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March 28, 2014

Why a Jewish Day School?

There are many different reasons to consider a Jewish Day School. For some it is the opportunity to develop a connection and love of Jewish heritage, culture and religion. Many enjoy a small environment where everyone there will know your child, ...

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March 28, 2014

Why EPJA over other El Paso Schools?

We have much to be proud of here at the EPJA. Many of our graduates are accepted into the rigorous International Baccalaureate Program or DAP courses. The majority of our students rank in the top 10% nationwide in mathematics, writing ...

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March 28, 2014

With our level of Jewish observance, will we fit in?

Absolutely! The EPJA welcomes children and their families from all the varied backgrounds of Jewish life. We teach Judaic concepts and traditions in a manner which acknowledges, respects, and celebrates the diversity of the Jewish people. All ...

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March 28, 2014

Will my child thrive in a smaller class size?

At EPJA, we have designed the curriculum and structured the schedule and classes to maximize the advantages of small class size. This is how we at EPJA accomplish high academic achievement: through careful attention given to each child. Educational ...

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March 28, 2014

How do you teach both Judaic & Secular Studies?

Approximately 25% of the day is dedicated to Judaic studies. Since various secular and Jewish subjects in our curriculum are, by design, carefully interwoven, many "secular" academic skills are being taught or reinforced during this “Judaics” time....

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March 28, 2014

How will my child transition to High School?

Our alumni tell a wonderful success story in this regard. They say that because their self- confidence, self-esteem, and academic skills were on such firm ground, they easily transitioned into a larger environment. They kept their EPJA friends, but ...

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June 26, 2013

What about scholarships or tuition assistance?

Thanks to our many donors and financial assistance programs, EPJA has a generous needs-based financial assistance policy to make this educational Jewish experience available to as broad a segment of the community as possible. It is important to ...

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June 26, 2013

What if my child doesn't know much Hebrew?

Every year several children join the Academy knowing little to no Hebrew at a variety of grade levels. We are accustomed to this, and our expert faculty know how to ensure that each child learns at his/her own pace. Your child will be taught Hebrew ...

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June 26, 2013

Can we come for a visit first?

We truly believe that "seeing is believing," and we can't wait for you to visit. We encourage children and/or their parents to set up an appointment to spend some time (whether it is a half hour or half day) at our school. We want you to be fully ...

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June 26, 2013

What are the admission requirements?

All students entering the Academy are expected to be within an acceptable range of grade level readiness...

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