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Tuition & Financial Aid



The Stanford Eisenberg Knoxville Jewish Day School (KJDS) is a mission-driven school. Our mission is to provide students with a rigorous academic program, in a joyous atmosphere, rooted in core Jewish values. The leadership of KJDS remains committed to both the affordability and financial stability of this school.

Tuition for the 2024-2025 School Year

Tuition can be paid in 10 monthly installments through your FACTS account. A $500 non-refundable tuition deposit is due upon completion of enrollment and will be applied toward tuition costs

Annual Tuition for grades K-5: $13,500

Annual Technology Fee: $150

Annual Material Fee: $75

Miscellaneous Fees: There are additional charges for aftercare, field trips, Israeli lunch, uniform shirts, and other optional incidentals.



KJDS is committed to enrolling mission-aligned students and believes that tuition costs should not be a deterrent. The purpose of our Tuition Assistance Program is to ensure that qualified students have the opportunity to attend our school despite financial circumstances. Tuition assistance decisions are made based on financial need and the availability of funds. KJDS partners with FACTS Grant and Aid to ensure accracy in our allocations. There is a $40 fee per family. To apply for tuition assistance, visit

Paying for a KJDS Education

There are three payment options for paying tuition.

1. Ten payments due on the 1st of each month August - May
2. Three payments due August, October and January
3. Payment in full due in August

Financial Aid

To ensure that all Jewish families in Knoxville and surrounding areas have access to the KJDS education, those families for whom full tuition would be an undue hardship are invited to inquire into the possibilities of financial aid. KJDS financial aid is distributed based on need. We partner with TADS Financial Aid Assessment to ensure accuracy in our allocations.

TADS - Financial Aid Application

For additional information about the application process, please contact Anna McDonald, Director of Admissions, at or 865.560.9922.
For additional information about Tuition Aid, please contact Rabbi Yossi at 865.300.8012.

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