We are pleased to announce that you are eligible to become a recipient of an Academic Scholarship to attend Claire and Emanuel G. Rosenblatt High School. A limited number of students are selected each year to receive academic scholarships. These prestigious scholarships will be awarded to highly qualified rising high school freshmen, on the basis of academic achievement, dedication to community participation, and demonstration of leadership and character.  Scholarships are automatically renewable annually to students who maintain their high academic and community standing. No prior knowledge of Hebrew is required to apply for the Academic Scholarship Program.
All completed application components must be received by the Admissions office no later than January 31, 2020.
Below are the steps in the process:
  1. ONLY NEW students to DKJA must submit an application for admission. Current DKJA students must be reenrolled and submit all other required documents (no admission application required).
  1. Take the Secondary School Admission Test (known as the SSAT). Register online to take the test, click here. Testing must be completed prior to February 9 2020. Your scores will be sent directly to DKJA. Upcoming dates are November 16; December 14/15; January 4; and February 8/9.
  1. Once your application is complete, and we have received your SSAT scores, your file will be reviewed by the Academic Scholarship Committee. You will then be notified of your status.
  1. If you advance to the finalist stage in the process, you will be asked to visit for a day, and participate in an interview.  Interviews will be scheduled beginning February 2020.
  1. The Scholarship Committee will meet to select recipient(s) of the Academic Award. Notification of the award will be issued in March 2020.
For more information or to receive an application packet, contact our Director of Admissions, Ronit Felszer at felszerr@dkja.net                                                                                                

  • January 31, 2020 – Deadline to submit application with all required documentation
  • SSAT result must be in by mid February 2020
  • End of February 2020 - Interviews are conducted
  • March 2020 - Scholarship offers are awarded
In addition to the application, the candidate must submit the following items by the application deadline of January 31, 2020.

  • First semester 8th grade report card.
  • Final 7th grade report card. 
  • Standardized test scores are mandatory www.ssat.org
  • Two (2) Recommendation Forms (English or History and Math or Science) (Links below)
    Recommendation Forms must be submitted in a sealed envelope with recommender’s signature across the seal or via email to felszerr@dkja.net.
  • Student Questionnaire.
  • Essay (350 words).