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Welcome to the Posnack School Main Campus Admissions Office

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Our straightforward admissions process lets prospective students and their families concentrate on things that are more important than forms. Posnack Jewish Day School accepts admission applications for Kindergarten through the 10th grade. Apply now.
Tuition & Fees

Posnack Jewish Day School offers our students a unique and challenging educational experience that combines an intensive, focused general education with an innovative, exciting Jewish curriculum. Learn more about 2020-2021 tuition rates >>>

Financial Assistance
Posnack Jewish Day School is committed to educating Jewish children regardless of a family’s ability to pay the full cost of tuition. Learn more about financial assistance >>>

A Great Education Starts at Posnack School

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Thank you for your interest in 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 Kindergarten or joining us in their middle or high school years are embraced by the warmth of our teachers, administration, and fellow students. I 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 me at 954-583-6100 x641 or email sjackowitz@posnackschool.org.

Sincerely,

Susie Jackowitz
Director of Admissions

Application Information

Applications for the 2021-2022 school year are now available. 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.

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Your Child’s Journey to Success Starts Here

At 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 Kindergarten through 10th grade.

Application Schedule

Applications for the 2021-2022 school year are now available. 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.

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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.

Application

All admission applications require a non-refundable administration fee of $250.

Enrollment

New students: There is a $500 non-refundable/non-transferrable enrollment fee due 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 due by January 29, 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 (LR) Fees

  • Lower School: $4,550
  • Middle School: $4,750
  • High School: $4,950

English Language Program (ELP) Fees

  • Lower School: $5,550
  • Middle School: $5,800 

Posnack School Campus Fee

Each student is responsible for an additional annual campus fee of $1,095. 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.

Convenience Fee

There is a  3% convenience fee for all credit card transactions.

Additional Fees

  • Athletic uniforms
  • Drama participation
  • Student uniforms
  • Overnight and/or long-distance trips
  • 9th-12th grade books and lab fees,
  • Senior dues
  • Transportation (optional)

Fundraising

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.

Sibling Discounts

Two or more children enrolled – younger siblings receive a $500.00 credit on tuition.

Full Prepayment

For the 2021-2022 school year, if payment in full is received by April 15, 2021, there is a 3% tuition discount.

2021-2022 Tuition

Kindergarten & Grade 1 $20,450
Grades 2-4 $22,175
Grades 5 $23,300
Grades 6-7 $23,600
Grade 8 $24,100
Grade 9 $24,900
Grades 10-12 $25,360
Posnack Plus 1-8 $32,950

Tuition includes daily lunch

Payment Options

  • Payment in full by April 15, 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.

Financial Assistance

Requests for financial assistance will be addressed on a case-by-case basis and as funds are available. All requests are kept strictly confidential. Applications for financial assistance for the 2021-2022 school year will be available soon.

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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. Information on financial assistance for the 2021-2022 school year and applications will be available soon.