Thank you for your interest in the Hebrew Academy of Long Beach! To begin the admissions process, please fill out an application by clicking on the appropriate link.


  • This screen will bring you to the DDC Parent Portal Log In.
  • Please enter your username and password.
  • If you do not remember your information you can click ‘forgot username and password’.
  • Do not register for a new account.



When you click on the link you will be brought to the HALB DDC parent portal. Please click “Register” and you will be prompted to create an account and then you will be directed to the admissions module.


If you do not have all the information at the time of filling out the application you are able to save your application, and submit it when you are ready.


For technical assistance please email Mrs. Ruthi Seidenfeld at [email protected].
The Hebrew Academy of Long Beach strives to ensure that every eligible student is able to attend our Yeshiva. Through our straightforward and confidential tuition assistance process, we strive to assist all families in need. We look forward to partnering with you to make HALB a part of your family’s future.
2024 – 2025
Tuition and Student Assessments
Pre-Nursery     $  8,900
Nursery     $ 11,000
Kindergarten     $ 13,300
1st Grade     $ 14,000
2nd Grade     $ 14,000
3rd Grade     $ 15,600
4th Grade     $ 15,600
5th Grade     $ 15,600
6th Grade     $ 17,700
7th Grade     $ 17,700
8th Grade     $ 17,700
SKA High School     $ 26,300
DRS High School     $ 26,300

Technology Fee (6-10)      $      125
ICT Class (K-2)      $  5,000
ICT Class (3-8)      $  4,000
Family Assessments
Dinner (P-12)  $600
Tuition Scholarship  
Assessment (K-12)  

The proceeds of our Annual Dinner culminate our largest fundraising campaign. The $600 per family entitles you to two reservations to the Dinner. The Tuition Scholarship Family Assessment will be used as a donation to help fund tuition scholarships to HALB families based on need. HALB is proud to renew its commitment to provide Financial Aid where necessary. Aid is awarded on the basis of financial need. Procedures for Financial Aid applications are enclosed in this packet.  




To apply for financial aid, please login to Parent Locker by clicking here. In order to complete your financial aid application, we will need the following information:

  • Parent Locker application
  • 2023 W2 for both parents (if applicable)
  • 2022 1040 tax return (or 2023 if you have already filed)
  • If you are self-employed, 2022 or 2023 Schedule C
  • Copy of primary bank statements for the last 9 months
  • Copy of primary credit card statements for the last 9 months
  • Most recent mortgage/rent statement for primary residence
  • Most recent car lease/loan statement for all vehicles
  • 2023 year end statements for all brokerage, investment, and stock portfolios
  • 2023 year end retirement account statement
  • Credit report for each parent/guardian 

The deadline for families with an incoming High School student for tuition assistance applications is Friday, December 29, 2023 in order to be considered for the 2024-25 school year. The deadline for families in all other grades is April 18, 2024. For more information, please call Susie Openden at (516) 791–8200 x-102, or email [email protected].



Notice of Nondiscriminatory Policy As To Students

The Hebrew Academy of Long Beach admits students of any race, color, national or ethnic origin to all rights, privileges, programs and activities made available to students.  It does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national or ethnic origin in administration of educational policies, admissions policies, scholarship or loan programs, or other school administrative programs.