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Mission and Vision

 

MISSION STATEMENT

The Mandel JDS School, a private Jewish Day School, develops ethical leadership, confident critical thinking and a lifelong love of learning. By integrating superior general academics and Judaic studies, Mandel JDS achieves academic excellence in a nurturing, welcoming environment that engages and teaches to the whole child.

 

VISION STATEMENT

Mandel JDS is a school for the entire Jewish community, regardless of affiliation, observance or perspective.

The Mandel JDS School strives to provide genuine academic excellence in which the integration of Judaic and general studies presents an interconnected world for students in the 21st century. Mandel JDS is a school for the entire Jewish community, regardless of affiliation, observance or perspective. Mandel JDS teaches to the whole child, celebrating his/her multiple strengths while meeting individual learning needs and challenges. As a result of a Mandel JDS education, students become self-confident, compassionate, creative and engaged Jews and committed citizens, prepared for the academic and social challenges of the modern world.

Joseph and Florence Mandel Jewish Day School endeavors to be a national model for Jewish Day Schools, where staff and faculty learn from the best private and public schools. Students, their families and staff come together to create an inclusive, caring community that incorporates the local Jewish and general community, Israel and the world. We develop within our students a profound sense of connectedness with the Jewish people, its history, values and culture, and most particularly with the State of Israel and the Hebrew language.