Monthly Archives: November 2015

Weekly Update 11-23-15

Our hallways and classrooms were buzzing with activity yesterday!! In addition to our terrific classes, some of our students got to perform some mitzvot by helping out with the Chanukah Helpers program sponsored by JFCS. We were also treated to a fascinating talk during lunch by American Jewish History expert, Murray Toborowsky. We’re off this […]

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Weekly Update 11/9/15

Great session yesterday—I was serenaded by the lovely voices of our Pitch Perfect students as they explored both old and new Chanukah music, students in Jews in Sports delved into issues of barriers and discrimination faced by some famous Jewish tennis stars, and some of our 9th graders, in preparation to launch into The Trial […]

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Weekly Update 11-2-15

What an awesome day we had yesterday!! Rather than try to recap the amazing trip that 21 of our 10th graders experienced, I’ll let Rabbi Miles’ words to his fellow rabbi/teachers give you an idea of what transpired yesterday: I just landed from our 10th grade Philadelphia trip. Be proud! Be VERY proud! Our 10th […]

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