Facts & Figures

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School Day:
Kindergarten–Grade 3 | 8:30am–3:15pm
Grade 4–Grade 5 | 8:30am–3:25pm
Grade 6–Grade 8 | 8:15am–3:35pm

• iPad program through all grades, Chromebooks, MacBooks, and other tech devices available to all students and staff.

• Dedicated faculty and staff of 80+.

• Standardized test scores exceed those of comparable independent and public schools in the Palo Alto community. We do not use academic screening as a basis for admissions.

• Dual language program with Hebrew instruction at all levels.

• Our families reside in Silicon Valley neighborhoods ranging from San Mateo, San Jose, Los Gatos, Fremont, the East Bay and beyond.

• Extended care and extensive after-school enrichment classes (Chugim) available.

• Healthy, kosher lunch and snack provided to all students.

• Accredited by CAIS and WASC.

Gideon Hausner Jewish Day School admits students of any race, color, sexual orientation, gender identity, national and ethnic origin and ensures that they have access to all the rights, privileges, programs, and activities generally accorded or made available to students at the school. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, sexual orientation, gender identity, or national and ethnic origin in the administration of our educational policies, admission policies, scholarship and loan programs, athletics, or other school-administered programs.

Gideon Hausner Jewish Day School is a beneficiary of the Jewish Community Federation and Endowment Fund.

Where have our Graduates gone?

High Schools:

Abraham Lincoln HS
Aragon HS
Archbishop Mitty
Aviv High School (Israel)
Bellarmine College Preparatory
Bellarmine Prep
Blich High School (Israel)
Crossroads School for Arts & Sciences
Crystal Springs Uplands School
Georgiana Bruce Kirby Prep (CA)
Harvard-Westlake School (CA)
Hyde School (ME)
Jack M. Barrack Hebrew Academy (PA)
Jewish Community High School of the Bay
Junipero Serra
Katzanelson High School (Israel)
Kehillah Jewish Los Altos
Kohelet Yeshiva (PA)
Lincoln-Sudbury Regional (MA)
Lydian Academy
Makif Yehud High School (Israel)
Maret School (Wash. DC)
Menlo Atherton
Menlo School
Mid-Peninsula HS
Milton Academy (MA)
Monta Vista
Mountain View
Nueva School
ORT Ironi Daled High School (Israel)
Palo Alto
Pelech High School (Israel)
Peninsula HS
Ruth Asawa SF School of the Arts
Salanter Akiba Riverdale Yeshiva (NY)
School for Independent Learners
St. Francis HS
The American School in London (UK)
The Benjamin School (FL)
The College Preparatory School (CA)
The Harker School
Tichon Hadash High School (Israel)
Vista Private School (UT)
Waldorf School of the Peninsula
Weston HS (MA)
Yeshivah (PA)
Yeshivah, Girls (NY)

Colleges & Universities:

American University
Arizona State University
Babson College
Bar Ilan University (Israel)
Bard College
Barnard College
Beit Berl College (Israel)
Bennington College
Boston University
Brandeis University
Brown University
California Polytechnic
Carleton College
Carnegie Mellon University
Case Western Reserve University
Central European University (Hungary)
Chapman University
Claremont McKenna
College of San Mateo
Colorado State University
Columbia University
Columbia University – Barnard College
Columbia University – Jewish Theological Seminary
Connecticut College
Cornell University
Dartmouth College
Davidson College
Duke University
Elon University
Emory University
Fairleigh Dickinson
Foothill College
George Washington U.
Georgetown University
Georgia Tech
Harvard University
Harvey Mudd
Haverford College
IDC Herzliya
Indiana University
Johns Hopkins University
Kenyon College
Lewis & Clark College
Loyola Marymount
Macalaster College
Manhattan School of Music
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT)
McGill University (Canada)
Middlebury College
New York University
Northeastern University
Northwestern University Oberlin College
Pitzer College
Princeton University Purdue University
Reconstructionist Rabbinical College
Rhode Island School of Design (RISD)
Rice University
S. Oregon University
San Diego State
San Jose State
Santa Clara University
Scripps College
Smith College
Sonoma State
Stanford University
Tel Aviv University (Israel)
Tulane University
Tufts University
UC San Diego
UC Berkeley
UC Davis
UC Davis School of Medicine
UC Los Angeles
UC San Diego
UC Santa Barbara
UC Santa Cruz
University College (UK)
University of Alabama
University of Arizona
University of Chicago
University of Colorado – Boulder
University of Denver
University of Durham (UK)
University of Illinois – Chicago
University of Illinois – Urbana-Champaign
University of Maryland
University of Michigan
University of Nottingham (UK)
University of Oregon
University of Pennsylvania
University of Phoenix
University of Puget Sound
University of San Francisco
University of Southern California
University of Texas at Austin
University of Washington
University of William & Mary
University of Wisconsin – Madison
Utah State University
Vanderbilt University
Washington State University
Washington University in St. Louis
Wellesley College
Wentworth Institute of Technology
Wesleyan University
West Valley College
Willamette University
Williams College
Worcester Polytechnic Institute
Yale University
Yeshiva University
Yeshivat Sha’alvim (Israel)