Stories of a Jewish Community Day School

In the News: Students Create “Art from the Heart” for Area Hospitals

Read the Washington Jewish Week article about our amazing students who created artwork to decorate spaces used by young patients and their families at Children’s National Medical Center and at Shady Grove Hospital. Students in grades Kindergarten to 5 created vibrant works of art with “Birkat Habayit: Blessings of the …

February 9, 2016|By |Author Type: Press |

Torah Talk for Parashat Terumah

In this parasha, Hashem instructs Moshe to collect gifts from Bnei Yisrael in order to build a Mishkan (Tabernacle) so that Hashem can dwell among the people; Hashem describes to Moshe the vessels and structures that comprise the Mishkan.  The words we use to describe something make a difference. People will respond differently …

February 9, 2016|By |Author Type: Faculty and Staff |

Meet the Middle School Steering Committee: Co-Chair Steve Laufer

When we were looking at elementary school for our kids, we chose JPDS-NC for its academics, for its thoughtful approach to Judaism, and because the community seemed like the right fit for our family. When we started thinking about where we were going to send them for middle school, we …

February 3, 2016|By |Author Type: Community Members |

Meet the Middle School Steering Committee: Co-Chair Marina Feldman

Our journey at JPDS-NC began in 2007 when our oldest daughter entered Kitah Shemesh for Kindergarten. From the start, we felt welcomed and embraced by friends and community. We had the feeling that JPDS-NC would be good for our family. We were right. We have been impressed over the years with the …

February 3, 2016|By |Author Type: Community Members |

In the News: Zoning Approved!

Read the Washington Jewish Week article about zoning approval for the renovation and middle school expansion.

February 3, 2016|By |Author Type: Press |

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Purim Ball Tickets Now On Sale!

The Purim Ball & Auction is coming to the National Press Club on March 20! Get your all-access press pass for the celebration of the year – a night of delicious food, friends, raffle prizes, and a fabulous silent auction with mobile bidding! Join us to honor four extraordinary families – Kimberly and Steven Aftergood, Laurie and Dan Brumberg, Pamela Wexler and Kent Kahler, and Laurie Moskowitz and Steve Rabinowitz. Buy your Purim Ball tickets today!

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.

Join us for our Hebrew Story Hour Programs

Bring a friend with school age children and join us for a Hebrew Story Hour with your 3 to 6 year old at 10:00 am on February 28, April 3, and June 5 at our South Campus. Enjoy free Hebrew books by registering with Sifriyat Pijama. Learn more about the event and RSVP today.

Community Events

Mon 22

Adult Torah Class

February 22 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Sun 28

Hebrew Story Hour

February 28 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Sun 28

Alumni Laser Tag

February 28 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Mon 29

Baby and Me Class

February 29 @ 9:00 am - 10:00 am
Sun 06

Israeli Dance Festival DC

March 6 @ 3:00 pm - 6:00 pm

School Events

School events are located on our portal.