Ronald C. Wornick Jewish Day School

800 Foster City Blvd., Foster City, California 94404
8:15 am - 3:30 pm
8:15 am - 3:30 pm
8:15 am - 3:30 pm
8:15 am - 3:30 pm
8:15 am - 3:00 pm
About Ronald C. Wornick Jewish Day School
Operating since: 1986. Transitional Kindergarten through 8th grade
More About Ronald C. Wornick Jewish Day School


Welcome to Ronald C. Wornick Jewish Day School, a vibrant and innovative community of learners from Transitional Kindergarten through Eighth Grade. Wornick students are supported, challenged, and inspired to become their very best selves.

Wornick is more than just a school. We are a vibrant, connect community that inspires critical thinking, complex problem solving, ethical decision-making, and persuasive speaking. By combining outstanding academics with timeless Jewish values, we’re shaping and preparing the next generation to lead with not only intelligence and confidence, but respect and compassion..

We are open to all applicants as an inclusive, supportive, and diverse community.

MISSION Ronald C. Wornick Jewish Day School develops students who are socially and academically prepared to meet their full potential as engaged leaders committed to a life steeped in Jewish ethics and values.


Small class sizes offer abundant opportunities for students to ask questions, interact more closely with teachers, and receive the attention they need and deserve.

Nurturing community welcomes families and encourages parent involvement, enabling students to be known by their peers, their teachers, and their community.

Passionate educators and a dynamic learning environment instill a zeal for learning while providing the necessary skills for a lifetime of academic and personal success.

Critical thinking skills, complex problem-solving, and ethical decision-making are emphasized in every class.

Numerous leadership and public speaking opportunities at every grade level inspire students to be leaders inside and outside the classroom.

Robust social-emotional learning program teaches conflict resolution, strengthens communication skills, and highlights Jewish values.

Following Common Core Standards, our mathematics program places a premium on mathematical understanding.

Next Generation Science Standards focus on scientific process and a critical understanding of scientific inquiry.

State-of-the-art makerspace inspires children to tackle problems with their hands, unlocking new passions and creativity.

Foreign language learning opportunities in Hebrew TK-8 and Spanish 6-8.

Art and music education fosters imagination and creative expression.

Local, national, and international study trips take learning out into the world.

Technology integrated throughout the curriculum and 1:1 laptop computer program in grades 6-8.

Team sports include cross-country, flag football, girls volleyball, basketball, soccer, tennis, and golf.

Students across grade levels regularly meet in smaller Chavurah (family) groups to work together on school-wide projects, creating role models for younger students, and leadership opportunities for older ones.

No-cost before-school care and flexible after-school daycare on contract or drop-in basis.

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Admission Deadline for 2024-25 School Year: January 19, 2024

Annual Tuition 2023-24: $32,750 – $38,530


  •     California Association of Independent Schools (CAIS)
  •     Western Association of Schools and Colleges (WASC)

Courses & Services offered:

  •     Athletic & Sports Program
  •     Co-Educational
  •     Community Service
  •     Computer Technology
  •     Extended Care
  •     Field Trips
  •     Hot Lunch
  •     Financial Aid
  •     Fine Arts Instruction
  •     Music Instruction/Band
  •     Parent Participation
  •     STEAM/STEM Emphasis
  •     Standardized Testing Administered
  •     Tutoring & Homework Assistance

Enrollment: 200

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