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Saturday, February 16, 2019

Schools

Idea School Sends Debut Delegation to Model UN

Students Emma Hasson, Zac Askinasi and Sarah Gorbatov represented Ghana at the Yeshiva University Model United Nations conference on February 10.

Yeshivat Frisch Students Get Fresh Insight Into Israel

As part of Frisch’s Herschmann-Chouake Israel Advocacy Program last week, students and faculty at Yeshivat Frisch heard the unique story and perspective of Yoseph Haddad, an Israeli Arab Christian. Haddad served as a commander in the elite Golani unit of the Israel Defense Forces, where he was severely injured.

He’Atid Fifth Graders Bake Challot

Thank you to Morah Limor Levy for inviting the Yeshivat He’Atid 5A girls to her home to perform the mitzvah of hafrashat challah. The mitzvah and bracha were done for the sake of a refuah sheleima for דויד בן אידל. He’Atid love when teachers open their homes for students, especially to practice

MDS Hosts Tri-State Chess Tournament

On Sunday, February 3, MDS students excelled in the Tri-State Chess Tournament held at Manhattan Day School. The MDS Team came in first place in the elementary section and won a team trophy for the school. Fifth grader Noa A. won first place in the section and received an individual first place trophy. All MDS tournament

Yavneh Students Attend the Metropolitan Opera

On Monday, February 4, a group of Yavneh students, including sixth graders and members of the Opera Club and Concert Choir, attended the final dress rehearsal of “La Fille Du Regiment” at the Metropolitan Opera.

Jeffrey Ohrenstein of Memorial Scrolls Trust Addresses Yavneh Academy Students

Yavneh Academy hosted Jeffrey Ohrenstein from the London based “Memorial Scrolls Trust.”

This organization took upon itself the preservation and distribution of over 1,500 sifrei Torah that were saved from destruction during the second World War.

Kol Chaverim Preschool Has Clean Teeth

Kol Chaverim Preschool enjoyed a special visit from a dentist and her puppet this week! The class focused on healthy eating and keeping our teeth clean. They enjoyed incorporating math, science and literacy into all classes. They can’t wait to use their sticker chart for brushing this week!

TABC Freshmen Chill Together

On Thursday, Jan 31, TABC’s freshman class had the first ever Freshman Chill. To kick off their second semester of school the group went to Urban Air where they had the entire place to themselves and had a blast. From there it was an awesome lunch at Noah’s Ark where the entire class enjoyed words of Torah

Preschool of Chabad of Fort Lee Focuses on Dental Health

Dr. Lori Nasif, from Fort Lee Cosmetic Dentist joined Preschool at Chabad for a fun and engaging, hands on lesson about dental health. The children enjoyed the opportunity to use brush the alligators teeth and count them using dental tools. They pointed to healthy foods they like that are good for their teeth. and enjoyed follow-up

He’Atid Pre-K Gets Healthy

Yeshivat He’atid’s pre-k celebrated health week last week. Students learned all about different ways to stay healthy and strong. They had a few special visitors come and give them professional advice as well. Thank you to Dr. Michelle Weissman and Dr. Eytan Chen for taking the time!

Tenafly Chabad Academy Bakes Hamantashen

Tenafly Chabad Academy students got in the spirit of Rosh Chodesh Adar Alef by baking hamantashen.

Yeshivat Noam Middle Schoolers Break Siyum Record

Yeshivat Noam is proud to report that the middle schoolers had record breaking participation in the Shamati Learning Program over winter break. Seventy six students made a siyum in celebration of completing learning their mishnayot— masechet Rosh Hashanah or masechet Makkot—depending on whether they are in