MJDS Fast Facts

At Milwaukee Jewish Day School, Jewish values are foundational to students experiencing a progressive and multidisciplinary academic curriculum enhancing their quality of education. We understand that each child is an individual with unique interests, strengths and challenges and recognize that social growth builds academic strength and success. Student-owned learning is a guiding principle; MJDS students are supported and encouraged to pursue their interests, digging deeper into their learning through innovative experiences.

Established: 1981

Grades: Three-year kindergarten (3K) through eighth grade

School Day: 8 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.; 3 p.m. dismissal on Wednesdays for staff professional learning

Head of School: Aaron Lippman

Location: Karl Jewish Campus, 6401 N. Santa Monica Blvd., Milwaukee WI 53217

Affiliations: Milwaukee Jewish Federation, Prizmah Center for Jewish Day Schools

Accreditations: Independent Schools Association of the Central States (ISACS)

Non-discrimination Statement: Milwaukee Jewish Day School does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender expression, sexual orientation, national/ethnic origin or ancestry in the administration of the school’s educational policies, admissions policies, employment policies, financial aid programs or other school-administered programs.