Maayan Torah Day School of Portland

PO BOX 19452

Portland, OR 97280

Located at:

2900 SW Peaceful Lane,

Portland, OR 97239

Non-Discrimination Policy 

Maayan admits qualified students, staff, and faculty of any race, color, national and ethnic origin to all the rights, privileges, programs, and activities generally accorded or made available to students at the school.  The school does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national or ethnic origin in administration of its educational policies, admissions policies, scholarship and loan programs, and athletic and other school-administered programs. Maayan does not discriminate in its employment practices to the teaching or other staff.

WHY IS SOMEONE LIKE ME, STAUNCHLY REFORM AND SECULAR, SENDING MY KIDS TO A TORAH DAY SCHOOL?

 

If Jews care so much about "informed choice," isn't providing their young with a Jewish education the best way to keep them informed?

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ANSWERING THE COMMONLY ASKED QUESTIONS ABOUT SENDING KIDS TO TORAH DAY SCHOOL.

 

“How will your kids get a good secular education?”

“They can learn everything they need to know in Sunday School!”

“It’s so expensive. How can you afford it?”

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WHY SEND YOUR CHILD TO A TORAH DAY SCHOOL?

WHY YOU NEED TO GIVE YOUR CHILD A TORAH EDUCATION

LIKELY TO MARRY JEWISH

A study conducted in 2007 by Brandeis University showed that 65% of students who attended a Day School are likely to date Jewish peers as opposed to under 40% from other schools.

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TOP 4 REASONS FOR A TORAH EDUCATION  - By Aviel Brodkin

#1 - A child is empowered with Jewish wisdom for living a meaningful life

 

#2 - A child is surrounded by moral values that are taught and modeled as part of the student’s every day

 

#3 - A child learns to think deeply and critically, developing creativity and higher thinking when engaged in rigorous Torah study

 

#4 - A child acquires Hebrew text skills to access the Maayan of Torah, source of Jewish knowledge, their whole lives