JCDS, Boston's Jewish Community Day School, provides a dynamic learning environment for Kindergarten, elementary and middle school students.
JCDS is committed to innovative, engaging and challenging academics, with extensive integration of Hebrew language and Jewish studies.
The school is not affiliated with a single denomination or movement within Judaism.
It teaches Jewish values, traditions, prayers and texts, and supports the wide range of belief and practice among its constituent families.
JCDS promotes love of learning and respect for individual differences.
It is a child-centered program with a balance of individualized and group learning opportunities in multi-age classrooms.
The creation of the State of Israel is one of the seminal events in Jewish history.
Recognizing the significance of the State and its national institutions, we seek to instill in our students an attachment to the State of Israel and its people as well as a sense of responsibility for their welfare.

Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • School Type: School with Special Program Emphasis
  • Grades: Kindergarten-8
  • Enrollment: 157 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $23,400
  • Average class size: 20 students
  • Application Deadline: Feb. 1 / rolling
  • Source: Verified school update

School Overview

Religious Affiliation
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-8
Learning Difference Programs
Yes
Year Founded
1997

Student Body

Total Students
157 students
Student Body Type
Co-ed
% Students of Color
2%
State avg.: 30%
Students by Grade
Jewish Community Day School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
26 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
6:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size
20 students
Classroom Dress Code
Casual

Tuition and Acceptance Rate

Admission Deadline
Feb. 1 / rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost
Tuition Notes
Tuition Assistance is available.
% on Financial Aid
50%
Admissions Director
Orna Siegel

Sports

Total Sports Offered
3 sports

School Notes

  • JCDS, Boston's Jewish Community Day School's program is centered around five core values: Intentional Pluralism Hebrew and English Throughout the Day Academic Excellence A Whole Chile Approach A Warm, Welcoming Community
Source: Verified school update

Frequently Asked Questions

How much does Jewish Community Day School cost?

Jewish Community Day School's tuition is approximately $23,400 for private students.

What sports does Jewish Community Day School offer?

Jewish Community Day School offers 3 interscholastic sports: Basketball, Crew and Soccer.

When is the application deadline for Jewish Community Day School?

The application deadline for Jewish Community Day School is Feb. 1 / rolling (applications are due on Feb. 1 but additional applications are reviewed year-round as space permits ).

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Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • School Type: School with Special Program Emphasis
  • Grades: Kindergarten-8
  • Enrollment: 157 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $23,400
  • Average class size: 20 students
  • Application Deadline: Feb. 1 / rolling
  • Source: Verified school update

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