Meet CESJDS Faculty and Staff

Our faculty and staff are carefully chosen for their talent, intelligence, ability to embody our eight core values, and passion for our mission. More than 81% of faculty and staff have advanced degrees in their field, and as dedicated mentors, our professionals form influential connections that often surpass a student’s time at CESJDS

Faculty & Staff Directory

Lower School Faculty & Staff

High School Faculty & Staff

Middle School Faculty & Staff

Administration & Staff

Staff Spotlight

CESJDS has top-notch educators. Learn more about the talented and passionate faculty and staff at CESJDS! View our staff profiles >>


Head of School History
Dr. Solomon Burack (z”l), 1976-79
Dr. Jay Stern (z”l), 1979-82
Dr. Shulamith R. Elster, 1982-91
Dr. Elliot Prager, 1992-2001
Mr. Jonathan Cannon, 2001-2013
Rabbi Mitchel Malkus, 2013-present