" Clearly, there are the lessons that are in our textbooks, like algebra, chemistry and Spanish. But at RZJHS, we also learned essential midot, or values, such as diligence and morality, that you can’t find in a textbook."
December 2, 2017/2 Kislev 5777
We are thrilled to announce that Rochelle Zell Jewish High School has been recognized as one of the Best Schools in America by Niche, the largest website for researching K-12 schools! For 2017, we ranked in 1st place among 63 Jewish high schools in America and, for the second year in a row, we ranked 6th on the list of Best Private High Schools in Illinois.
Rochelle Zell scored highly on a variety of factors, including SAT/ACT scores, student-teacher ratio, and the quality of colleges that students consider, as well as reviews from students and parents, to earn this recognition.
Thank you to our students and staff for helping our school to accomplish this achievement! We’re very proud of our students’ hard work and commitment to Rochelle Zell.
The data for this ranking was obtained from the U.S. Department of Education and then analyzed by Niche’s team of data scientists to create the rankings. For the full list of 2017 rankings, methodologies, and data sources, please click here.