Why Menorah?

WHY MENORAH?

The only Jewish school in Edmonton and Alberta from 19 months to 19 years!

• Every Jewish child deserves a genuine Torah education
• An outstanding program for your children from 19 months to 19 years!
• Superior secular and Judaic dual curriculum with record of excellence
• Imbue your children with strong traditional Jewish identity and culture
• Unique “family” feeling in a professional environment
• Small class sizes and individual attention
• Warm, nurturing and loving teachers
• Diverse, welcoming families from a range of Jewish observance
• Strong focus on community involvement and active citizenship
• High quality education: academic, Judaic, middot (character), and social
• Excellent program of studies including arts, technology and physical education
• Variety of excellent student clubs and career skills offered throughout the year

PRESCHOOL & DAYCARE
• FULL DAY, FULL WEEK PROGRAMS AVAILABLE
• Extended daycare hours 7am – 4pm
• Multilingual teachers to help children to transition from Hebrew or Russian
• Structured daycare learning program
• Comprehensive curriculum: Judaic, academic, and social
• Certified and accredited Alberta program and staff

ELEMENTARY – MIDDLE SCHOOL
• Individualized learning and attention
• Academic excellence
• Top quality private school dual curriculum program
accredited by Alberta Education at the highest level
• Strong academic program
• Outstanding and consistent Alberta provincial exam scores
(100% Acceptable and 33% Excellence scores at Menorah in 2013, compared to 79% and 18% Alberta-wide)
• Separate gender classes in upper school improve learning
• Focus on teaching strong academics, character, skills, values, and beyond
• Consistent top marks from AB Ed. in “Safe & Caring,” & “Parental Involvement” categories

ALBERTA’S ONLY JEWISH HIGH SCHOOL!
• High teacher to student ratios foster outstanding learning
• Strong academic, Judaic, and character focus
• Develop your teenager as a well-educated & well-rounded future young adult and leader!
• Outstanding Science, Math, ELA, and Social curriculum and staff
• Strong, student-centered courses with differentiated learning opportunites
• Varied array of independent specialized courses available in partnership with ADLC
• Alberta accredited Hebrew Language courses – 15 credits
• 100 core course credits, plus dozens of credits in languages, Special Projects, and the arts
• Focus on skills to learn independently and think critically
• Well-rounded character education and focus on community involvement