- Tehiyah is a Jewish community day school located in El Cerrito which instills joy of learning through active intellectual inquiry, the practice of Jewish values, and by honoring diversity. Tehiyah adheres to the principle of pluralism in both Jewish and American living and respects the customs and traditions of all students. The dynamic general and Judaic curricula, school-wide celebrations, classroom activities, and informal interactions stimulate growth and curiosity and are designed to foster a meaningful aesthetic and spiritual experience. Tehiyah's high academic standards are further enriched by vibrant visual and performing arts, athletics, technology, and after-school programs. The school often becomes a focus for community life and a source of enduring friendships. Tehiyah aspires to nurture the unique potential of every student so that each may continue to pursue lifelong learning. Tehiyah Day School is not affiliated with any denomination or movement, and welcomes the diversity of Jewish experience and tradition. We seek a diverse student body; admission is open to all students regardless of race, color, religion, gender, disability, sexual orientation, nationality or ethnic origin. For more information, or to schedule a tour, please call Amy Utstein, Director of Admissions at 510.233.3013 ext. 239.