Heilicher Minneapolis Jewish Day School
- Our inquiry-based/STEAM approach delivers strong academics and Judaic and Hebrew language studies in a nurturing environment, where every student is known and appreciated.
- Students become critical thinkers, confident communicators,and creative, engaged community members.
- In addition to low student-teacher ratios, we offer an interdisciplinary, values-based curriculum withart, music, and physical education; intensive second-languagelearning starting in kindergarten; individualized academic enrichment and support; a focus on public speaking and leadership; hands-on community learning; and extracurriculars including robotics, athletics, and chess.
|School Membership(s)School Assoc.||Other religious school association(s)|
National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS)
Independent Schools Association of the Central States (ISACS)
|Grades Offered||Grades Kindergarten-8|
|Learning Difference Programs||Yes|
|Total Students||201 students|
|Student Body Type||Co-ed|
|% Students of Color|
State avg.: 16%
|Students by Grade|
Academics and Faculty
|Total Classroom Teachers||58 teachers|
|Student : Teacher Ratio||3:1|
National avg.: 13:1
|% Faculty w/Advanced Degree|
|Average Class Size||15 students|
|Classroom Dress Code||Casual|
Finances and Admission
|Admission Deadline||Dec. 15 / Feb. 15 / rolling|
|Yearly Tuition Cost||$15,815|
|Tuition Notes||This is 2018-19 K-4 annual tuition is $15815. Grade 5-6 is $15950 and 7-8 is $16215|
|% on Financial Aid|
|Average Financial Aid Grant||$6,403|
National avg.: 85%
|Admissions Director||Louise Schoenberger|
|Admissions Associate||Ethan Tarshish|
|Total Sports Offered||7 sports|
|Sports||Basketball, Cross Country, Mountain Biking, Soccer, Swimming, Ultimate Frisbee, VolleyballBasketball, Cross Country,|
Mountain Biking, Soccer,
Swimming, Ultimate Frisbee,
|Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.||5 extracurriculars|
|ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.||Band, Chess, Choir, Direct Access To Sabes JCC, Sports|
- 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.
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