Stories of a Jewish Community Day School

Summer Alumni Newsletter

As we reflect on the past school year and plan ahead, we continue to think about the impact that a JPDS-NC education has had on our students, especially our alumni. Our alumni carry the core values of JPDS-NC with them as they go forth in the world and bring positive …

July 21, 2016|By |Author Type: Faculty and Staff |

Torah Talk for Parashat Balak

In this parasha, the king of Moav asks Bil’am to curse the Bnei Yisrael after he sees them defeat various nations in battle. Bil’am’s donkey sees an angel of God and refuses to move; Bil’am hits the donkey; and God speaks through the mouth of the donkey to tell him …

July 20, 2016|By |Author Type: Faculty and Staff |

“Mom, Dad, is there really a Moon Bounce and Magician at JPDS-NC?”

My husband Ken and I love hosting the JPDS-NC Summer Brunch for families of new students and students entering Kindergarten and Pre-Kindergarten. We love power-washing the outside of our home, planting new flowers in our garden, shopping for the best bagels and lox in town, hearing the moon bounce as …

July 14, 2016|By |Author Type: Faculty and Staff |

Torah Talk for Parashat Chukat

In this parasha, Hashem instructs Moshe and Aaron regarding the parah adumah (red heifer); Miriam dies; to bring forth water Moshe hits a rock rather than speaking to it; Aaron dies. The order of the stories in chapter 20 can teach us a number of lessons about leadership. The first thing …

July 13, 2016|By |Author Type: Faculty and Staff |

In Case You Missed It: An Exploration of Outer Space

This week the world watched in delight as NASA’s Juno spacecraft arrived in Jupiter’s orbit after a five-year journey. Some members of the JPDS-NC Class of 2023 may have been particularly excited at this news, after spending their Kindergarten year exploring the wonders of outer space. In case you missed it, please enjoy the article …

July 7, 2016|By |Author Type: Faculty and Staff |

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Learn about the Middle School

Stay connected to the latest happenings on the Middle School! And check out the schematic designs - drafting and changes continue, but we wanted to share the designs thus far.

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As part of our preparations for our new middle school and name change, we are working with an educational marketing firm to identify the best approaches to marketing and branding our school. Now we need your help! Fill out this 15-minute anonymous survey and tell us what you think drives JPDS-NC forward. We greatly appreciate your insight!

Community Events

Mon 29

Meet-the-Teachers Day

August 29 @ 8:30 am - 10:30 am
Tue 30

First Day of School

August 30 @ 8:30 am - 3:30 pm
Thu 27

Admission Open House

October 27 @ 9:30 am - 11:30 am

School Events

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