Application Process & Forms


List of 6 items.

  • Save an Admissions Checklist

    Using your online application as a guide, make a checklist to keep track of all application materials.
  • Confidential Teacher Recommendation Forms and a Parent Authorization for Release of School Records

    Required for all applicants in K-8. Please sign and date these forms (available in Jagnet) and give them to your child's current school office or to your child's teacher. Teachers should send these forms directly to us via email. If they have questions, teachers should contact the admission office directly at
  • Student Assessment

    Kindergarten applicants: please save the date for your child's assessment to take place on Sunday, February 10. More details will be sent via email to all candidates. 

    Grade 1-8 applicants: In January, you will receive an email with the date and time for your child's assessment. Middle School applicants will be scheduled for a brief, informal interview with our Middle School Director as part of your assessment. 
  • Parent Interview

    We strongly recommend that you complete your child's file before scheduling an interview. Parent interviews take place with either the Admissions Director or one of the other administrators. This is a mutual opportunity for us to get to know each other better and, if you'd like, we can also tour the school campus one more time.  
  • Enrollment Process

    For all applicants, ECC through Grade 8
    On March 15, 2019 at 5:00pm, all admission decisions will be released via Jagnet. An email will be sent, as well. Should you be offered a position within one of our grades, your child's enrollment agreement and deposit are due back no later than March 25, 2019 to guarantee your child's spot. After this date, your acceptance may be rescinded and offered to another student in our wait pool.
  • Final Transcript

    For Grades 1-8:
    Your child’s current school office must send a copy of your child's final report card and standardized test scores (Grades 4-8) before your child can begin Alice and Nahum Lainer School in the fall.
Lainer School is a private Jewish day school in Los Angeles, serving students in Early Childhood through Grade 8. We also offer a variety of parenting classes and programs for children through our Parenting Center

10400 Wilshire Blvd

Los Angeles CA 90024
310 475 6401

A Sinai Temple School

formerly called Sinai Akiba Academy