(703) 425-1886


Olam Tikvah Preschool is a private, cooperative Jewish preschool for children aged 20 months to pre-K. Established in 1973, we provide a wide variety of learning experiences that include structured learning, circle time, music, sensory experiences, stories, and snack time. The curriculum at OT is presented to the children through ongoing topics such as Jewish holidays, positive self-concepts, family relationships, seasons, nutrition, colors, and numbers.

OT Preschool offers discounts for synagogue members. To learn more about Olam Tikvah Preschool, or to schedule a tour or obtain an application, please contact Malki Doninger, Membershp Vice President, (703) 425-1886.  We look forward to welcoming you and your child into the OTPS family! 

Program Highlights

*Warm, nurturing Jewish environment for children ages 20 mo. - pre-k

*Weekly fitness and music classes

*Child tended vegetable and flower garden

*Creative cooking in our newly renovated kitchen

*Outstanding pre-kindergarten program


*Offering lunch and enrichment classes

*Offering AfterCare until 3pm




Summer Camp

Olam Tikvah Preschool is excited to offer summer camp for children ages 3-5! Our program will offer a morning of arts and crafts, songs, snacks, stories,exercise, playtime, garden fun and water activities. There are 3 or 5 day options available. Hours: 9 a.m - 1 p.m. For more information, please contact Jennifer Gorowitz, or 703-425-1886.  To fill out an application, click here.

Special Family Programs

Baby and Me Playgroup, Thursdays, 9:30–11:00am. Are you looking for a way to connect with other Jewish moms with young children? Join us for an informal gathering of parents, grandparents and/or caregivers with children ages 0-3 years as we play, share a snack, and attend a music class. For the summer, months, Baby and Me will meet on June 8, 15, 22, and 29; there will be 2 pop up dates in July and August.  No charge. For more information, please contact Charlotte Salzman, or 703-425-1886 .

After School Care. Olam Tikvah Preschool is pleased to announce that we will be offering After Care from 1:00 pm-3:00 pm, Monday through Fridays, beginning in September.  In order to ensure that we have adequate staff and supplies we would appreciate it if you would sign up sooner rather than later! Any questions? Contact Laura Strouse