Heilicher Minneapolis Jewish Day School

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  • 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.

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School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.Other religious school association(s)
National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS)
Independent Schools Association of the Central States
Religious AffiliationJewish
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-8
Learning Difference ProgramsYes
Year Founded1984

Student Body

Total Students201 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
4%
State avg.: 16%
Students by GradeHeilicher Minneapolis Jewish Day School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers58 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio3:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
52%
Average Class Size15 students
Classroom Dress CodeCasual

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineDec. 15 / Feb. 15 / rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost$15,815
Tuition NotesThis is 2018-19 K-4 annual tuition is $15815. Grade 5-6 is $15950 and 7-8 is $16215
% on Financial Aid
42%
Average Financial Aid Grant$6,403
Acceptance Rate
90%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions DirectorLouise Schoenberger
Admissions AssociateEthan Tarshish

Sports

Total Sports Offered7 sports
SportsBasketball, Cross Country, Mountain Biking, Soccer, Swimming, Ultimate Frisbee, VolleyballBasketballCross Country,
Mountain BikingSoccer,
SwimmingUltimate Frisbee,
Volleyball

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.5 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.Band, Chess, Choir, Direct Access To Sabes JCC, Sports

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.

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