Preparing Students with 21st Century Skills

Watch our STEAM - science, technology, engineering, art and math - video series.

Gan Shelanu - nurturing the hearts and minds of our future.

Learn more.

Charlotte's Web 
Performance in Theatre Enrichment

Learn more about afterschool programs and classes

Save the date to celebrate our head of school

Click here for event information.




Schechter Teachers and Students Receive iPads

Learn more about Schechter's technology initiatives.

Welcome to a premier Jewish independent school for children ages 18 months through eighth grade. At Schechter, every child is known and understood.


Passover: School Closed
Monday, April 14 - Tuesday, April 22

PALS Playground Playdate
Thursday, April 24 at 3:45 p.m.; Shaller Campus Playground

Dads' Basketball
Monday, April 28 at 8 p.m.; Shoolman Campus

Honoring Arnie: an evening to celebrate our head of school
Sunday, June 1 at 7 p.m.; Temple Emanuel, Newton

Schechter Calendar

School News

Schechter community plans to celebrate head of school Arnold Zar-Kessler. Click here to purchase event tickets and/or tributes in the digital journal.

Rabbi Elliot Goldberg will assume the role of Head of School on July 1, 2014. Click here to read a note from Rabbi Goldberg and the transition committee.

Schechter students retell the Purim story. Click here to watch a video.

Schechter sixth grade students receive high honors in the 2014 Will McDonough Writing Contest.


Schechter's student council officers championed a collection of gifts for children at Children's Hospital Boston through Rofeh International. Read more about how Schechter students "choose kindness."

Gan Shelanu
125 Wells Avenue, Newton, MA 02459
P: 617-796-5500
F: 617-796-5571
Shaller Campus - Lower School
Gosman Building
60 Stein Circle, Newton, MA 02459
P: 617-964-7765 F: 617-964-8693
Shoolman Campus – Upper School
Marcus Building
125 Wells Avenue, Newton, MA 02459
P: 617-928-9100 F: 617-964-9401

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