"We are in the business of developing human beings."

Dr. Susie Tanchel, JCDS Head of School

Our Campus

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Since 2003, the JCDS community has called our 43,000 square foot facility in Watertown, MA, home. Our open-area floor plan provides our students with ample space in which to learn and greater opportunities through which to grow and for our faculty, better tools with which to teach, including:

  • Multiple learning spaces per classroom
  • Wireless internet throughout building
  • Two dedicated science rooms
  • "Just Right" libraries in every classroom
  • Dedicated Art room
  • Beit Knesset (synagogue) for prayer and celebrations

  • Multi-purpose room for large all-school gatherings and events
  • Indoor gym, outdoor playground, basketball court, and soccer field
  • Modern kitchen and cafeteria
  • Central gathering spaces in the Lower and Middle schools
  • Beit Midrash (Torah Study Hall) for text and group study
  • Lower School and Middle School learning centers