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Friday, May 29, 2020

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Ma’ayanot Celebrates Seniors

Ma’ayanot teachers relished the chance to visit the Ma’ayanot Class of 2020 at their homes. Teachers brought lawn signs for the students to proudly display. The students were so surprised and elated to have a chance to once again see their beloved teachers. The students and teachers alike were sending each

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MTA Student Leaders Participate in Civic Spirit Day

MTA talmidim Sam Blech, Samuel Gorman, Akiva Kra, Binyamin Rubin, Yitzy Shaykevich and Jonathan Sherman represented MTA at Civic Spirit Day on Thursday, May 7. The goal of this event, hosted by Civic Spirit, an organization that provides school communities with the tools, training and a diverse network to foster

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Yavneh Middle School Students ‘Socialize’ at Chill Zones

While Yavneh Academy has been maintaining the academic component of the school experience during distance learning, staff has also been focusing on the social/emotional lives of the students. One part of this effort has been the weekly evening Chill Zones in middle school; one for sixth, one for seventh and one for eighth-graders.

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Senator Cory Booker Addresses RKYHS

New Jersey Senator Cory Booker took time out of his day to meet with students at RKYHS last Wednesday. Booker, who was speaking to them on Yom Ha’atzmaut spoke to students on a variety of topics. He discussed the current Covid-19 situation and responses to the pandemic. Quoting from Tanach, he described how we are all standing in

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TABC Freshmen Launch Newsroom

Rebecca Lopkin’s ninth grade speech class is launching a unique PBL (Project Based Learning) venture entitled TABC Newsroom. The class was divided into four groups, with one member of each group appointed anchor and the others serving as reporters. Students then chose what type of reporter they wanted to be: sports,

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Moriah School Offers a Hand During Tough Times

During a time when so many people are reaching out for help, The Moriah School has stepped up to answer the call.

With the help of generous donations from Moriah families, the school has employed its caterer, Five Star Caterers, to cook and prepare meals for those in need within the

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Anshei Lubavitch Celebrates Lag B’Omer

Anshei Lubavitch students have been carefully counting each day of the Omer and were so excited to reach day number 33 this week! The children made beautiful tissue-paper bonfire artwork, attended a virtual bonfire and learned all about the story of Rabbi Akiva. They commemorated Rabbis Akiva’s students by

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Gan Yaldenu Tots of Bergenfield Celebrates Mother’s Day

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Happy Mother's Day From RYNJ

Mother’s Day is a day dedicated to celebrating all of the moms out there but we’re thankful for them every single day!! It wasn’t easy but RYNJ teachers managed to surprise some RYNJ moms with adorable and sweet Mother’s Day gifts. Happy Mothers Day from RYNJ!

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RKYHS Students Attend Private Event With Ambassador Rob Dermer

RKYHS seniors had the opportunity to hear from Israeli Ambassador Ron Dermer. Ambassador Dermer spoke to students from North American Jewish Day Schools on the topic “Private Conversations with Israeli Ambassador Ron Dermer” hosted by Prizmah: Center for Jewish Day Schools. Ambassador Dermer reached out to Prizmah offering an

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Bruriah Middle School Has Game Time

Who has pretended to be asleep but really wasn’t? Who has walked out of the house with clothes inside out? Who has eaten in class and was sure that nobody saw? Through a funny game of “Never Have I Ever,” Bruriah students answered these questions and more while learning about each other. Another fabulous activity to

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JKHA Fifth Graders Continue Distance Learning Program With Israel

Throughout this year, JKHA fifth grade students have had the opportunity to participate in the Eretz Chemda Distance Learning Program. Students have been able to continue the program in their current remote learning as well. This interactive bi-weekly course, taught directly from Jerusalem, teaches the mitzvot of the Land of Israel

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