School can be challenging for students for different reasons and that is why we provide student support. Having school go completely remote, while wonderful for learning continuity and connection, is big change for our students and our parents. 


If your child(ren) are having any issues with creating a new structure, organization, routine or just having a hard time:

Please email Heather Waitzman at


If you as a parent need help with anything we will do what we can to help.

Please email Ms. Kass at

We may not be able to respond immediately but we will get back to you ASAP. 

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Akiba-Schechter Jewish Day School is affiliated with the Associated Talmud Torahs, the Board of Jewish Education of Chicago, and is a beneficiary of the Kehillah Jewish Education Fund of Chicago. Akiba-Schechter Jewish Day School is a partner with the Jewish United Fund in serving our community.