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Posted: Tuesday, October 7, 2014 2:00 pm

Desert Jewish Academy

3400 N. Dobson Road

Chandler, AZ 85224


Executive Director: Emily Zappa

K-7. Provides a firm foundation in academic and Judaic studies through a challenging and integrated curriculum exceeding state standards. 

Emunah Montessori Academy

6848 N. 12th Way

Phoenix, AZ 85014


Director: Amina Mulayev

Jewish Orthodox school that provides children up to age 6 with a stimulating and nurturing environment. Facilitates individualized learning through the Montessori Method.

Pardes Jewish Day School

12753 N. Scottsdale Road

Scottsdale, AZ 85254

480-991-9141, Fax: 480-991-9405

Head of School: Jill Kessler, M.A., M. Ed.

Director of Admissions: Bethany Spector, M.A.

K-8. Academic excellence with integrated Jewish education, athletics, enrichment. Low student-teacher ratio. Student-focused learning. Accredited.

Phoenix Hebrew Academy

515 E. Bethany Home Road

Phoenix, AZ 85012


Director of Development: Rabbi Harris Cooperman

Director of General Studies and Middle School Language Arts: Sheila Shaffer

K-8. Hebrew, general studies. Anchored in Jewish tradition and conversant with contemporary culture and society. 

Shalom Montessori at McCormick Ranch

7300 N. Via Paseo Del Sur

Scottsdale, AZ 85258


Standard for excellence in both Judaic and secular studies, and the only authentic Jewish Montessori  AdvancEd accredited and ADEQ green-certified school in Scottsdale. Open enrollment for 18 months - eighth grade. Before- and after-care available.

Shearim Torah High School for Girls

6516 N. Seventh St., Suite 105

Phoenix, AZ 85014


Head of School: Rabbi Raphael Landesman 

Board President: Arlene Glazer

A dual-curriculum-based high school for girls emphasizing Torah observance, leadership development and college readiness. Affiliated with Torah Umesorah. 

Torah Day School of Phoenix

1118 W. Glendale Ave.

Phoenix, AZ 85021


Principal: Rabbi Shmuel Field

Valley’s only Jewish day school with single-gender classrooms. Combining classical Torah education with excellence in secular studies. Open to Jewish children of all backgrounds.

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