Founded in 1965, the Charles E. Smith Jewish Day School (CESJDS) is one of the largest and most prestigious K-12 Jewish day schools in North America. Creativity and confidence are the cornerstones of our community, cultivated by our warm family atmosphere and tradition of academic excellence.
CESJDS is a Kindergarten through 12th grade independent day school that emphasizes academic success in an environment that nurtures a strong Jewish identity. At CESJDS, connections are a part of a complete educational experience. Connections to Judaism, community, history and ideas make our students successful in college and beyond.