Meet our community and find out what makes JCHS extraordinary!

"I remember going into freshman year being worried about making friends in the school... at the very first practice I met so many amazing people...coaches... people that would later become really close friends with me..."
-- Mo Lichaa '22
"These four years at JCHS really helped me feel comfortable with who I am and confident in myself."
-- Lilah Ferris '20
"Whatever your dream is, whatever your idea is, we can find a way to make that happen. Be creative, be crazy, be yourself."
-- Evan Wolkenstein
Director of Experiential Education

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.