Milwaukee Jewish Day School

6401 N Santa Monica Blvd Ste 1
Milwaukee, WI 53217-0532
Tel: (414)964-1499
Grades: PK-8 | 156 students
Milwaukee Jewish Day School is an independent, co-educational school for Jewish children from kindergarten through eighth grade.
We are a pluralistic community school egalitarian in every way and a member of RAVSAK, the Community Day School Network and accredited by Independent Schools Association of the Central States (ISACS).
MJDS offers Jewish children an exceptional high school preparatory, Hebrew, and Jewish education.
In addition to Hebrew and Jewish studies classes, students receive comprehensive instruction in all aspects of language arts, science, math, social studies, and physical education.
MJDS students are enriched by creative and innovative programming in the visual and performing arts, music, and computer technology.
Our mission is to provide students with an outstanding education that builds in them the knowledge and feelings to live a Jewish life, reach their personal and academic potential, and contribute positively to the Jewish community, American society and to the people of Israel.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. State or regional independent school association
Other school association(s)
The Jewish Community Day School Association (SSDSA)
Religious Affiliation Jewish
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten-8

Student Body

Total Students 156 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
State avg.: 29%
Students by Grade Milwaukee Jewish Day School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 29 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 5:1
National avg.: 13:1

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Admissions Director Susan Silber

School Notes:

  • MJDS Alumni and Students: 

Profile last updated: 09/02/2014

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Dominican High School (1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is The Hillel Academy (0 miles away)
The nearest preschool is St. Francis Children's Center (0.5 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Milwaukee
    Grades: KG-8 | 96 students
    0 miles
    6401 N Santa Monica Blvd
    Milwaukee, WI 53217
  • Milwaukee
    Grades: PK-K | 57 students
    0.5 miles
    6700 N Port Washington Road
    Milwaukee, WI 53217
  • Milwaukee
    St. Monica School
    (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: PK-8 | 431 students
    0.9 miles
    5635 N Santa Monica Blvd
    Milwaukee, WI 53217
  • Milwaukee
    Dominican High School
    (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: 9-12 | 277 students
    1 miles
    120 E Silver Spring Dr
    Milwaukee, WI 53217
  • Milwaukee
    Torah Academy Of Milwaukee
    All-girls (Jewish)
    Grades: 9-12 | 52 students
    1.5 miles
    6800 N Green Bay Avenue
    Milwaukee, WI 53209

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