Seattle Jewish Community School

12351 8th Avenue NE,
Seattle, WA, 98125-0981
Tel: (206)522-5212
Grades: K - 5 | 96 students
SJCS provides an exceptional integrated education through the lens of the Jewish experience.
Grounded in community and an ethos of intellectual rigor, we raise our students to develop thoughtful inquiry, courageous and compassionate connection to others and a strong sense of who they are.
Our integrated dual curriculum of General and Judaic Studies fosters a child's intellectual, social, emotional, and spiritual development.
We know that confident children who possess a strong sense of identity and belonging are better prepared to challenge themselves academically, to assume leadership roles in their future communities, and to interact fully and positively in a diverse and ever-changing world.
SJCS is a place where kids and families thrive.
For over 20 years, we've guided students in building academic foundations for learning and ethical foundations for living.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. Other religious school association(s)
Other school association(s)
Religious Affiliation Jewish
Grades Offered Grades Kindergarten - 5
Learning Difference Programs Yes
Learning Programs Supported Mild Learning Differences
Year Founded 1991

Student Body

Total Students 96 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
Students by Grade Seattle Jewish Community School Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 14 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 7:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree 90%
Average Class Size 15 students
Classroom Dress Code Casual

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
% on Financial Aid 30%

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Lakeside School (1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is St. Matthew Elementary School (0.3 miles away)
The nearest preschool is St. Matthew Elementary School (0.3 miles away)
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  • Seattle St. Matthew Elementary School
    (Roman Catholic)
    1230 NE 127th Street
    Seattle , WA , 98125
    (206)362-2785
    (Roman Catholic)
    0.3  mi  |  203  students  |  Gr.  PK-8
  • Seattle
    Northgate KinderCare
    Early Childhood / Day Cares
    11395 - 5th Ave. North East
    Seattle , WA , 98125
    (206)362-7164
    Early Childhood / Day Cares
    0.6  mi  |   students  |  Gr.  NS-PK
  • Seattle
    Kindercare Learning Center
    Early Childhood / Day Cares
    11395 5th Ave Ne
    Seattle , WA , 98125
    (206)716-7164
    Early Childhood / Day Cares
    0.6  mi  |  50  students  |  Gr.  K
  • Seattle
    Lakeside School
    14050 1st Avenue NE
    Seattle , WA , 98125
    (206)368-3600
    1  mi  |  800  students  |  Gr.  5-12
  • Seattle
    Brightmont Academy
    9750 3rd Avenue NE, Suite 102
    Seattle , WA , 98115
    (206)284-2300
    1.4  mi  |   students  |  Gr.  3-12

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