Mission & Values

Our Mission

Beth Tfiloh Dahan Community School is a warm, supportive, and diverse community rooted in Torah values and Jewish traditions. Our school provides an education marked by academic excellence, joy of learning, respect, and attention to the individual. Our faculty fosters life-long learning and celebrates and supports students in reaching their goals as individuals and as members of the community. We prepare students to become compassionate leaders with integrity and character, who are proud, knowledgeable Jews, with a deep connection to Israel, its land and people.

Our Values

Respect and kindness to others • DERECH ERETZ • דרך ארץ 
Joy • SIMCHA • שמחה 
Respect and dignity for the diversity of each individual • B’TZELEM ELOKIM • בצלם אלקים 
Torah and Jewish values • AHAVAT TORAH • אהבת תורה  
Community • KEHILLAH • קהילה 
Commitment to Israel • AHAVAT ERETZ YISRAEL • אהבת ארץ ישראל 
Jewish pride and identity • ANI YEHUDI • אני יהודי 

Beth Tfiloh Dahan Community School

Learning together. For life.
Baltimore’s only Jewish independent preparatory school serving PreSchool through Grade 12.