Abraham Joshua Heschel School

30 West End Avenue, Manhattan, NY

Organization Name Abraham Joshua Heschel School
Organization Type school
School Type private
Address 30 West End Avenue
Borough/City Manhattan
State NY
Description The Abraham Joshua Heschel School is an independent Jewish day school named in memory of one of the great Jewish leaders, teachers, and activists of the 20th century and dedicated to the values that characterized Rabbi Heschel’s life: intellectual exploration, integrity, love of the Jewish people and tradition, and a commitment to social justice. The Heschel School is a pluralistic, egalitarian community that includes families from a wide range of Jewish backgrounds, practices and beliefs. Boys and girls, men and women participate equally in all aspects of the school’s religious, intellectual, and communal life.