800

Politz Hebrew Academy (Separate Classes)

9225 Old Bustleton Ave., Philadelphia, PA 19115, 215-969-5960

Politz Day School of Cherry Hill (Coed)

Caskey Elementary School & Konig Middle School
720 Cooper Landing Road, Cherry Hill, NJ 08002, 856-667-1013

Morris and Rose Caskey Torah Academy of Greater Philadelphia (Separate Classes)

Wynnewood & Argyle Rds., Ardmore, PA 19003, 610-642-7870

Kohelet Yeshiva Lab School (Coed)

Lab Kindergarten, Elementary School & Middle School
223 North Highland Avenue & Old Lancaster Rd,
Merion Station, PA 19066, 610-667-2020

High Schools - 9th thru 12th Grade

Kohelet Yeshiva High School at the Martha & Harry Stern Campus (Coed)

(formerly Stern Hebrew High School)
223 North Highland Avenue & Old Lancaster Rd,
Merion Station, PA 19066, 610-667-2020

Kosloff Torah Academy (Girls)

50 Montgomery Ave, Bala Cynwyd, PA 19004
610-660-5010, Fax: 610-667-5005, info@ktahs.org

Mesivta High School of Greater Philadelphia (Boys)

314 Levering Mill Road, Bala Cynwyd, PA 19004
610-314-7429, info@themesivta.org

Mesivta Yesoda Yisroel of Elkins Park (Boys)
Mandell Campus, Melrose Park, PA 19027
Information: Rabbi Avrohom Deutsch 732-668-7152, ravdeutsch@yahoo.com


Talmudical Yeshiva Of Philadelphia
6063 Drexel Rd., Philadelphia, PA 19131, 215-477-1000

Foxman Torah Institute - Mesivta Bais Dovid of Cherry Hill
31 Maple Avenue, Cherry Hill, N.J. 08002, 856-482-8230

Community Kollels

What exactly is a Kollel?
Here is a description from Wikipedia.

Bensalem Community Kollel and Outreach Center
2446 Bristol Rd., Bensalem, PA 19020
215-752-5032 Fax - 215-752-2340 bjoc@bensalemoutreach.org

Congregation Beth Solomon Kollel
198 Tomlinson Road, Philadelphia, PA 19116

Mechanchim Kollel at Congregation Ahavas Torah
1425 Rhawn St., Philadelphia, PA 19111, 215-725-3610
Learning times: 4:30pm to 6:30pm
Rosh Kollel: Rabbi Mordechai Terebelo

Northeast Community Kollel
HaRav Shmuel Kamenetski Shlit"a, Nasi
Rosh Kollel: Rabbi Yonah Burr
2018 Solly Ave, Philadelphia, PA 19152

Philadelphia Community Kollel
364 Montgomery Ave., Merion Station, PA 19066

Outreach Groups

Aish HaChaim (AHC) (The Fire of Life)
Aish HaChaim is a newly formed joint organization of Aish HaTorah and The Etz Chaim Center.
Stay tuned for more information.

Aish HaTorah
345 Montgomery Ave, Bala Cynwyd, PA 19004
Tel: 610-668-9600
Fax: 610-667-0126
Email: rabbikopel@gmail.com
Executive Director: Rabbi Eli Kopel

The Etz Chaim Center, Joy thru Judaism
7900 High School Road
Elkins Park, PA 19027
(Across from the Elkins Park Train Station)
Tel: 215-635-3890
Email: info@etzchaimcenter.org

Executive Director: Rabbi Binyomin Davis
Director of Programming: Mrs. Gevurah Davis
Founding Director: Rabbi Dovid Wachs
Associate Director and Lecturer: Rabbi Moshe Ungar
Faculty, Etz Chaim Women’s Division: Mrs. Ettie Wachs
Faculty, Etz Chaim Women’s Division: Mrs. Dubbie Ungar

Chabad-Lubavitch Centers
Follow this link to 42 centers in and around Philadelphia

Rabbi Without Walls
Judaism a la carte with Rabbi Michael Stern
Throughout the greater Philadelphia area
Cell: 414-573-9668
Email: Rabbiwithoutwalls@gmail.com


The Chelkeinu Initiative
Email: chelkeinu@chelkeinu.org

The Institute for Jewish Ethics
Tel: 215-782-8878
Email: IJE@IJEthics.org
Director: Rabbi Alexander Coleman

Study Groups

Shiurim in Northeast Philadelphia
Shiurim on the Main Line
Shiurim at University of Pensylvania Hillel
Shiurim in Elkins Park