Award Year: 2020

Yavneh Day School

14855 Oka Road
Los Gatos, CA, 95032-1957

(408) 984-6700

Mr. Zvi Weiss, Principal at time of Nomination

Mrs. Cindy Schlesinger, Current Principal

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Mission

Yavneh Day School is committed to academic excellence in General and Jewish studies within a strong, vibrant community where each child is celebrated and challenged. A Yavneh education is about discovering how a child learns in order to maximize each student's potential while fostering curiosity, encouraging risk taking, and ingraining a love of learning.

Student Demographics
  • White: 64%
  • Hispanic: 3%
  • Asian: 3%
  • Two or more races: 30%
Application
Yavneh Day School students collaborate for meaningful learning experiences

Yavneh Day School students collaborate for meaningful learning experiences

Yavneh is a progressive, independent, Jewish K-8 day school in Los Gatos, California. Our collaborative culture and student-centered approach to education create learning environments that are relevant to students' interests while supporting development of the skills and attributes needed to meet their own goals. Within a warm, welcoming environment, we offer integrated Jewish studies and top-notch academics along with STEAM, music, art, robotics, coding, environmental sciences, performing arts, Hebrew immersion, and much more.