Melvin J. Berman Hebrew Academy - Rockville MD Letter of Compliance Facility

13300 Arctic Avenue, Rockville MD 20853
(301) 962-9400

About the Provider

Description: Students at Berman Hebrew Academy gain so much more than a thorough grounding in secular and Judaic academics; they receive a deep grounding in Torah values and middot, the Jewish learning and character-building principles that guide our lives. And because Berman's modern Orthodox approach is imbued with Zionist values, our students gain a love of Israel, which becomes a central part of their Jewish identities.

Berman's integrated Judaic and general curriculum combines a warm and caring environment with a dynamic, challenging and creative co-educational course of study. Small class sizes and individualized attention mean that students can engage in activities they need to become well-rounded while discovering and nurturing the greatest strengths within themselves. Berman Hebrew Academy, founded in 1944, provides a comprehensive Jewish and general education in an atmosphere of reverence, good citizenship, and love of the Jewish people and Israel. In partnership with the community, Berman strives to continue this journey, shaping a future for our students that is filled with purpose, accomplishment, caring and commitment to Jewish life and Jewish values.Our graduates go on to our nation's top universities and Israeli yeshivot and seminaries. They become successful in their chosen fields and leaders in their communities as they live as committed, observant Jews in today's world.

Program and Licensing Details

  • Capacity: 150
  • License Number: 250149
  • Age Range: 2 years, 3 years, 4 years, 5 years, 5 years to 15 years
  • Enrolled in Subsidized Child Care Program: No
  • Schools Served: Rock Creek Valley Elementary
  • District Office: Region 5 - Montgomery County
  • District Office Phone: (240) 314-1400 (Note: This is not the facility phone number.)

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Inspection/Report History

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Date Inspection Type Regulations Status
2019-01-15 Routine 13A.17.03.04A Open
Findings: Specialist observed children's files missing part of or the entire health assessment.
2019-01-15 Routine 13A.17.03.04C Open
Findings: Specialist observed children's emergency forms missing required information.
2017-10-18 Routine 13A.17.03.07A Corrected
Findings: The facility did not receive written approval of OCC before making a change from the current letter of compliance.
2017-10-18 Routine 13A.17.05.12D Corrected
Findings: The activity area contained a potential hazard to child health or safety.
2017-10-18 Routine 13A.17.10.04A Corrected
Findings: Potentially harmful items were stored in a location accessible to children.
2017-10-18 Routine 13A.17.10.04F Corrected
Findings: Each electrical socket accessible to children in care was not plugged or capped.
2016-12-19 Routine 13A.17.03.02A Corrected
Findings: All applicable admission and documentation requirements were not met for each child
2016-12-19 Routine 13A.17.03.04C Corrected
Findings: Emergency information as required was not present for each child in care.
2016-12-19 Routine 13A.17.03.05B Corrected
Findings: A record containing all specified information was not maintained for each employee.
2016-12-19 Routine 13A.17.03.06A(1) Corrected
Findings: Notification about a new employee did not include all required information.

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