Welcome to the Kehillah School

Kehillah School is a quality early learning program, offering a nurturing and safe environment using developmentally appropriate, play-based curriculum, infusing Jewish values and community for children ages 6 weeks through kindergarten preparation using an Emergent, Reggio Emilia inspired approach to education.

Our Programs

Infants

An exceptional place for your baby to thrive and grow

Toddler/Twos

An engaging world where toddlers learn and explore

Preschool

Where curious children become inspired and ready for school

Kindergarten Prep

Preparing children for success in kindergarten and beyond

Bringing Our Curriculum to Life

We’re excited you’re here! In fully exploring topics of relevance to them, learning through imaginative play, and expressing themselves through a variety of media, children emerge from this program with strong foundations that are critical to their ongoing personal and academic development. Look through the Kehillah School foundation below.

Social Emotional Development

Our activities encourage children’s social skills and provide lots of opportunities to develop positive relationships.

Language and Literacy

Story time, quiet reading, and conversations introduce children to language, literacy, and books.

Cognitive Development

We find creative ways to teach mathematical concepts and to help children learn all the important basics. Exciting activities like experiments and observations help to spark children’s curiosity about science.

Diversity

Caring for living things, exploring our environment, and learning about differences help children discover the world around them.

Self Help Skills

Putting safety first, participating in physical activities and games, and making nutritious food choices inspire healthy habits for life.

Creative Expression

Interesting materials and lots of different tools and techniques help children express themselves creatively.

Parent Engagement

Parents and Caregivers of Kehillah (PACK) is a committee dedicated to, and open for, all Kehillah families.

Our Program

The Kehillah School’s comprehensive program offers both partial and full-day education throughout the calendar year for children from 6 weeks to 6 years of age.

Health & Safety

The health and well-being of our families and staff are our highest priorities. In the interest of limiting the opportunity for transmission to our vulnerable community, we are taking the following precautionary measures:

Meet Our Director

Jennifer Pennucci, M.Ed. has been an Early Childhood educator for over 20 years. She earned her Bachelor of Arts in Psychology & Elementary Education from Southern Connecticut State University in 2000 and her Masters in Early Childhood Education/ Administration and Leadership from Champlain College in 2017.

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