CJDS Students Repair The World Through Recycling

October 12, 2011 In the time of earning mileage points for frequent flyers and discount dining through Open Table or Groupon, the efforts of CJDS students are being applied towards a points program that’s helping to repair the world: Terracycle. … Continue reading

CJDS to Honor Bruce & Joy Soll at Annual Fundraiser

September 27, 2011 Columbus Jewish Day School is pleased to announce that longtime supporters, Bruce and Joy Soll will be honored at the eighth annual Wisdom of the HeART fundraiser to be held on Sunday, January 29, 2012 from 5:00 … Continue reading

CJDS Announces New Faculty

September 16, 2011 Columbus Jewish Day School, a pluralistic Jewish elementary school located in New Albany, Ohio, is pleased to welcome two new general studies teachers to the faculty this fall. Melissa Dunagan joins the fifth grade teaching team, having … Continue reading

CJDS Adds Community Service To Curriculum

September 15, 2011 Columbus Jewish Day School is proud to announce a new program as part of our sixth grade curriculum; Service Learning. Building from the fifth grade to the sixth grade Essential Questions respectively, students are asked “How does … Continue reading

Recycled Fashionistas

Friday, May 27, 2011 By Chris Russell The Columbus Dispatch Columbus Jewish Day School first-graders emphasize the importance of recycling with a fashion show of clothes created from paper, cardboard and plastic. Noam Greenshtein looks comfortable in day wear accented … Continue reading

Students prepare to plant meadow at school building

Wednesday, April 13, 2011  11:41 AM By LORI WINCE ThisWeek Community Newspapers Columbus Jewish Day School (CJDS) students spent last week learning about soil, birds and insects, all of which they will be able to study further when they plant a meadow … Continue reading

CJDS Tzedakah Club Gives Warm & Fuzzies

The Tzedakah Club at Columbus Jewish Day School strives to come up with creative ways to perform philanthropic acts throughout the school year. So, as third through sixth graders learned how to knit and crochet, they decided to incorporate their … Continue reading

Columbus Jewish Day School Welcomes Renowned Ecologist for Inaugural Intergenerational Event

Renowned ecologist and author Catherine Zimmerman will lead a day of nature exploration at Columbus Jewish Day School on Tuesday, April 5. CJDS will be joined by members of the Columbus Jewish Federation’s L’Dor V’Dor Society for this exciting, intergenerational … Continue reading

CJDS Students “Put First Things First”

The 7 Habits of Highly Effective People by Stephen Covey has sold over 15 million copies around the world. As part of their leadership curriculum, the 5th graders have been studying the book’s approach to being effective in setting and … Continue reading

CJDS Hires New Head of School

Columbus Jewish Day School (CJDS), a pluralistic Jewish elementary school located in New Albany, Ohio, has hired Judy Miller as their new Head of School. Miller will transition into her role throughout the remainder of the 2010-11 school year before … Continue reading