Akiba Yavneh Academy (AYA) is a Modern Orthodox, co-ed, early childhood through 12th grade college-preparatory school dedicated to providing an academically excellent and values-based General and Judaic education to Jewish students of all backgrounds to inspire a lifelong love of Torah, higher learning, and the State of Israel.
Feb 3 — Important schedule change: We will now extend the school day until 2:30 pm on Tuesday (Feb 7). Plus, parent Tu BiShvat & AYA Impact Day participation opportunities. Read our weekly newsletter, This Week @ AYA.
Conditions on the roads this morning are very bad. We have decided to close school today, Friday, February 3, 2023.
Feb 2 — Our AYA Atid Evening Update is approaching on Tue, Feb 7. This is an opportunity for you to learn about the AYA Atid (Future) Plan and to hear Head of School search updates. We look forward to seeing you and are excited to share the plans for our school's future together.
Akiba Yavneh Academy will remain closed Thursday, February 2 due to icy road conditions. We ask that our High School students please log into their Google Classroom for further instructions. AYA will monitor weather conditions to determine Friday's plan. Be safe and stay warm.
Akiba Yavneh Academy will be closed Wednesday, February 1 due to the Winter Storm Warning issued by the National Weather Service. Be safe and stay warm.
Jan 27 — Our HS students were privileged to be visited by 94-year-old Esther Basch who arrived at Auschwitz with her parents on her 16th birthday, was separated, and never saw her father and mother again. Read our weekly newsletter, This Week @ AYA.
Jan 25 — As we continue to move our school forward in impactful ways, we’re pleased to share some new updates. The search committee is pleased to introduce two more Head of School candidates.
Jan 20 — Fifteen future Jewish leaders were feted with a Bar & Bat Mitzvah Evening of inspiration and education on Tuesday. Read our weekly newsletter, This Week @ AYA.
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From Preston Hollow Day School in 1961 to Akiba Academy of Dallas in 1963 to the 2005 dedication of the joint Schultz Rosenberg Campus with Yavneh Academy.
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