Meet our community and find out what makes JCHS extraordinary!

"What really made my JCHS experience amazing was the relationships I had with my teachers. Not only did they care about me succeeding in the classroom, but they really cared about me as a person."
--Ethan Finestone '20
University of Michigan
"What I love at JCHS was that every student matters."
--Ellie Grintsaig '19
UC Santa Cruz
"Not only is JCHS a place where you can be yourself, it's a place where you can discover who you really are."
-- Rabbi Joshua Buchin
Jewish Studies Teacher

Explore JCHS

We want to get to know you! Throughout the fall, we invite you to join us for  one of our weekly Wolf Wednesdays and meet our educators and students in a warm, relaxed virtual meet up. Click on the Ravenna link on the left to create or log in to Ravenna, explore JCHS, and register for an event.

We love chatting and getting to know students and families! If you have questions, please feel free to contact the JCHS admissions office (
Jewish Community High School of the Bay
1835 Ellis Street, San Francisco, CA 94115
Phone: 415.345.9777
The Jewish Community High School of the Bay (JCHS) is a unique college preparatory high school committed to integrating deep learning, universal wisdom, and Jewish values. We empower each student to embrace their Jewish identity, generate empathy and compassion, delight in lifelong education, and improve the world.