School Life

School Life FAQs

How long is the school day?

Students arrive starting at 8:00 A.M., and the school day starts at 8:15 A.M. with an all-school morning meeting. The day ends at 3:45 P.M. From November through March, dismissal on Friday is at 2:00 P.M., with an after-care option available.

Is there a before-care and after-care program?

Before-care and breakfast is offered at school, beginning at 7:30 A.M. After-school care is offered through the JCC Youth Department. Our location allows our students to take advantage of all the after-school activities offered by the JCC, including swim lessons, dance classes, and sports activities.

Is there a snack time during the school day?

All students have a morning snack time with their class. Students may bring snack from home or may purchase a snack from Friedel, with options including fresh fruit and individually packaged, kosher snacks.