Welcome to Akiba Yavneh Academy
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.
News & Events
June 2 — Our youngest students excelled in achieving many firsts since August. This morning, they celebrated a last (for now) as their final weekly "Shabbat Mishpacha" program transformed into a bubble-fueled dance party with DJ! Read our weekly newsletter, This Week @ AYA.
May 25 — We are proud beyond measure of the achievements of our Class of 2023 and look forward to watching them climb higher still as Jewish leaders. Read our weekly newsletter, This Week @ AYA.
May 19 — AYA 8th Grade students arrived at DFW International just after midnight Thursday with rich memories of Israel that each will carry forward into High School and beyond. Read our weekly newsletter, This Week @ AYA.
May 16 — Join us in celebrating our Class of 2023's impressive roster of college and university acceptances. Go Bulldogs!
May 16 — We are pleased to announce Lands’ End School will be our recommended uniform supplier for the 2023-24 school year. In addition to our traditional woven and knit shirts, we now offer numerous outwear options featuring an embroidered ‘AYA’ logo.
May 12 — Our 8th Grade students are sharing an action-packed adventure in Israel designed to further strengthen their love for the Jewish homeland and their lifetime bonds as AYA classmates. Read our weekly newsletter, This Week @ AYA.
May 5 — Lag B'Omer arrived a tad early for our High School students and faculty — ahead of AP testing next week — in the form of a full day of building unity and love for one another at YMCA Collin County Adventure Camp. Read our weekly newsletter, This Week @ AYA.
April 28 — Our students marked Yom Ha'Zikaron and celebrated Yom Ha'atzmaut this week. We were joined by the greater Dallas Jewish community for a moving family program of remembrance that beautifully transitioned into a jubilant 75th birthday party for the State of Israel. 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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