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Posted: Thursday, February 13, 2014 12:37 pm

2014 Education Listings from the Cleveland Jewish News

The Agnon School

Private Education. Jewish Values.

Early Childhood – 8th Grade

26500 Shaker Boulevard

Beachwood, OH 44122

216-464-4055 ● Fax: 216-464-3229



Laura Simon, Director of Admissions

Agnon’s Early Childhood – 8th Grade curriculum blends advanced academics with meaningful Jewish studies throughout the day. As Cleveland’s only Jewish day school accredited for educational excellence by the Independent Schools Association of the Central States, benefits include state-of-the-art technology, small classes and competitive sports teams in a supportive community environment.

Bellefaire JCB

22001 Fairmount Blvd.

Shaker Heights, OH 44118




Suzanne Appel – Director, JDN Early Childhood Center

Debra Mandell – Director, Monarch Center for Autism Preschool

Bellefaire JCB’s JDN Early Childhood Center offers full-day, year-round Jewish programming enhanced with enrichment classes for children 6 weeks to 5 years. Our Monarch Center for Autism Preschool is a one-on-one, intensive therapeutic intervention program for children ages 3 to 6 years with suspected or confirmed ASD diagnosis.

Fuchs Mizrachi School

26600 Shaker Blvd.

Beachwood, OH 44122

216-932-0220 ext.1512 ● Fax: 216-932-0345


Mrs. Rivky Ebner – Admissions Director

Fuchs Mizrachi School is a thriving, supportive, Torah-based learning community serving toddlers through 12th grade, where each student develops the 21st-century intellectual skills, emotional strength and spiritual growth necessary to become our future leaders.

Gross Schechter Day School

27601 Fairmount Blvd.

Pepper Pike, OH 44124

216-763-1400 ext. 403 ● Fax: 216-763-1106


Schechter provides students in preschool through 8th grade with the foundation they need – technology and tradition, scholarship and service, art and athletics – to forge their own paths as modern Jews in a global world. Our program encourages creativity, exploration and self-discovery in a nurturing environment filled with the joy of Jewish learning and living.

Gross Schechter Day School – Early Childhood Center

27601 Fairmount Blvd.

Pepper Pike, OH 44124

216-763-1400 ext. 4103

Fax: 216-763-1106


Gross Schechter Day School’s preschool program encourages creativity, exploration and self-discovery in a nurturing and caring environment filled with the joy of Jewish learning and living. Children have the opportunity to share and play in a cooperative setting as they build positive, lifelong relationships with their classmates and teachers.

Hawken School

Lower & Middle Schools – Preschool - Grade 8

5000 Clubside Road

Lyndhurst, OH 44124


Upper School - Grades 9-12

12465 County Line Road

Gates Mills, OH 44040


University Circle Urban Extension Center

The Sally & Bob Gries Center for Experiential and Service Learning

10823 Magnolia Drive

Cleveland, OH 44106


Hawken is an independent, coeducational college preparatory day school serving 984 students in preschool through grade 12. Hawken’s promise is to “prepare students to navigate a complex and dynamic world with self-confidence and determination; embrace challenges with disciplined analysis and creativity; and engage others with empathy and integrity.”

Hebrew Academy of Cleveland

1860 South Taylor Road

Cleveland Heights, OH 44118

216-321-5838 ● Fax: 216-932-4597

Rabbi Simcha Dessler - Educational Director


Chartered by the State of Ohio, the Academy provides an intensive Judaic and college preparatory secular studies curriculum from early childhood through high school. A national leader in Jewish education, the Academy's comprehensive curriculum is designed to meet the various needs of the student body and has set national standards. The focus of its award-winning faculty is not limited to teaching the curriculum; rather to teaching the child. Character development, community service, intergenerational and enrichment programs are indispensable components of the Academy experience.

Hillel at Kent State University

613 E. Summit St.

Kent, OH 44240


Fax: 330-678-1179



The Cohn Jewish Student Center, home of Hillel at Kent State, really is a “home-away-from-home” for the 1,500 Jewish students at Kent State and The University of Akron. Hillel is the foundation for Jewish life on campus offering social, cultural, spiritual and religious opportunities for everyone.

John Carroll University

1 John Carroll Blvd.

University Heights, OH 44118-4581

216-397-1886 Main/216-397-4294 Admissions/888-335-6800 Toll-Free


John Carroll University is a private, coeducational, Jesuit Catholic university providing programs in the liberal arts, sciences, and business at the undergraduate and master's levels. As a Jesuit Catholic university, John Carroll inspires its students to excel in learning, leadership, and service in the region and in the world.

Kent State University

Kent, OH 44242



Kent State University’s eight-campuses are recognized as one of the largest regional systems in the country. Students learn through online classes, classroom instruction and experiential learning. As one of Ohio’s leading universities Kent State has become an engine for economic, cultural and workforce development locally and internationally.

Lawrence School

Lower School

1551 E. Wallings Road

Broadview Heights, OH 44147

440-526-0717 (Admissions)

440-526-0003 (Main Office)

Fax: 440-526-0595



Upper School

10036 Olde Eight Road

Sagamore Hills, OH 44067

440-526-0717 (Admissions)

440-832-7830 (Main Office)

Fax: 330-908-7006



Lawrence School is an independent day school serving students with language-based learning differences such as dyslexia and attention deficits. With its small classes, unique curricula and hands-on learning opportunities, students from nearly 70 northeast Ohio communities receive an exceptional educational experience that teaches to their distinct learning styles, ignites their potential, and inspires academic and social success.

The Lippman School

750 White Pond Drive

Akron, OH 44320


Fax: 330-869-2514



The Lippman School, an independent K-8 Jewish Community Day School, weaves a global perspective throughout students’ academic classes. Curriculum includes Judaic Studies/Hebrew or Global Studies/Spanish. Students flourish with individualized attention in small classes, and enjoy the outstanding sports and recreation facilities we share with the Shaw JCC.

Montessori High School at University Circle

11025 Magnolia Drive

Cleveland, OH 44106

216-421-3033 ● Fax: 216-421-1874



Montessori High School at University Circle prepares adolescents for adult life by weaving the principles of Montessori and an International Baccalaureate curriculum into the vibrant culture of Cleveland’s University Circle, creating a safe, enriched and engaged learning place. Both day and boarding options are available.

Park Synagogue Milton A. & Roslyn Z. Wolf Religious School

27500 Shaker Blvd.

Pepper Pike, OH 44124

216-371-2244, ext. 124

Fax: 216-321-0639



Teri Rube Hochberg, Director of Education

Our close-knit, warm, and nurturing learning community provides every child pre-kindergarten through high school and families an opportunity to receive a positive and uplifting Jewish education according to their abilities. Our award-winning school has access to – and uses – the best and most innovative educational resources available. We invite you to join us!

The Ratner School

27575 Shaker Blvd.

Pepper Pike, OH 44124

216-464-0033 ● Fax: 216-464-0031



The Ratner School in Pepper Pike is a Montessori Pre-Primary School and Montessori-influenced Primary and Middle School. We identify each child’s unique learning style – we call it their “Learning Fingerprint” -- and use it to help each child achieve his or her full potential within learning clusters between 5-12 students.

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