Milton Gottesman Jewish Day School (formerly JPDS-NC) is the only Jewish Day School in Washington, D.C. and provides collaborative and experiential learning with an engaging and flexible dual curriculum of general and Jewish studies to children in grades PK-7. Grade 8 will open in fall 2019. Milton delivers a top-notch education in every subject area, equipping graduates to succeed wherever their next steps lead them, as well as a deep grounding in Jewish values. The environment of the school is vibrantly pluralistic — students from across the spectrum of Jewish observance (and non-observance) are welcomed enthusiastically, as are interfaith families.
Available Spots: Space in grades 1,3,4,5,6, and 7 for 2018-19.
Pre-K 4 - Grade 8
Years Established: 1988
Average Class Size: 16-19 students
Tuition: $24,950 - $27,450
Who you serve:
Elementary, Jewish, Middle School, Preschool
The mission of the Jewish Primary Day School of the Nation’s Capital is to provide a strong foundation in Jewish and secular learning, laying the groundwork for our students to become knowledgeable, responsible Jews and citizens, deeply committed to the community at large, to Jewish living and values, and to the people and state of Israel. Our school strives to create an environment filled with warmth, joy, and intellectual excitement that celebrates the unique qualities of each student, respects varied approaches to Judaism, fosters a strong sense of ethics and of self, embraces diversity, and builds a community of lifelong learners.
8:30 am - 3:30 pm M-Th 8:30 am - 2:15 pm Fri
- Address: 6045 16th St NW, Washington, DC 20011
- Zip Code: 20011
- Phone: 202-291-5737
- Website: http://www.miltongottesman.org