Hebrew Schools

Buildings that house children's day schools teaching Jewish subject matter or the Hebrew language or both, usually synagogue-based and operated under Conservative or Reform Jewish auspices. For buildings that house Orthodox Jewish day schools, use "yeshivas.".

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Hebrew schools
Hebrew school
Jewish religious schools
schools, Hebrew
joodse scholen Dutch
joodse school Dutch
escuelas hebreas Spanish
escuela hebrea Spanish

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Buildings that house children's day schools teaching Jewish subject matter or the Hebrew language or both, usually synagogue-based and operated under Conservative or Reform Jewish auspices. For buildings that house Orthodox Jewish day schools, use "yeshivas."

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Bibliography

  1. 1.  The Getty Art & Architecture Thesaurus, 300006562. The J. Paul Getty Trust.