Stories of a Jewish Community Day School

JPDS-NC Students Build Pesach-Themed Rube Goldberg Machine for Technion Design Challenge

A team of JPDS-NC 5th and 6th graders took on the first ever RAVSAK-Technion Design Challenge! They built a Passover-themed Rube Goldberg machine that journeys through the ten plagues. Check out our behind-the-scenes video!

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

Sixth Grade Students Invited to Display Art about the Holocaust at Community Commemoration

A fishbowl, half-filled with dirt, with a paper butterfly inside. Taped around the outside of the fishbowl: the poem “I Never Saw Another Butterfly,” which we read during our 5th grade Holocaust study. A tube of golf balls, 6 yellow for the Jews, 5 others in various colors for the …

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

Meet the Middle School Zoning Committee: Co-Chair Rob Zucker

I’m a native of South Orange, New Jersey and graduate of Solomon Schechter Day School of Essex and Union (now Golda Och Academy). I moved to Washington in 1994 to follow a lifelong interest in politics. I worked as a staffer on Capitol Hill in the House and Senate for …

April 19, 2016|By |Author Type: Community Members |

Meet the Middle School Zoning Committee: Co-Chair Helaine Greenfeld

Our family has been involved with JPDS-NC for the last 16 years, since our son, Jake, started Kindergarten at the old Montgomery Hills location, continuing with my tenure as a Board Trustee and President, our daughter Abby’s graduation in 2011, and through to my current terms returning to the Board …

April 19, 2016|By |Author Type: Community Members |

Alumni Highlight: Leah Schultz

Leah graduated in 2004. Reflecting on her time at JPDS-NC, she shared what she loved most about the school: “JPDS-NC was a wonderful place for me to grow, learn, and really grow to love learning. It was an incredibly supportive environment, one where students felt they could participate. The small …

April 18, 2016|By |Author Type: Community Members |

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Learn about the Middle School

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

Yitzhak Rabin Memorial Lecture

Join us on Monday, June 20 for the 10th Anniversary Yitzhak Rabin Memorial Lecture, featuring U.S. Ambassador to Israel Daniel Shapiro, with personal remarks from Yuval Ravin.

JPDS-NC Board of Trustees - Now Seeking Nominations

We are currently seeking applications and nominations to the JPDS-NC Board of Trustees. Serving as a Board member is one of the most challenging and rewarding volunteer opportunities at the school, and is an integral part of ensuring JPDS-NC's continued success. If you or someone you know is interested in taking on this important role, apply today! Click here for more information and how to apply.

Community Events

Mon 23

Adult Torah Class

May 23 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Sun 05

Hebrew Story Hour

June 5 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm

School Events

School events are located on our portal.