Announcing our new building groundbreaking

Published on Jul 14, 2014

Join three of our recent graduates on a scavenger hunt through our current building to find out why future generations are headed into the 21C.

Yom HaAtzmaut 14 Mobile

Published on May 7, 2014

ICJA YomHaShoah 5774

Published on May 1, 2014

Mr. Israel Starck shares his story of survival and rebuilding with ICJA students and staff

Come Join the Celebration…

Published on Apr 29, 2014

On May 6, we celebrate the 66th year since Israel’s independence. Please join us at the Academy on Tuesday, May 6 from 12-1PM for one of best parties in town! Email to register.

Academy Stories

Published on Mar 24, 2014


Published on Mar 24, 2014


Published on Mar 24, 2014


Published on Mar 24, 2014

Building Campaign

Published on Mar 24, 2014

Alumni Giving Campaign

Published on Mar 11, 2014

For whatever reason you connected to ICJA in the past, now is the time to PAY IT FORWARD to the ICJA Scholarship Fund! And here’s the best part: The AVI CHAI Foundation has offered us a matching grant for money raised through social media, dollar for dollar, up to $10,000. Individual gifts of up to $500, made by April 15, will be matched. Go to to make your gift now!

Back to the 80s

Published on Oct 29, 2013

The 80s are calling. They totally want you back. Tickets and sponsorship at

The Academy Won’t Be the Same Without You

Published on Jun 3, 2013

Current Academy students look forward to welcome the Class of 2017

We Stand With Israel

Published on Nov 26, 2012

Ida Crown Jewish Academy Stands with Israel

ICJA Yom HaAtzmaut

Published on Apr 26, 2012

ICJA Yom HaZikaron

Published on Apr 25, 2012

Rabbi Yaakov Ochana from the YU Torah Mitzion Kollel of Chicago shares memories and thoughts from when he was wounded in a terrorist attack.