Heilicher Minneapolis Jewish Day School

4330 Cedar Lake Road S,
Minneapolis, MN, 55416-0554
Tel: (952)381-3500
Grades: K - 8 | 296 students
HMJDS provides a positive environment focused on a strong academic foundation in Jewish and general studies.
The school reflects and teaches respect for the diversity of Jewish life, challenging our students to exemplify the values of Judaism and of American democratic principles. Our vision is built on a strong synergy between students and faculty.
Our educators inspire our students to find their passion and reach their highest potential, creating successful learners and leaders committed to the Jewish community and the global society.




School Overview

School Type School with Special Program Emphasis
School Membership(s)School Assoc. Other religious school association(s)
National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS)
Independent Schools Association of the Central States
Religious Affiliation Jewish
Grades Offered Grades Kindergarten - 8
Learning Programs Supported resource services available
Year Founded 1983

Student Body

Total Students 296 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 3%
State avg.: 15%
Students by Grade Heilicher Minneapolis Jewish Day School Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 58 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 6:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree 52%
Average Class Size 15 students
Classroom Dress Code Casual

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline Dec. 15 / Feb. 15 / rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $14,155
Tuition Notes This is 2013-14 K-4 annual tuition. Grade 5-6 is $14,260 and 7-8 is $14,485
% on Financial Aid 42%
Average Financial Aid Grant $6,403
Acceptance Rate 99%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director Abbe Payton
Admissions Associate Ethan Tarshish

Sports

Total Sports Offered 5 sports
Sports Basketball, Soccer, Swimming, Ultimate Frisbee, VolleyballBasketballSoccer,
SwimmingUltimate Frisbee,
Volleyball

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 7 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. Chess, Spanish, Choir, Band, Sports, Direct Access To Sabes JCC, Judaics Enrichment Chess, Spanish, Choir, Band, Sports, Direct Access To Sabes JCC,
Judaics Enrichment,

School Notes:

  • Please review our website and contact us to arrange a tour.  We know you'll be thrilled to discover our unique combination of nurture and rigor we provide for our students, and the community we provide for families.
  • Profile last updated: 07/31/2013

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Benilde-St Margaret's School (0.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Torah Academy (0.7 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Torah Academy (0.7 miles away)
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  • Minneapolis Benilde-St Margaret's School
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    2800 Joppa Ave S
    Saint Louis Park , MN , 55416
    (952)920-6630
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    0.7  mi  |  193  students  |  Gr.  PK-8
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    Minneapolis , MN , 55416
    (952)915-9117
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