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The Leo Baeck Day School Mission and Goals

Leo Baeck, a Reform Jewish day school, is committed to providing academic excellence in a nurturing community.

Our goal is to graduate students through our International Baccalaureate (IB) accredited program who:

Academic Excellence:

  • achieve their personal academic potential, are critical thinkers and effective problem solvers
  • are equipped to live and thrive in an increasingly globally connected and technological world
  • become life-long learners
  • are well rounded and develop their leadership and creative capabilities

Nurturing Community:

  • are educated through a caring, compassionate supportive community
  • have a positive self-image that enables them to grow emotionally, intellectually and socially and make good choices
  • promote a culture of derech eretz, including the importance of self respect and respect for others
  • understand the value of social conscience and how to contribute to positive social change

Reform Jewish Day School:

  • understand Reform Jewish practices and perspectives and are able to make informed Jewish choices
  • have a deep and meaningful connection to Judaism, the State of Israel and the worldwide Jewish community
  • have the skills to be practicing liberal Jews at home, school and synagogue
  • are knowledgeable and comfortable with Jewish prayer and participate with spirit and commitment
  • embrace their responsibility to participate in acts of tzedakah, tikkun olam and other personal mitzvot