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OHR Kodesh Congregation

8300 Meadowbrook Lane
Chevy Chase, MD 20815

(301) 589-3880


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Philosophy & Approach

Day in the Life

General School Mission

"The goals and philosophy of the ECC enable the school to grow with and serve the needs of the Ohr Kodesh community. To accomplish this goal, we provide learning experiences designed to nurture the four major areas of development.
SOCIAL:To help children feel comfortable at school, make friends and feel part of the classroom community.

EMOTIONAL: To help children develop self-confidence, independence, self-control and a sense of responsibility and empathy towards others.

COGNITIVE: To help children become confident learners.

PHYSICAL: To help children develop physical coordination.
Excerpted from the preschool's website

Home-School Connection

Parents Say They are Encouraged to:

  • Hold social events at the school to build community
  • Fundraise
  • Are able to visit the school anytime we want
  • Go on field trips
  • Volunteer in the classroom
  • Receive newsletters

Modes of Communication

  • Notes
  • Phone Calls
  • Email
  • Special Meetings
  • Two or More Regular Conferences
  • Drop-Off
  • Pick-Up
  • Regular newsletter/printed updates circulated to the whole school