We provide an unparalleled educational experience rooted in Jewish values – inspiring innovative thinking, empowering responsible leadership, and honoring individuality within a nurturing community.

School Placement



Brawerman Elementary School stands among the best private elementary schools in Los Angeles. Its young graduates go on to the city’s top secondary schools, where they are appreciated not only for what they know but how they think and who they are.


Brawerman Elementary School students are accepted into these outstanding schools:


The Archer School
Brentwood School
The Buckley School
Campbell Hall
Crossroads School of Arts & Sciences
Geffen Academy/UCLA
Marlborough School
Milken Community Schools
New Roads
Oakwood School
Wildwood School
And our Alumni have attended more than 50 different colleges

Art Center College of Design
Bard College
Barnard College
Boston College
Boston University
Boulder Business School
Brown University
Cal Poly, San Luis Obispo
Carleton College
Carnegie Mellon University
Chapman University
Claremont McKenna College
Colorado College
Cornell University
Dartmouth College
Drexel University
Elon University
Eugene Lang College
George Washington University
Georgia Institute of Technology
Hamilton College
Harvard University
Indiana University
Ithaca College
Kenyon College
New York University
Northeastern University
Northwestern University
Oregon State University
Otis College of Art and Design
Parsons School of Design
Pitzer College
Princeton University
Purdue University
Rhode Island School of Design
San Jose State University
Syracuse University
Tufts University
Tulane University
University of Arizona
University of California, Berkeley
University of California, Los Angeles
University of California, Riverside
University of California, Santa Cruz
University of Chicago
University of Colorado, Boulder
University of Miami
University of Michigan
University of Pennsylvania
University of Southern California
University of Vermont
University Of Wisconsin
Vanderbilt University
Washington University in St. Louis
Wesleyan University

Brawerman Alum Emma Maier Ordained
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Emma Maier, a Brawerman Elementary School graduate, was ordained as a cantor on May 7, 2023, a year after receiving her Master's degree in Sacred Music from the Debbie Friedman School of Sacred Music at Hebrew Union College. We asked Emma about her formative years at Wilshire Boulevard Temple and Brawerman, the mentorship provided by Cantor Gurney, and what inspired her to become a cantor.

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