Whether you are familiar with The McGillis School or are learning about us for the first time, we hope you feel the sense of community and purpose to inspire individuals committed and able to repair the world.
Thank you for your interest in The McGillis School!
McGillis is brimming with possibilities, and community is at the heart of everything we do. We inspire and prepare our community for a lifetime of creating a better world. We believe choosing the best school for your child also means finding the best partnership for your family.
McGillis students in kindergarten through eighth grade have the opportunity to thrive academically while learning the importance of productive group dynamics and social responsibility. Central to our core mission is providing learning experiences which empower children to become engaged and enthusiastic learners.
The McGillis School is built on the premise that diversity, equity, and inclusion matter. As a school founded on Jewish values, culture, and history, we believe a diverse, inclusive community is essential to a rich educational experience, and we support each person in our community to reach their full potential.
As we get to know one another, we hope it is obvious that we are more than just a place to learn; we are a community. Families are drawn to McGillis for a variety of reasons, and following are several quotes from current families:
If the McGillis difference resonates with you, we invite you to take the next step by attending our virtual open house or by applying.
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When students have access to answers, math is no longer about only getting the right answers, but about focusing student attention on the process of learning math.
In recognizing that each individual family bears the primary responsibility for financing a student’s education cost, The McGillis School maintains a commitment to building a diverse and inclusive community.
The McGillis School is reimagining best practices for assessing our applicants for the 2021/2022 school year. And our first applicants each year are our youngest - our upcoming kindergarten students. Traditionally, we have held in-person group assessments in our classrooms with our kindergarten teachers on Saturday mornings in December for our siblings of current families and in January or February for families new to our community.
Gather with your family of witches, mummies, goblins and ghosts, to show off your best carving skills. Organize a Spooky-Zoom with friends for a virtual carving party and costume parade.
We appreciate Dave Mochel taking the time to present to the Parent Association on Wednesday morning. His presentation on the Hearty Child- A peaceful and powerful approach to parenting in a time of uncertainty and challenge was well received by those in attendance.