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Amos and Celia Heilicher Minneapolis Jewish Day School
Barry Family Campus
4330 Cedar Lake Rd. S.
St. Louis Park, MN 55416
Head of School: Yoni Binus
Associate Head of School and Principal: Helen Siegel
Director of Jewish Life and Hebrew: Etan Dov Weiss
Institutional Advancement Director: Beckie Skelton
Admissions and Outreach Director: Julie Ziessman

HMJDS is an independent, K-8 learning community that inspires students to realize the height of their potential and empowers them to use their knowledge, skills, and creativity to enrich our world. We offer engaging academic and creative arts coursework masterfully integrated with Hebrew and Judaic Studies in our Lower School (K-4) and Upper School (5-8). Academic achievement, growing self-confidence, and pride in Jewish identity are hallmarks of an HMJDS education.  Graduates are well prepared for their next educational steps and are able to articulate their knowledge and opinions effectively. They are ready to take on the world, equipped with critical-thinking skills, self-knowledge and global-mindedness.


Bais Yaakov High School
4221 Sunset Blvd.
St. Louis Park, MN 55416
Fax: 952-915-9116
Principal: Suri Gibber
President: Maier Kutoff

Bais Yaakov High School of the Twin Cities is the only all-girls Jewish high school in Minnesota. Bais Yaakov offers a comprehensive Jewish studies and college preparatory academic program, including both enrichment and remedial opportunities. In addition, there are a wide variety of extracurricular activities and community service programs.


Lubavitch Cheder Day School — Chabad Academy
1758 Ford Pkwy.
St. Paul, MN 55116
Fax: 651-690-3387
Director: Rabbi Shlomo Bendet
Principal: Rabbi Yisroel Goldberg

Jewish day school for students in kindergarten through eighth grade featuring Torah studies in the morning and general studies in the afternoon.


The Newman School, the Day School of Talmud Torah of St. Paul
Marjorie Smith Hofman Educational Building
768 Hamline Ave. S.
St. Paul, MN 55116
Fax: 651-698-8912
Director of Education: Heidi Tarshish,
Principal: Susan Cobin,

The Newman School: Challenging the Mind, Engaging the Imagination, Touching the Soul. The Newman School is comprised of the day school and early childhood program of Talmud Torah of St. Paul, offering a Jewish education that welcomes families of all backgrounds and emphasizes social justice, spirituality, Hebrew language, community-building and rigorous academics. We are enrolling children ages 33 months through grade 3 for the 2016-17 school year.


Torah Academy
2800 Joppa Ave. S.
St. Louis Park, MN 55416
Fax: 952-922-7844
Dean: Rabbi Pinchus Idstein
General Studies Principal: Mr. Jordan Ford
Executive Director: Rabbi Yehoshua Borenstein
President: Mr. Dovid Schulman

Torah Academy, Minnesota’s first Jewish day school, founded in 1945, provides Jewish boys and girls in nursery school through eighth grade with a complete education in Judaic and general studies. Torah Academy was named “School of the Year” by Torah Umesorah. Prospective parents can call 952-285-8607 to arrange a personal tour.

(Updated 02.09.17)

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