Welcome to the Posnack School Main Campus Admissions Office
Our straightforward admissions process lets prospective students and their families concentrate on things that are more important than forms. Posnack School accepts admission applications for Jr. Kindergarten through the 10th Grade. Applications for 2022-2023 will open on November 1, 2021.
Tuition & Fees
A Great Education Starts at Posnack School
Thank you for your interest in David Posnack Jewish Day School. At Posnack School, our students learn critical thinking and problem solving skills in an exciting and nurturing environment. Our students are always being challenged both intellectually and spiritually to discover their passion that will help with their academic growth and commitment to Jewish values. This is accomplished through our integrated curriculum where students are motivated to be active learners and participants in our school community. While our student body comes from a wide range of Jewish backgrounds, when they come together at Posnack School, everyone feels at home. Incoming students, whether they are beginning Jr. Kindergarten or joining us in their middle or high school years are embraced by the warmth of our teachers, administration, and fellow students. We encourage you to take the next step forward in creating an excellent education for your child by visiting our campus for a personal tour or by attending one of our upcoming open houses – it is the best way to get to know us! Please contact Admissions at 954-583-6100 x.641 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Applications for the 2022-2023 school year will be available on November 1, 2021. Posnack School requires all applicants to take an admission test administered at our school. Students applying to Hochberg Middle School or to Fischer High School will be contacted to schedule a personal interview. For more information, or to arrange a campus tour and meeting with our Director of Admissions, please fill out our contact form or call (954) 583-6100, ext. 641.
Your Child’s Journey to Success Starts Here
At David Posnack Jewish Day School, we want all our students’ experiences to be positive ones. Our straightforward admissions process lets prospective students and their families concentrate on things that are more important than forms. Posnack School accepts applications for students in Jr. Kindergarten through 10th grade.
Applications for the 2022-2023 school year will be available on November 1, 2021. The Admissions Committee meets to review each applicant’s file once we have received all required information. Parents will receive a letter of acceptance followed by an enrollment & tuition agreement. Applicants have two weeks to return the executed agreement along with their deposit.
Testing and Interviews
Posnack School requires all applicants to take an admission test administered at our school. Students applying to Hochberg Middle School and Fischer High School will be contacted to schedule a personal interview. For more information, or to meet with our Director of Admissions, please fill out our contact form or call (954) 583-6100, ext. 641.
Tuition & Fees
Posnack School -The Best Investment You’ll Ever Make
Posnack Jewish Day School offers our students a unique, challenging, educational experience, by combining an intensive, focused general education with an innovative, exciting Jewish curriculum. At Posnack School we are concerned not only with our students’ academic accomplishments, but also with their social and character development. We believe that this can be achieved most successfully when parents and school staff work together in a nurturing environment in order to ensure our children’s well-being.
All admission applications require a non-refundable administration fee of $250.
New students: There is a $500 non-refundable/non-transferrable enrollment fee within one week of acceptance for new students. The non-refundable fee reserves a seat for the next school year, subject to satisfactory completion of the current year’s academic work, a student’s good standing, and family’s support of the school’s mission and philosophy.
Additionally, each new student is responsible for paying a one-time matriculation fee of $1,250, which is included in the tuition agreement.
Returning students: There is a $500 non-refundable/non-transferable re-enrollment fee to reserve a seat for the next school year. For the 2021-2022 school year, this fee is due by January 15, 2021. The non-refundable fee reserves a seat for the next school year, subject to satisfactory completion of the current year’s academic work, a student’s good standing, and family’s support of the school’s mission and philosophy.
Learning Resource Fees
- Lower School: $4,550
- Middle School: $4,750
- High School: $4,950
Posnack School Campus Fee
Each student is responsible for an additional annual campus fee of $500 for Jr. Kindergarten and $1,095 for all other grades. This fee includes PTO membership and helps to offset facility costs, technological infrastructure and security costs including but not limited to cyber structural, access control, and safeguard exterior. The fee is listed on the family’s tuition agreement.
Laptop Computer (Upper School Only)
Posnack School requires the use of a tablet or laptop computer in the middle and high school grades. Purchase of the designated devices is the family’s responsibility. Laptops and tablets must be purchased from the school specified vendor.
There is a 3% convenience fee for all credit card transactions.
- Athletic uniforms
- Drama participation
- Student uniforms
- Overnight and/or long-distance trips
- 9th-12th grade books and lab fees,
- Senior dues
- Transportation (optional)
It is expected that all families will contribute to the Annual Campaign at their level of financial ability. The Annual Campaign is the cornerstone of Posnack School’s advancement program and plays a critical role in helping Posnack School maintain its high level of academic excellence.
Two or more children enrolled – younger siblings receive a $500.00 credit on tuition.
For the 2021-2022 school year, if payment in full is received by April 3, 2021, there is a 3% tuition discount.
|Kindergarten & Grade 1||$20,450|
|Posnack Plus 1-8||$32,950|
Tuition includes daily lunch
- Payment in full by April 3, 2021 receives a 3% tuition discount
- Two (2)equal payments due June 1, 2021 and December 1, 2021
- Ten (10)automatic credit card payments via the FACTS Program
- Ten (10)automatic bank payments (ACH) debit via the FACTS Program*
*Please consult the FACTS Automatic Tuition Payment Agreement for details and fees.
Request for financial assistance will be addressed on a case-by-case basis and as funds are available. All requests are kept confidential. Your financial assistance paperwork will not be processed until acceptance to the Posnack School is completed. Applications for financial assistance are available here.
Financial Assistance–Help When You Need It
We recognize that paying for a day school education can be challenging and we want to help families meet that challenge. Posnack Jewish Day School is committed to educating Jewish children regardless of a family’s ability to pay the full cost of tuition.
Financial need is determined by the ability to meet educational expenses, not on a willingness to pay. Awards are annual, contingent upon continuing eligibility and availability of funds. The financial assistance (FA) process is strictly confidential.
Financial Assistance (FA) documents will not be accepted or processed until the Enrollment & Tuition Agreement has been signed and all monies due to Posnack School are paid and up to date.
FA applications for existing Posnack School families are due no later than January 29, 2021.
For new families, the FA application is due one week from submitting the signed Enrollment and Tuition Agreement.
All financial assistance applications submitted after the deadline will be reviewed on a first-come, first-serve basis.
Adhering to the deadline and responding to missing information is critical.
Please click here to download the FA Application and instructions.