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Welcome to Yitzhak Rabin High School… …Your Ottawa Jewish Community High School!

We challenge our students to cultivate their talents and interests in all areas of human potential – intellectual, artistic, spiritual, and physical. Within our dynamic learning environment, we engage our students in active dialogue and develop them into critical thinkers that think outside the box. We instil in our students a sense of community and nurture them to be the Jewish leaders of tomorrow. Creativity & Innovation. At Yitzhak Rabin High School, Discover Your Potential.

Choosing the right high school is a big decision, and we would first of all like to thank you for considering Yitzhak Rabin High School. Our goal is to make your admissions experience easy, informative, and friendly. We invite you to get to know our school, meet our dynamic faculty, interact with our diverse and talented student body, and tour our beautiful school campus.

Yitzhak Rabin High School offers many of the same academic and extracurricular opportunities found at the finest Ottawa public and independent schools, combined with a uniquely innovative Judaic studies curriculum. Our approach to all learning is guided by an open-minded spirit of intellectual inquiry that encourages students to challenge, ask questions, and work at the highest academic and intellectual levels.

We are deeply committed to accommodating and challenging both students who have attended Jewish day schools and those from public or independent secular schools who may not yet know any Hebrew. The friendly and accepting nature of our student body and faculty makes all of our students feel comfortable whatever their religious background or learning style. We believe that students should be proactive in creating their own academic education.

If you are interested in applying to Yitzhak Rabin High School for the 2009-2010 school year, or would like to apply for financial assistance, please contact us to arrange a school visit. You can also download the Application Form by clicking below.

The place to Be!

This isn’t your typical high school. There’s a sense of discovery, a spirit of inquiry here rooted in Jewish ethics and traditions. Students say learning is exciting. Fun. Challenging. And it doesn’t happen only in the classroom. Ottawa’s only community Jewish High School, we pride ourselves on being a distinctive and unique institution that offers the very best in Secular and Judaic education.

A dynamic, innovative, and inclusive private school, Yitzhak Rabin strives to foster a strong Jewish identity within a caring community. We prepare our students for future successes in top colleges and universities, and for a life of commitment to the Jewish community, Canadian society, and the world at large.