Rabbi Jacob Pressman Academy of Temple Beth Am

Rabbi Jacob Pressman Academy of Temple Beth Am
Program Name: 
New Early Childhood Center
Grant Year: 
2013
Grant Type: 
Capital
Grant Amount: 
$20,000
Interest Area: 
Education
Grant Purpose: 

The New Early Childhood Center will construct a 2-story structure that will accommodate 175 early childhood students.  

Description: 

Established in 1986, Pressman Academy is the educational center of Temple Beth Am, a Conservative synagogue located in West Los Angeles.  It is accredited by both the Western Association of Schools and Colleges and the BJE and has been recognized by the U.S. Department of Education as a Blue Ribbon School.  Pressman houses more than 600 students through its Early Childhood Center, Schechter Day School and Synagogue Religious School

Grant Quote: 

"The Foundation’s partnership in the construction of our new Early Childhood Center building affirms our commitment to expanding the number of students who will be able to receive a strong Jewish foundation and who will be the future leaders in our community.”- Rabbi Mitchel Malkus, Head of School, Pressman Academy of Temple Beth Am