Rich and meaningful
online Jewish studies courses.

Lookstein Virtual Jewish Academy is an award-winning, accredited online school for Jewish studies. We bring quality online Jewish education to Jewish students and schools everywhere, regardless of geographic location or ideological orientation.


We offer more than twenty-five Jewish Studies courses and work with Jewish schools and families to expand and enrich their existing curriculum. To date, we have enrolled close to 1500 students from day, synagogue, and public schools.


Between 2014-2016, Lookstein Virtual Jewish Academy was the recipient of Joshua Venture Group support. In both 2016 and 2017, Lookstein Virtual Jewish Academy was recognized as one of the 50 most innovative projects in the American Jewish community by Slingshot.

Why Online Jewish Studies?

Resolve Scheduling and Staffing Challenges

Offer Credit Recovery and Summer School Options

Differentiate Student Instruction

Expand Course Catalog with Online Jewish Studies

Build 21st Century Skills

Lookstein Virtual Jewish Academy is sponsored through grants from the AVI CHAI Foundation, the Kohelet Foundation, and the William Davidson Foundation with additional support from Targum Shlishi, The Hadassah Foundation, and an anonymous funder. We are grateful for their ongoing support and encouragement.

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Targum Shlishi

The Hadassah Foundation

About us
Lookstein Virtual Jewish Academy is an online school of Jewish studies for students in grades 6-12.
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