ADMISSIONS FAQ'S

1. What are the school hours?
The school day runs from 8:00-3:30 with drop-off from 7:30-8:10 and pick-up at 3:30. KJDS aftercare runs daily from 3:30 -5:30 and from 3:30 to 4:30 on Fridays during the winter months. Before Care is available based upon need.

2. What is Tuition at KJDS?
Tuition is $11,200.00 per year.

3. What is your cut-off age?
KJDS accepts new Kindergarteners who are 5 by August 15th. In some specific cases we will work with the child’s current school to determine the correct placement.

4. What is you maximum class size? We believe a small class is integral for maintaining our highly academic curriculum. Our optimal class size is 15 students.

5. I love the benefits of a multi-age grouping. Will this always be the KJDS philosophy?

Yes. KJDS utilizes modified Montessori methods and will open multiple multi-age classes as the need arises.

6. What other expenses are required for each student?

We have field trips and Israeli lunches (optional) that are extra charges. There is a technology fee ($100) and KJDS purchases school supplies for all students for a $55 fee. We also ask each family to raise $320 in ads for our annual play. If a family chooses not to secure the outside funding, they are expected to pay the full amount. (Two children family expectation is $570.)

Why KJDS? 

KJDS Curriculum