South Peninsula Hebrew Day School

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1030 Astoria Dr

Sunnyvale, CA 94087

(408) 738-3060

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Grades: PK - 8

School Type: Private

Student Enrollment: 180

Students Per Teacher: 9

Parent Reviews

10 Parent Reviews for South Peninsula Hebrew Day School

SPHDS' new head is making some impressive changes. Singapore math-amazing. Hebrew curriculum remains strong. It also feels like the school is becoming more diverse, especially in the pre-school. For us, a bilingual program was huge, and sphds did better than any other program we looked at. Good ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 11/24/12

SPHDS is wonderful place for a child to learn and grow. Children are encouraged to ask questions and to take an active role in their learning. General Studies teachers provide hands-on and meaningful lessons, children learn to read, write and speak Hebrew and learn a deeper understanding of Judaic beliefs ...  Read more

Posted by a teacher on 02/19/12

Wonderful caring school environment where each child in encouraged to reach their potential. Teachers and administrators genuinely care about the children and their intellectual, social, and personal growth. Strong general studies, Judaic studies, and Hebrew education. New Head of School has brought ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 02/06/12

Overall, the school barely meets the mark. Supervision is very weak, especially on the playground, and the academics could be stronger. That's because the school focuses -- I believe too much -- on Hebrew and Judaic studies. In addition, the teachers are not clued up on diagnosing learning disabilities, ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 06/10/11

Amazing school! Learned here from Preschool until 8th grade.The teachers and staff are excellent. The overall atmosphere is amazing, in the classroom, during breaks. The student-teacher relationship is amazing, I remember loving all my teachers.

Posted by a other on 04/20/11

The staff have a great connection with children, and really understand their developmental needs. It's been a great place to have our children discover the special talents that they possess.

Posted by a other on 01/29/11

Excellent preschool program. Caring teachers and wonderful supportive staff. Highly recommend the Pre-K extra curricular activities.

Posted by a parent on 04/26/10

My daughter is currently at Preschool at SPHDS and we love it. But most importantly she loves it. Great teachers, great education and wonderful kids.

Posted by a parent on 03/16/07

I am a preschool parent and have been very happy with SPHDS. I am concerned that in the upper grades it becomes more religious than I am comfortable with, but it provides a thorough exposure to Jewish religion and culture in preschool along with all the other things preschool should have like good toys ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 12/06/05

If your child does not the conforming type, don't even give this school a second thought. They are only interested in educating drones, not real children with minds of their own.

Posted by a parent on 09/08/05

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Sunnyvale schools — South Peninsula Hebrew Day School is located at 1030 Astoria Dr, Sunnyvale CA 94087. 1030 Astoria Dr is in the 94087 ZIP code in Sunnyvale, CA South Peninsula Hebrew Day School is a Private school that serves grade levels PK - 8.
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