The Montreal area is home to ten elementary/middle Jewish day schools and four Jewish high schools, spanning a full spectrum of Jewish diversity. We invite you to explore what each day school offers to see if one is right for you. The Generations Fund for Educational Excellence is specifically designed to address the needs of seven specific partner schools that are listed below. Other Montreal Jewish Day Schools offer excellent education and Federation CJA is working with those schools to develop approaches more suitable to their specific issues and needs.
To learn about upcoming events for preschoolers, open houses and details about each school’s individual admission financial assistance processes, please visit their respective websites.
The Akiva School is a Jewish elementary school committed to each student’s academic success, personal growth and development of Jewish identity. Through a unique partnership of school and home The Akiva School fosters a nurturing and collaborative learning environment. Our students develop a love for learning and become independent, creative and critical thinkers. The core values that guide us are rooted in Jewish tradition. Our vision is of a community that inspires lifelong learning, religious growth, an enduring connection to the Jewish people and the State of Israel, and a commitment to making the world a better place.
Quebec, H3Y 3A2
The mission of École Maïmonide is defined through the purpose for which our institution was created. This involves running preschools, primary schools and secondary schools where the French-language teaching respects both Sephardic Jewish tradition and programs compliant with the requirements of the Ministry of Education, Recreation and Sports (ministère de l’Éducation, du Loisir et du Sport) of the province of Quebec. École Maïmonide offers a general, inclusive and modern education with a special emphasis on Sephardic Jewish traditions and identity, entirely geared toward excellence.
5615, avenue Parkhaven
Québec, H4W 1X3
Tel.: 514 488-9224
Hebrew Academy provides the children of Torah observant families with academic excellence in both Limudei Kodesh and Secular Studies. Our Mission is to: Provide an educational environment to enable students to reach their intellectual and religious potential; Develop leadership and community involvement; Instill a love of and an attachment to Medinat Israel; Provide opportunities to nurture the mind, body and soul.Hebrew Academy for more than forty years has excelled in providing a “Curriculum in Excellence” so every student who steps into our building can reach their potential.
5700, avenue Kellert
Québec, H4W 1T4
Tel.: 514 489-5321
Fax: 514 489-8607
Hebrew Foundation School
Hebrew Foundation School, guided by the commitment to teach Judaism in a relevant and respectful manner, prepares today’s Jewish youth by providing a safe and secure learning environment. At HFS, we foster the social, emotional, academic and character education of each child. All of our students are encouraged to take initiatives in their own learning.
2 Hope Drive,
Dollard des Ormeaux
Quebec, H9A 2V5
Jewish People's and Peretz Schools (JPPS) / Bialik High School
JPPS-Bialik is a Jewish school, founded and based on a pluralistic vision of Jewish continuity. JPPS-Bialik is committed to academic excellence. Our school aims to create a model learning environment where individuals can gain confidence to become productive people within the Quebec, Canadian and global communities.
6502 Kildare Road
Québec, H4W 3B8
Solomon Schechter Academy
Solomon Schechter Academy is a dynamic Conservative Jewish day school that is dedicated to the sacred task of educating students to become committed Jews and responsible citizens. We serve students from Junior Pre-k through Grade Six. Solomon Schechter Academy strives to provide excellence in Judaic and general studies. Our trilingual curriculum strives for integration in all three departments English, French and Hebrew. Our focus is on the needs and growth of the students in order to foster a lifelong love for and commitment to learning. The Solomon Schechter Academy education process is a vibrant partnership between students, parents and educators.
5555 chemin de la Côte St-Luc
Québec, H3X 2C9
United Talmud Torah School (UTT) / Herzliah High Schools
Our mission is to embrace diversity and unity, to inspire excellence, and to nurture Jewish identity in a school that feels like home. As Montreal’s first Jewish day school system, established in 1894, we take great pride in our solid reputation for offering students an outstanding trilingual education taught in a warm, inspiring and dynamic learning environment. Our dedicated faculty and close student-teacher relationships provide for an enriched academic and social experience where children from K- Secondary V feel safe and at home. Our rich diversity boasts of families who trace their origins throughout the world resulting in an engaged school community that appreciates how, despite cultural differences, we share a common Jewish identity.
United Talmud Torah School
4850 St. Kevin,
Montreal, H3W lP2
Herzliah High School