Five times a year—Pesach, Shavuot, Sukkot, winter-break and summer vacation—RYNJ students have the opportunity to self-monitor their Torah, tefillah and chesed outside of school during vacation. Students, together with their parents, complete a checklist and receive a Torah/mitzvah related prize upon their return.
TABC’s freshman class split up into three different locations for their chesed day. One group headed to Monsey Chesed 24/7 where the boys helped label and pack care packages for local hospitals. They also helped organize the huge warehouse in New Square. The second group headed to Daughters of Miriam for
In addition to intense classroom preparations for Pesach, Kinneret students performed traditional songs in Hebrew, English and Yiddish at the annual week of Pesach seders. Students reenacted the story and participated in interactive programs with teachers and parents.
Kinneret Day School is building a tree! You read that right! Kinneret Day School’s unique after-school program where children study and play parts in a Shakespearean play is building a tree for the forest set! Last year, these talented children played in “Macbeth.” This year, they are doing “A Midsummer
MTA talmidim in Rabbi Danto’s freshman shiur have voluntarily taken it upon themselves to not only be mesayem the entire Masechet Megilla, but to also do chazara on each daf at least four times. As part of this unique initiative, the entire shiur was invited to participate in a very special event, held on Thursday, April 11, and
On Wednesday, April 3, SAR HS was proud to host the annual Nashir Choral Festival. More than 150 students representing the choirs of North Shore Hebrew Academy, The Yeshivah of Flatbush, Ramaz Upper School and The Abraham Joshua Heschel High School, joined the SAR choir for a day of singing and learning.
On Tuesday, April 9, SAR was recognized as the Top High School blood donor group in the Bronx. The award was presented at the Bronx Blood Drive Chairpersons event, held at the Bronx Zoo.
SAR also hosted its Spring Blood Drive and collected 64 units of blood!
On Tuesday, April 16, TABC invited Yeshivat He’Atid’s students into the TABC Makerspace for a coding lesson! Six of the 12th grade engineering students (Ariel Gross, Avi Gold, Moshe Golubtchik, Yonatan Katz, Natan Mendelson and Yoni Zirman) planned out a coding lesson for the sixth grade Yeshivat He’Atid
Naaleh students participated in a program about body image in teenagers, emphasizing how body image is not just about one’s physical appearance, but also about how individuals view themselves in their own minds. In an engaging discussion facilitated by school psychologist Dr. Ruth Glasser, the girls considered factors that influence body
Westchester Torah Academy has hit many exciting milestones this year: opening a second class for its kindergarten, welcoming grades five and six to middle school and breaking ground on the soon-to-be permanent home in New Rochelle. One of the most meaningful milestones
The children of the Early Childhood at Stein Yeshiva are hard at work preparing for Pesach. The children took a break from working on their haggadahs and took a trip over to the Stein Yeshiva Matzah Factory.
Fifth grade has successfully completed its interfaith program for 2019, sponsored by the Museum of Jewish Heritage. Kinneret Day School was one of four schools invited to participate in this unique tolerance program. Jewish and Muslim students gathered together for a variety of events to learn and share their respective