Donna Klein Jewish Academy

5.00 5 1 (1 review)
Tel: (561)852-3300
  • 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 38th 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 TypeSchool with Special Program Emphasis
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 AffiliationJewish
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-12
Learning Difference ProgramsYes
Year Founded1979

Student Body

Total Students494 students
Student Body Typen/a
% Students of Color
1%
State avg.: 41%
Students by GradeDonna Klein Jewish Academy Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers81 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio6:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size15 students
Number of AP Courses16 courses
List of Courses OfferedLink to List of Courses
Matriculation DataMatric. DataLink to Matriculation Data
Classroom Dress CodeFormal
(School uniform required for Grades K-8; Dress code enforced in Grades 9-12)

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Tuition NotesVisit https://www.dkja.org for tuition details
Admissions DirectorRonit Felszer
Admissions AssociateAndrea Spandau

Sports

Total Sports Offered10 sports
SportsBaseball, 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.Club or Organization:
Ceramics, Cheer/Dance, Chess, Choir, Community Service Programs, Cooking, Debate, Drama, Engineering, Minecraft, Robotics / Coding, Science, Spanish, Tennis, Zumba/Hiphop
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School Reviews

5  3/17/2016
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.
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