JOLT: Jewish Online Learning for Teens

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JOLT your mind with our online learning program!

Judaism at your fingertips. Any time. Any place. 

Gratz College is a pioneer in online Jewish education, and we are proud to offer a variety of outstanding and challenging courses for teens, grades 8-12, through this innovative platform. Students from anywhere in the world  are able to enroll.  All you need is an internet connection and a commitment to approximately two hours per week of “class time” with some additional prep time.

JOLT is a perfect Jewish complement to your demanding schedule and puts you in touch with students from all over the world.  Through Gratz Academy, Juniors and Seniors can earn three college credits while still in high school.  Learn more about Gratz Academy and college credit by clicking here.

The next series of classes begin on December 4th and are asynchronous meaning they are available 24/7 and YOU choose when to attend class!

Click here to see the full program and class descriptions.

Here is a brochure with all JOLT classes beginning in December 2015, January 2016 and February 2016.

Classes Beginning Dec 4th:

  • Learn How to Teach: Introduction to Jewish Education

  • Songs of My People

  • Exploring Hot Topics! – offered in collaboration with Yachad: the Jewish Educational Platform for Teens in Minneapolis

  • Learn Genealogy: Your Own Jewish History - offered in collaboration with Yachad: the Jewish Educational Platform for Teens in Minneapolis


Tuition for each class is $895

Registration fee $52
Sibling discounts $50

United States Armed Forces discount 25%

Click here to register!

Contact info:
215-635-7300 ext.135

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Thank you JCHS for pushing me to find my place in the Jewish community and making it a fun ride.”

Leila Naitove