Donna Klein Jewish Academy

9701 Donna Klein Blvd
Boca Raton, FL 33428-0334
Tel: (561)852-3300
Grades: K-12 | 580 students
Donna Klein Jewish Academy (DKJA) is a K-12 Community Jewish Day school, that stands by its mission to educate its children and the DKJA community to be knowledgeable and responsible citizens of the world, committed to Jewish values and lifelong learning.
Now in its 37th year, it is the ONLY Jewish Community Day School in the world to have been recognized as a FranklinCovey Leader In Me Lighthouse School, demonstrating a leadership model of excellence emulated by schools locally, nationally and internationally.
DKJA is a renowned educational institution, evident in the practices of 7 Habits of Highly Effective People, which are infused in all aspects of daily life, curriculum and learning opportunities. The academic, social-emotional and spiritual development of our students is at the forefront of our minds.
We are immensely proud of the learning community that we have created and are continually excited to nourish the mind, body and soul of our students, as we prepare them to be true 21st century learners.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. Other religious school association(s)
Southern Association Of Colleges And Schools (SACS)
Florida Council of Independent Schools (FCIS)
Florida Kindergarten Council (FKC)
Religious Affiliation Jewish
Grades Offered Grades Kindergarten-12
Year Founded 1979

Student Body

Total Students 580 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
1%
State avg.: 34%
Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 81 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 8:1
National avg.: 13:1
Number of AP Courses 16 courses
List of Courses Offered Link to List of Courses
Matriculation DataMatric. Data Link to Matriculation Data
Classroom Dress Code Formal
(School uniform required for Grades K-8; Dress code enforced in Grades 9-12)

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Tuition Notes Visit https://www.dkja.org for tuition details
Admissions Director Jodi Orshan
Admissions Associate Mindy Pottruck

Sports

Total Sports Offered 10 sports
Sports Baseball, Basketball, Cross Country, Dance, Flag Football, Golf, Soccer, Softball, Tennis, VolleyballBaseballBasketball,
Cross CountryDance,
Flag FootballGolf,
SoccerSoftball,
TennisVolleyball,

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 15 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. Ceramics, Cheer/Dance, Chess, Choir, Community Service Programs, Cooking, Debate, Drama, Engineering, Minecraft, Robotics / Coding, Science, Spanish, Tennis, Zumba/Hiphop Ceramics, Cheer/Dance, Chess, Choir, Cooking, Debate, Drama, Engineering, Minecraft, Science, Spanish, Tennis, Zumba/Hiphop, Community Service Programs,
Robotics / Coding,
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School Reviews

DKJA is an exceptional school. My children are receiving a great education and more. The school offers everything from a great academic program to extracurriculars. The school's administration and faculty are warm and always ready to go the extra mile. This is a dream school.
- Posted by Parent, 03/17/16

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