Maayan Torah Day School of Portland

PO BOX 19452

Portland, OR 97280

Located at:

2900 SW Peaceful Lane,

Portland, OR 97239

Non-Discrimination Policy 

Maayan admits qualified students, staff, and faculty of any race, color, national and ethnic origin to all the rights, privileges, programs, and activities generally accorded or made available to students at the school.  The school does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national or ethnic origin in administration of its educational policies, admissions policies, scholarship and loan programs, and athletic and other school-administered programs. Maayan does not discriminate in its employment practices to the teaching or other staff.

MAAYAN PRESCHOOL PROGRAM

JUDAICS

Parsha, Jewish Holidays/Yomim Tovim, love of Mitzvot and Hashem, intergrated Judaics program with our general studies to promote relevance of the Torah to our world. Our integrated curriculum enables the child to see how all that he/she learns connects to one another. 

LTERACY & LANGUAGE DEVELOPMENT

Pre-reading skills, classroom library, exposure to the alphabet in preparation for kindergarten, and coupled with vocabulary and language expansion. 

 

 

HEBREW LANGUAGE

Beginning exposure to a second language through games, songs, and Hebrew rich environment. Children practice using beginning phrases used at the store, at meals, and basic questions.But most importantly, it's with a lot of fun! 

SCIENCE & MATH

Nature, exploration, thematic units and experiments.

 

Number sense, hands-on manipulatives, patterns, measuring & counting.

ART, MUSIC, MOVEMENT & PLAY

Developing creativity through a variety of mediums including a creative building center.

 

Singing, dancing, sports, active games and weekly music enrichment.

 

Sand and water play, textile center, cooking, dramatic play, ample outdoor space, and free play.

SOCIALIZATION SKILLS

“Problem solving” with peers, communication, skills for following procedures and self management, and incorporating friends into our play.

 

 

Esther Fischer

Head Teacher

M.A. Special Ed 

Welcome to Preschool!

 

Our integrated program allows us to utilize our wonderful Jewish traditions and our amazing world as educational tools.  

 

Every child deserves a warm and pleasant atmosphere that fosters a love for learning about the world around them.  Children are natural scientists.  They are curious about the world, and love to experiment with all aspects of their environment.  Every child can succeed when given ample opportunities to explore & learn.

 

Come visit us! You are always welcome!

Shalom Sensations

Watch our video to see our students in action!