The Emery/weiner School
Tel: (832) 204-5900
The Emery/weiner School Photo #3 - Over 80% of Emery/Weiner's student body participates in a sport. Emery/Weiner Upper School students have the opportunity to participate in cross country, cheer leading, six-man football, soccer, basketball, baseball, softball, track & field, golf, lacrosse, and tennis. Students in the Middle School may participate in six-man football, soccer, volleyball, basketball, baseball, softball, tennis, golf, track & field, and cross country.
- The Emery/Weiner School is an independent, college-preparatory, co-educational day school for students in grades six through twelve. Founded in 1978, The I. Weiner Jewish Secondary School began with a student population of fewer than 20 students. In 2001, the school expanded its scope with the establishment of Emery High School. With the integration of a sixth through twelfth grade curriculum, these schools were jointly renamed The Emery/Weiner School. Today, the high school is the fastest growing and largest per capita Jewish community high school in the nation. The Emery/Weiner School is an accredited member of ISAS.
|School Membership(s)School Assoc.||National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS)|
Southern Association Of Colleges And Schools (SACS)
Independent Schools Association of the South West (ISAS)
|Grades Offered||Grades 6-12|
|Learning Difference Programs||Yes|
|Total Students||508 students|
|Student Body Type||Co-ed|
|% Students of Color|
State avg.: 38%
|Students by Grade|
Academics and Faculty
|Total Classroom Teachers||63 teachers|
|Student : Teacher Ratio||8:1|
National avg.: 13:1
|% Faculty w/Advanced Degree|
|Average Class Size||15 students|
|List of Courses Offered||Link to List of Courses|
|Matriculation DataMatric. Data||Link to Matriculation Data|
|Classroom Dress Code||Casual|
(Khaki or navy pants, shorts, or skirt and navy, white, or black polo)
Finances and Admission
|Admission Deadline||Jan. 9|
|Tuition Notes||Middle School Tuition: $21,030 Upper School Tuition: $24,575|
|% on Financial Aid|
|Admissions Director||Caroline Sarnoff|
|Admissions Associate||Jorge Arciga|
|Total Sports Offered||13 sports|
|Sports||Baseball, Basketball, Cheering, Cross Country, Football, Golf, Lacrosse, Soccer, Tennis, Track and Field, Volleyball, Winter Track, WrestlingBaseball, Basketball,|
Cheering, Cross Country,
Tennis, Track and Field,
Volleyball, Winter Track,
|Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.||17 extracurriculars|
|ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.||Club or Organization:|
Baking for Charity, Broadway Club, Computer Science Club, Emery Dance Troupe, EWS Sports Podcasting, Feminists of Emery, Medical Club, Model United Nations (MUN), National Honor Society, Open Mic Club, Political Debate Club, Robotics Club, Smash Bros. Club, Student Government Association (SGA), The Emery Adventure Club, Tikkun Olam Club (community service)
Recreational Athletic Programs:
Ultimate Frisbee Club
- Our academic program encompasses traditional and progressive methods. For instance, we stress skills such as writing and reading, but also engage in experiential learning and regular field trips. Our approach to Judaic studies is a modern one, which seeks to make the material and the traditions relevant for each student. And our culture is one that empowers students in order to create in each a sense of responsibility not only for their school community, but for the greater community at-large. The result is a learning partnership in which students feel a sense of ownership, and, more importantly, become graduates instilled with moral self-reliance.
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