Tuesday, July 14, 2020


TABC Alumni Win Big At Bekiyus Blitz

TABC is proud of the many alumni who participated in Lander College’s 13th annual Bekiyus Blitz in Israel during the week before Purim. Yitzchak Tollinsky ‘18, of Yeshivat Hakotel, received the top test score and was awarded a full set of Mossad Harav Kook’s Chidushei Ritva. Mark Gottesman (Gush) ‘18 came in second


Yeshivat He’Atid Celebrates Its First Graduating Class

The YH administration spent Sunday afternoon celebrating the first graduating class of Yeshivat He’Atid! They drove through the town to each eighth graders’ homes to deliver special yard signs and their caps and gowns. With music, clapping and cheering they really made the first graduating class feel special


Science Comes to Life At Anshei Lubavitch

Anshei Lubavitch Preschool’s small scientists love experiencing what they’re learning about in a hands-on way! Students performed a colors experiment at home and also saw the school’s pet caterpillars move into their chrysalises onscreen this week! The students hypothesized about what would happen next.


Yeshivat Noam Makes Bubbles

In Ms. Seghal’s science class, eighth graders are learning about forces and vectors as part of their unit on Newton’s laws of motion.


Chabad of Tenafly Holds Mom Series

Lubavitch on the Palisades Preschool moms were treated to a weeklong nightly series of Zoom classes on several topics, including applying makeup for special occasions, pilates, yoga, baking and clean eating. The expert presenters included Natalie Zarour, Arielle Sheinbein, Tal Tanne, Tal Ironi and Shira Teichman. All of the classes


Yavneh Academy Holds Eighth Annual Lag B’Omer Maccabiah

What a day it was!! Not being able to be in school didn’t stop the Yavneh Academy third-fifth graders from participating in the eighth annual Lag B’Omer Maccabiah!

With background screens changed to country flags, the Yavneh athletes dressed in the color of their


Naaleh Students Go on Mystical Scavenger Hunt for Lag B’Omer

Naaleh celebrated Lag B’Omer with an amazing “Mystical Scavenger Hunt” revolving around the themes of the day. Each team solved riddles of gibberish phrases that revealed themes and symbols of the day, such as Meron, Kabbalah, Rabbi Akiva, bonfires, carob trees, acting with kindness and joyous celebration. After deciphering


RKYHS Scientific Engineering Students Pivot as They Develop Prototypes

The RKYHS 10th grade scientific engineering students had to make a significant shift when they started remote learning. In the physical classroom, students were working hard using circuitry and programming to build physical prototypes of solutions they designed to solve real world problems. In the last two months,


Virtual Lag B’Omer Is Absolutely Electric in Heichal

Virtual Lag B’Omer was absolutely electric at Heichal HaTorah. On Lag B’Omer night, the talmidim gathered round their screens with their lights off to join a spiritually uplifting Zoom kumzitz complete with multiple bonfires, singing and divrei Torah. The talmidim had the next afternoon off from classes so they could


BMS Hosts Virtual Lag B’Omer Celebrations

Bruriah Middle school Lag B’Omer celebrations started at night with a bonfire—complete with an inspiring story and incredible kumzitz. The fun continued during the day with presenting a Lag B’Omer/Sefira-themed cakes, voting and then announcing the winners. Congratulations to Estie Hess for winning first place and


Students at WTA Celebrate Lag B’Omer

There is a first time for everything! This year, WTA students and faculty took part in a virtual Lag B’Omer celebration. Staying true to the many components that would normally take place at school, the staff got creative with ways to engage the children from home. From a live kumzitz with music and stories, to


BCHSJS Holds Closing Exercises

The Bergen County High School of Jewish Studies (BCHSJS) has been holding classes online via Zoom. This past Sunday, was the last day of classes at which closing exercises were held. Students received awards as “Outstanding Students” if they were so named by at least two of their three teachers.