Desert Jewish Academy merges 21st-century skills like critical thinking with Judaic values, fostering well-rounded leaders prepared for the future through a dynamic, technology-infused curriculum.

A Balanced Approach to Learning

At Desert Jewish Academy, we believe in nurturing well-rounded individuals who thrive not only academically but also personally and spiritually. Our curriculum seamlessly blends the development of essential 21st-century skills like critical thinking and collaboration with the enduring values of Judaism. This unique approach fosters a love for learning, a strong sense of identity, and the skills needed to become successful and responsible members of the global community.

Balanced Education

We focus on a comprehensive curriculum that integrates both 21st-century skills and traditional Judaic values. This includes a robust program covering secular subjects alongside Judaic studies, emphasizing a holistic and well-rounded education.

21st Century Skills

Teaching skills such as critical thinking, problem-solving, creativity, project based learning, collaboration, and communication, preparing students for the challenges of the modern world.

Judaic Values

Instilling a foundation of Jewish ethics and values, fostering a sense of identity, responsibility, and connection to Judaism.

A Balanced Approach
to Learning

We empower students as active participants in their education. Our methods seamlessly blend 21st-century skills with Judaic values, fostering critical thinkers prepared for the future.

Integrated Learning

Implementing teaching methods that seamlessly blend 21st-century skills and Judaic values into the curriculum, creating a cohesive and interconnected educational experience.

Practical Application

Emphasizing hands-on and experiential learning to make concepts tangible and applicable to real-life situations, bridging the gap between theory and practice

Digital Literacy

Integrating technology in education to enhance learning experiences, ensuring students are well-versed in tools relevant to tomorrow and beyond.

Graduating with Purpose

We aspire for our graduates to be well-equipped individuals who:

  • Thrive with essential 21st-century skills: Critical thinking, creativity, and effective communication empower them to navigate the complexities of the modern world.
  • Embrace their Jewish identity: A strong foundation in Judaic values and heritage fosters a sense of purpose and belonging.
  • Cultivate a lifelong love of learning: We ignite a passion for continuous personal and intellectual growth, recognizing education as a lifelong journey.

In-Class Skills Development

Our classrooms become dynamic spaces where students develop the skills they need to thrive:

  • Collaborative Learning: We foster teamwork and collaboration, building on the communal aspects of Judaic values while enhancing essential 21st-century skills.
  • Critical Thinking Integration: By weaving critical thinking exercises into all subjects, we encourage students to analyze information through the lens of Judaic values and the ever-evolving world, preparing them for future challenges.
  • Application of Knowledge: We emphasize practical applications, ensuring theoretical concepts are understood and meaningfully applied in diverse contexts.

Desert Jewish Academy goes beyond academics, nurturing a connection to Judaism and fostering well-rounded leaders prepared for a bright future.

Schedule Your Visit Today

At Desert Jewish Academy, we believe in fostering a love of learning within a vibrant and inclusive community. We invite you to experience the DJA difference firsthand by scheduling a visit to our school.