Thursday, November 21, 2019

Schools

Helping Children Feel Safe—and Anxiety-Free—at School

As any head of school can attest, lockdown drills, as well as other measures that prep staff and students on how to behave in emergency situations, have become as commonplace in our schools as fire drills. The National Center for Education Statistics tells the story: Today, more than 90% of schools practice lockdown drills during the

Welcome Back! New Hires for Schools 2019-2020

SAR High School Welcomes New Faculty

Rabbi Jonathan Kroll, a founding staff member at SAR High School has returned as principal after spending the past six years as head of school at Katz Yeshiva High School of South

Welcome Back! First Day of School: Carmel Academy

Welcome Back! First Day of School: Bi-Cultural Hebrew Academy

Welcome Back! First Day of School: Kinneret

Welcome Back! First Day of School: SAR

Welcome Back! First Day of School: The Leffell School

Welcome Back! First Day of School: WTA

Bi-Cultural Teens Cast Off With C.A.S.T. for Kids

On June 23, Connecticut kids with special needs set off on a fishing expedition organized by three students from Stamford’s Bi-Cultural Hebrew Academy (BCHA), working with the C.A.S.T. for Kids Foundation, an organization that enriches the lives of children with

A Look Back: SAR’s Victory at the National Personal Finance Challenge

Adam Nerenberg could not have imagined that his passion for economics would lead to such immediate success, particularly while he was still in high school. As a junior, he was caught up in the clutches of standardized tests and AP classes. Flash forward to early May and he was leading the SAR High School Economics Club to

Annual TABC Seudat Shelishit Draws a Big Crowd

Despite the school year being over, close to 100 TABC students piled into their yeshiva on Shabbat afternoon, June 15, for an end-of-year seuda shelishit. After davening Mincha together in the beit midrash, students were able to select from the various shiurim being given by TABC rebbeim. After learning together, the program

RYNJ Fourth Graders Celebrate Siyum

Mazel Tov to RYNJ 4B! RYNJ talmidim made a siyum on Sefer Bereshit and Masechet Brachot. A special seuda, divrei Torah, choir and singing made the evening meaningful for students and their families. May they be zoche to make many more siyumim.

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