Stories of a Jewish Community Day School

Sharon Freundel, Director of Jewish Life, Named to Elite Innovation Design Team of Jewish Educators by the Jewish Education Innovation Challenge

Sharon Freundel, JPDS-NC’s Director of Jewish Life, has been named one of only 10 Jewish educators in the world who will serve on HaKaveret, an innovation design team focused on improving Jewish education. The team of elite Jewish educators will spend the next year learning with and from each other …

October 20, 2016|By |Author Type:Faculty and Staff| Topics: Education, Judaic Studies|Tags: Adult Learning, In the News|

Perspectives on Globalization: A Fourth Grade Election Project Update

As part of the school-wide Election Project, Fourth Graders are exploring one of the most challenging issues of our day, globalization. The topic was selected because it interconnects with the students’ year-long study of world geography and culture. Fourth Grade students have had the opportunity to engage with experts in …

Torah Talk for Parashat V’zot Habracha

In this Torah portion, the final one in the Torah, which we will read on Simchat Torah, Moshe gives the tribes of Yisrael a final blessing and dies at the age of 120. The Bnei Yisrael mourn and begin to follow Yehoshua, their new leader. The last chapter of the …

October 19, 2016|By |Author Type:Faculty and Staff| Topics: Torah Talks|Tags: Parent-Child Learning|

Exploring Public Land Use: A Third Grade Election Project Update

Third Graders are focusing on public lands as an important issue for the upcoming election. Their study includes defining what public lands are, exploring how they should be used, and determining whose role it is to take care of them. The topic of public land use dovetails with the Third …

Fall Alumni Newsletter

We begin this new year full of anticipation for what’s to come, particularly our Election Project and construction of our new middle school and expansion of the North Campus! We are thrilled to share these exciting developments and many others with our ever-supportive and engaged alumni community, and to hear all …

October 13, 2016|By |Author Type:Faculty and Staff| Topics: Alumni|Tags: #ThisIsWhy, M'dor L'dor|

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Visit Us at Our Open Houses

Join us on October 27 at 9:30 am, November 15 at 7:00 pm, December 16 at 9:30 am, and January 6 at 9 …

Learn With Us: Two Parenting Education Programs at JPDS-NC this Fall

Community Read Breakfast of Mindset by Carol Dweck & Screening and Discussion of “Screenagers”. …

Learn about our Exciting Plans for Expansion & New Middle School Program

Learn about the middle school program, which launches in Fall 2017, discover exciting new spaces in …

Community Events

Thu 27

Admission Open House

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

Community Read Breakfast: Mindset by Carol Dweck

November 11 @ 9:00 am - 10:00 am
Mon 14

Adult Torah Class

November 14 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Tue 15

Admission Open House

November 15 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Thu 17

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School Events

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