Wednesday, August 15, 2018


University of Rochester Awards Top MTA Juniors

The University of Rochester sponsors four prestigious awards on an annual basis, recognizing outstanding achievements in leadership and academics of high school juniors. MTA is proud to announce this year’s awardees: Dov Pfeiffer, of Bergenfield, received the Bausch & Lomb Honorary Science Award, which recognizes high

BPY Sixth Graders Inducted Into International Thespian Society

On Thursday, June 7, seven Ben Porat Yosef sixth grade students were inducted into the BPY chapter of the Jr. International Thespian Society (ITS), an honor society that acknowledges student achievement in theater. Along with this achievement, four eighth grade students were honored as well with “Excellence in Theater”

RPRY Takes First Place in Israel Day Parade

Rabbi Pesach Raymon Yeshiva took first place in the Israel Day Parade! The school always bring a passionate group to the parade each year to celebrate Israel and to express thier love for Am Yisrael, Torat Yisrael and Medinat Yisrael. This year, out of all of the 40,000 marchers on Fifth Avenue, with their amazing banners, props

STEM Roller Skating Combines Learning and Fun for JKHA Students

JKHA middle school students enjoyed an end of year field trip that combined STEM learning and fun when they traveled to the Branch Brook Park Roller Skating Center in Newark, for STEM roller skating. The trip was a unique educational experience where students learned how the concepts of science, technology,

JEC Faculty Never Stops Learning

Within moments of the school emptying of students for the summer, the JEC Lower School teachers had a reflective and inspirational closing faculty lunch. Soon after, they went right back to work, taking on the role of once again being a student, in refining their teaching resources. Some of the teachers engaged in

Yeshivat Noam Kindergarten Graduates

MTA Enjoys ‘Shavuot in Yeshiva’

MTA hosted an inspirational “Shavuot in Yeshiva” for juniors and seniors. Talmidim arrived on erev Shabbat, excited for what promised to be an incredible Shavuot with Head of School Rabbi Joshua Kahn, Yeshiva University students, YU’s Kollel Elyon, and YU Roshei Yeshiva Rav Yitzchok Cohen, Rav Hershel Reichman and

Ma’ayanot Heartbeats Visit HUMC

The business heads of the Ma’ayanot Heartbeats, led by their faculty adviser Dr. Shoshana Poupko, delivered a check for $17,500 to Tackle Kids Cancer at Hackensack University Medical Center last week. The record-breaking contribution was matched by New York Giants Quarterback Eli Manning for a total of $35,000, which will benefit

BPY Students Enjoy ‘Education on the Road’

Ben Porat Yosef eighth grade, fourth grade and nursery students enjoyed special time outside of school this week during educational trips. The eighth graders celebrated their imminent graduation with a final BPY trip experience in Washington, D.C. They visited and learned about many important city sites, including

Yavneh Academy Holds Parade of Champions

“Hard work pays off!” was the message that rang out clearly at Yavneh Academy on Tuesday, June 12. In recognition of the 2017-2018 middle school champions in both academic and sports competitions, Yavneh hosted a Parade of Champions. The school spirit was tangible as students and faculty dressed in

TABC Post-Finals Hashkafa Kollel: Bar Kochva a Candidate for Mashiach?

What a fabulous three days of learning at TABC! The sixteenth annual post finals learning program at TABC witnessed 25 students, spanning freshmen to graduated seniors, focusing on the critical hashkafic issues of free will and yemot hamashiach. The discussions and debates were deeply insightful, intense and

Mazel Tov to RYNJ Class of 2018