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Bader Hillel Academy offers K5-8th grade students the tools to thrive. Combining science, math and literacy with the solid underpinning of Torah, students build a strong Jewish identity, connection to their heritage and love for Israel.
In a warm, welcoming environment, children from diverse backgrounds form lasting friendships. The school's competitive curriculum positions students for leadership in high schools, yeshivas, colleges and 21st century life. The Academy is an affiliate of Lubavitch of Wisconsin.
Bader Hillel Academy is an affiliate of Lubavitch of Wisconsin and a partner agency of the Milwaukee Jewish Federation.
Principal: Rabbi Shalom Ber Munitz, SMunitz@TheAcademyWI.org
Assistant Principal: Nicole Nickolaus, NNickolaus@TheAcademyWI.org
Head of School: Aaron Lippman, ALippman@MJDS.org
Director of Admissions, Outreach and Alumni Relations: Michal Deskalo, MDeskalo@MJDS.org
Board President: Lina Wallace
Our core values are wonder, empathy and tikkun olam, inspiring students in grades 3K-8 to own their learning and live their Judaism in a meaningful way. Wherever your family is on your Jewish journey, we welcome you into our community. MJDS will enrich your child’s Jewish identity as they respectfully explore, debate and embrace both Jewish life and secular learning. In combination with our student-owned learning, we provide high academic standards in the classroom that transform students into mensches, problem solvers, critical thinkers and leaders. MJDS offers personalized, focused attention to meet each child where they are at educationally, and every family where they are financially.
Milwaukee Jewish Day School does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, any gender, gender identity, gender expression, sexual orientation, national/ethnic origin or ancestry in the administration of the school’s policies or programs. MJDS is a partner agency of the Milwaukee Jewish Federation and accredited by ISACS.
Principal: Rabbi Shaya Baumann
President: Josh Kramer
YES helps young people say YES! to their future. Accredited through Cognia, YES’s curriculum blends an innovative general studies program with the deep wisdom of the Torah and a love for Israel. Girls and boys at YES learn to draw upon the strength of Jewish character and values to be strong contributors to our society.
YES’s award-winning building serves approximately 200 students. The K-4 through 8th grade program attracts students from across Milwaukee.
YES is a partner agency of the Milwaukee Jewish Federation.