BJEP at a Glance

Established: 1967

Where: Brandeis University

Teachers: Dynamic Brandeis students passionate about Judaism and kids

When: Sunday mornings 9:30 am – 12 noon

Schedule: 24 sessions between September and May, 9;30-12 noon

Grades: Pre-K — 12th

Curriculum: Focus on Jewish traditions and values, and Hebrew language

Number of students: ~150

Communities served: 30+ around the Boston area, including diverse Jewish backgrounds and family constellations

Parent cooperative: Organized and funded by parents of enrolled students, governed by a volunteer parent board

Parent learning: Opportunities to learn while your kids learn

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Upcoming Events

April 29, 2018
May 6, 2018
  • Last Day of BJEP & End of the Year Celebration
    Time: 9:30 am - 12:00 pm
  • 50th Anniversary and Community Concert with ASL interpreter
    Time: 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
    Location: Brandeis University, 415 South St, Waltham, MA 02453, USA map

    Join us for a joyful, children's concert! Bring yourself, bring your family and friends -- all ages and backgrounds welcome.  

    Guest Performers:

    Sue Horowitz, a singer-songwriter from the rocky coast of Maine, believes in the power of community singing and knows that music can be healing and uplifting, helping us connect to each other. Sue's warm, engaging presence and spiritual music captivate worshippers and audiences of all ages.  http://www.suehorowitz.com/  In partnership with EJ Cohen, considered the premier ASL interpreter of Jewish music, she creates worship, concert and educational experiences that beautifully merge sight and sound.

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