Monday, October 23, 2017

Schools

KDS Hosts Kinneret Conversations

Kinneret Conversations is a tri-annual parent resource meeting focusing on the many challenges facing early childhood and elementary level children. The conversations are for parents of children in nursery through first grade and are free and open to the public. The meetings will

Renowned NYU Professor Visits With Ma’ayanot STEAM Team

On Thursday, September 28, Ma’ayanot’s STEAM team welcomed Dr. Ari Ginsberg, Professor of Entrepreneurship and Management at NYU’s Stern School of Business and Academic Director of the Management of Technology Master of Science Program at NYU’s Tandon School of

Kinneret Sukkah Welcomes Young and Old

In a 48 hour period of Chad Hamoed, Kinneret welcomed a wide range of visitors to its sukkah. From an alumni event to an Israeli potluck to seniors from the River­dale Senior Center, the KDS sukkah was very busy.

MTA’s First-Ever Mishmar Madness Is a Resounding Success

More than 130 talmidim participated in Mishmar Madness, a new learning program at MTA. Mishmar Madness, a bi-monthly event following regular mishmar, features a kumzitz, chaburot with college talmidim and MTA alumni, and shiurim from renowned speakers. The shiurim at

RYNJ Students Enjoy a Simchat Beit Hashoeva

“Whoever has not experienced the joy of a Simchat Beit Hashoeva has really not experienced joy.” This was the theme as the RYNJ mile school boys joined with their rebbeim and fathers to dance, sing and celebrate the joyous chag of Sukkot. The ruach was great, the food was delicious and the camaraderie

TABC’s Pre-Sukkot Parent-Son Learning Inspires Multiple Generations

The halls of TABC were filled with the beautiful sound of the transmission of the mesorah, as 100 people participated in a night of parent-son learning. After dinner, everyone engaged in inter-generational learning, as they prepared mekorot

JHSC Welcomes Largest Freshman Class to Date

The Jewish High School of Connecticut (JHSC) is excited to welcome the largest ninth grade class since the school opened. More than 25 students joined their upperclassmen in September 2017. “The community has started to realize the phenomenal opportunities that

Carmel Academy Middle School Explores the Ancient Rituals of Rosh Hashanah Through a Modern Lens

Carmel Academy middle school students ushered in the new year by exploring practical implications of Jewish rituals through a series of experiential programs that took them to the U.S. Military Academy at West Point, Westchester Hills Cemetery and Anshe Chesed

RYNJ Wishes Everyone a Chag Sameach!

Attend a Carmel Academy Discovery Day

Carmel Academy is thrilled to welcome prospective families to attend one of its three Discovery Day programs at the school’s 270 Lake Avenue campus in Greenwich, CT.

Discovery Days will take place

Integrating Nach, Yamim Noraim and Studio Art at Frisch: Like Clay in the Hands of the Potter

Last week, tenth grade Nach classes at Yeshivat Frisch had the opportunity to learn about the classic phrase “kachomer be-yad ha-yotzer”—“like clay in the hands of the potter”—through a multidisciplinary lesson combining limudei kodesh, art history and

Bi-Cultural Day School Receives National Blue Ribbon Honors

Bi-Cultural Day School of Stamford has been selected as a 2017 National Blue Ribbon School by the U.S. Department of Education, the only Jewish day school in the U.S. to receive this award, as announced by U.S. Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos.

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