New Community Jewish High School

New Community Jewish High School
Program Name: 
New Campus Project
Grant Year: 
2013
Grant Type: 
Capital
Grant Amount: 
$50,000
Interest Area: 
Education
Grant Purpose: 

The New Campus Project will renovate existing space that will create a permanent home for the high school accommodating 450 students in grades 9-12. 

Description: 

Established in 2002, New Community Jewish High School (NCJHS) is the 3rd largest Jewish Community high school in the country. It is a co-ed college preparatory school with a mission “to raise up a new generation of Jewish leaders for whom Jewish values and traditions shape and guide their vision, and for whom knowledge creates possibilities for moral action, good character and shalom”.  NCJHS values “A+ kindness” in equal measure with advanced placement academics.  It has 360 students enrolled in 9th through 12th grades.

Grant Quote: 

"NCJHS is committed to building Jewish community and leadership through education, and we will wisely apply this grant toward our current capital project of building state-of-the-art facilities on our new campus.” - Scott Zimmerman, President, NCJHS Board of Trustees