Application Process

We accept applications for admission year round!

A complete application includes:

  • All enrollment forms completed
  • $350 registration fee (applied towards tuition)
  • Teacher Recommendations:
    • One is required for entering kindergartners
    • Two are required for entering first through eighth graders
  • Current Transcripts for entering first through eighth graders
  • School Visitation arranged with the Director of Admissions

For more information about our admission process, please contact the Director of Advancement, Rebekah Weinberger, at


All forms for new enrollment for the  2019-2020/5779-5780 academic year must be completed and returned to the N.E. Miles Jewish Day School office.

ABC Countdown Calendar By: Amber Lansdell

My how time flies when you’re having fun! We cannot believe that we only have 6 more days until the end of the school year.

Making a Mitzvah Fun! By: Frumie Posner

Grades 1 and 2 enjoyed a special tallit presentation by Larry Brook, editor of the Southern Jewish Life magazine.

What is Happening in the Art Room? By: Claire Rottembourg

Bon appétit! This is what you can read (in Hebrew) when you enter our school where all those colorful food trucks are displayed. 

NEMJDS Students Place 1st and 3rd in State-Wide Contest Put on by the Library of Congress By: Liora Chessin

The sixth through eighth graders have had a very exciting few weeks! For the second year in a row, these students have competed in the Letters About Literature contest run by the Library of Congress.

All The Foods, All The Feels By: Dani Kahn-Krell

6th grade Hebrew class has just completed their food unit, and it was definitely a class favorite!

Health Craze Hits NEMJDS By: Nancy Cook

I hope you had a chance to attend our first Health Fair presented by the NEMJDS Health and P.E. Department. This event was organized by the leadership of Dr. Sarah Kunin, NEMJDS Board Member.

The NEMJDS Garden Club By: Julie Crapia

This is NEMJDS’s fifth year to have a Garden Club. It originally began with a vision from Brandon Clark, who is now in 8thgrade at NEMJDS.

An Opportunity Like Never Before-The Sixth Grade Alliance By: Liora Chessin

This sixth graders recently had the opportunity to experience our state like never before. They spent the week exploring the state from Selma to Birmingham with students from Jewish day schools in Greensboro, Omaha, Rochester, and New Haven.

3rd and 4th Grade Hebrew by: Sari Menaker

Hebrew lessons are accompanied by a lot of singing. It’s an excellent and fun way to learn vocabulary. In addition to the usual frontal learning, adding the songs enriches learning and helps to practice.

Students as Teachers by Katherine Kimerling Bromberg

As a teenager, I remember my favorite way to study for an exam was to teach the material to someone else. At the time, though, I didn’t fully understand or appreciate the effectiveness of this study technique; I just knew that it seemed to work well.



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