Monday, May 21, 2018


JKHA Students Take Home Top Spots in Math Masters Tournament

Fifty students from four schools, including JKHA, Ben Porat Yosef, Golda Och and Moriah, participated in the Math Masters Tournament. Teams of students from grades six through eight competed head-to-head both individually and as a team. The competition allows tremendous opportunity for students to grow mathematically. The

Yeshiva University Women’s Tennis Concludes Historic Season

(Courtesy of yumacs.com) The Yeshiva University women’s tennis team’s historic season came to a close on Thursday morning, as Yeshiva dropped its NCAA tournament first round matchup to nationally-ranked No. 18 Skidmore College, 5-0, on the Proctor Tennis Courts.

It was a special season for

RYNJ Loves Lag B’Omer

NJ Students Excel at CIJE-Tech Innovation Day

This year’s CIJE-Tech Innovation Day took place on May 7 at the New York Hilton and featured some 400 engineering capstone projects of 1300 students from 32 different yeshiva day schools, the culmination of the CIJE-Tech High School Program.

Yeshivat Noam ‘Kindness’ Color War Kicks Off With AGT’s Ilan Swartz-Brownstein

The Yeshivat Noam “Kindness” themed Color War was kicked off with a beatbox performance by Y-Studs percussionist Ilan Swartz-Brownstein who famously competed on America’s Got Talent. The beatboxing performer shared stories about kindness while teaching beatboxing. Color war was filled with sports,

Moriah Lower School Has Color War

Lag B’Omer in lower school was filled with so much fun and excitement, it’s difficult to believe that all the activities fit into just one day. The feeling of anticipation was palpable as the building filled with students dressed in hats, shirts, jewelry and wigs corresponding to their team colors. After an

Yavneh Faculty Members Present at Lausanne Learning Institute Atlantic

Lausanne Learning Institute Atlantic was a premier two-day professional development conference that is designed for teachers to share their practical classroom skills with other teachers in the East Coast region. Featuring STEAM projects, active learning sessions and collaborative events, LLI Atlantic is the new generation

Teach NJS Visits Ben Porat Yosef

Ben Porat Yosef middle school students were addressed by representatives of Teach NJS on Tuesday, May 1. On the heels of a very successful legislative breakfast, at which a BPY contingent was present, the organization representatives spoke to the students about the importance of political advocacy, about its critical

BPY Celebrates Lag B’Omer With Day of Chesed

Last week, on Lag B’Omer, Ben Porat Yosef students in grades one through eight participated in a variety of chesed activities as part of a special program sponsored by Rabbi Chaim and Dr. Shoshana Poupko in loving memory of their daughter, Chana, a”h. Chana’s older sisters, Ayelet and Elana, attend

MTA Talmidim Enjoy Lag B’Omer at Camp Merockdim

MTA talmidim enjoyed an incredible Lag B’Omer at Camp Merockdim! Following davening and a shiur klali by Associate Principal Rabbi Schenker at yeshiva, talmidim loaded the buses and were off for a fun-filled day! From softball, basketball, hockey, soccer, flag football, ultimate frisbee and volleyball

Moriah Middle School Celebrates Lag B’Omer

Moriah had a great time celebrating Lag B’Omer this week! The day started by giving back to the community with a chesed activity for the Weekend Snack Pack Program. Students packed nutritious, kid-friendly snacks at the Center for Food Action for local students at risk of hunger. This program was made possible

SAR HS Enjoys Lag B’Omer Celebrations

As the sun was setting at the start of the 33rd day of the Omer, students gathered in the parking lot to grill with Mr. Roschwalb, Ms. Szafranski and Mr. Steier, they then boarded the bus to attend the Lag B’Omer festivities in Kiryat Joel. The Kiryat Joel community gathers together to celebrate Lag B’Omer in song and dance,