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Katz Yeshiva High School of South Florida

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Tuition for 2020-21 / 5781 is $21,950. There is an additional $650 building fee and a technology fee of $140. Tuition for next year will be determined by February 15, 2021. Lunch, which is not included in tuition, can be ordered in advance from the various local establishments and is delivered daily to school. Students may bring lunch from home or purchase from the Grove Cafe. Tuition does not cover class trips, school trips, and shabbatonim.

Financial Aid

KYHS is committed to providing an education to all students who can flourish in and contribute to our program. Parents who apply for tuition assistance will receive an amount in accordance with the family’s finances. Families who wish to apply for assistance should please check off the appropriate box on the online application and click here to complete the online application. The applications are processed by an outside company (FACTS Grant and Aid Assessment) and then reviewed by the tuition assistance committee. The application process for tuition assistance is conducted with dignity and discretion. Please make sure to send the required supporting documentation to FACTS. The Jewish Federation of South Palm Beach County assists us in providing tuition assistance to students who reside in the Boca Raton/ Delray areas.

Step Up For Students / Department of Education Scholarships

The Department of Education awards scholarships to students from economically disadvantaged families and students with special needs. Families should visit AND to learn more about the various scholarships that the Department of Education awards (Step Up for Students, Gardiner, Hope, and Family Empowerment Scholarship etc.) and the requirements for eligibility. Funds for this scholarship are awarded on a first-come-first-served basis. Please go online to review the qualifications and please apply right away if you think you might be eligible. Families who currently receive funding for a McKay Scholarship should contact the school office to ensure that this funding can continue at KYHS.

Shay Scholarship

Several years ago, Katz Yeshiva High School of South Florida received a gift from Susan and Scott Shay to create the Shay Scholars Endowment Fund. It awards a number of students who attended public or private middle schools a four-year merit-based partial scholarship to attend KYHS. Students are selected on the basis of their interest in academic and religious growth and their ability to handle the challenging dual-curriculum program.


How to apply (only available to students currently attending public or private non-Jewish day schools):

1) Students must write a 250-word essay on why they would like to attend a Jewish day school.

2) Essays must be e-mailed to Executive Director Shimmie Kaminetsky