The Jewish Foundation School, located in Staten Island, sees itself as a Jewish heritage resource serving the Staten Island community. Its school focuses on Jewish and General Studies curricula and seeks to instill a lifelong love of learning in every student.
The school has an early childhood program for toddlers age 2 through 5 years and an elementary education program for grades 1 through 8.
The Jewish Studies curriculum consists of instruction on the Torah, Talmud, Halacha, Jewish law and ethics and the Hebrew language. The General Studies curriculum is comprised of study on the essentials for independent study and consists of an honors program as well.
The Jewish Foundation School also offers after school programs that include
- An after school homework program for grades 1-3
- Sunday baseball and basketball clinics
- Gym, drama and arts & crafts programs
- Mishmar program for boys grades 4-8
- Free Judaic studies tutoring
Financial assistance and transportation are available as well.
You can learn more about The Jewish Foundation School on their website.