Admission Process

Our application season begins in October.  Admission events like our Sneak-a-peak at Mandel JDS offers families the opportunity to get to know the Mandel JDS educational experience.  Please check back for those upcoming dates.
Please review the following deadlines for the 2024-2025 School Year 
  • Applications for 2024-2025 School year open - October 1, 2024
  • Application Deadline for Early Childhood through 8th Grade - January 12, 2024
  • Tuition Assistance (K-8) Deadline for new applicants - January 12, 2024
  • Admission Notification Date - February 9, 2024
  • Enrollment Deadline  - February 20, 2024
  • Rolling Admissions begins - after February 20th
Rolling Admissions
Applications received after the deadline are considered on a space-available basis.

Admission Applications are done online using TADS (Tested And Designed for Schools).  To apply, simply click here and begin: TADS.  Please note that applicants must be of grade level age by September 30 of their enrollment year.  Students entering Kindergarten – 8th grade are required to visit the school and undergo grade level readiness assessments.  Additionally, teacher recommendations and prior academic records are required for making admission decisions. 

We will work with you every step of the way to make the admission process a positive experience for your family.  Please do not hesitate to contact our Director of Admission, Laura Simon, with any questions you may have by calling 216-464-4055 or email [email protected].