Thursday, May 24, 2018


MTA Engineering Students and Robotics Team Present at CIJE Innovation Fair

Fifty two MTA engineering students presented 16 innovative STEM projects at the Center for Initiatives in Jewish Education—CIJE Innovation Fair, held on Sunday, May 6, at the New York Hilton. Five robotics team members also exhibited their own presentation. “We are incredibly proud of our students for their

Anshei Lubavitch Preschoolers Get Ready for Shavuot

Anshei Lubavitch preschoolers have been busy all week learning and preparing for Shavuot. From the youngest aleph through the pre-k classes, students have created beautiful pieces of process art to celebrate the giving of the Torah. Students in Morah Leah’s class created their own Torah scrolls which they filled

Ma’ayanot STEAM Students Compete in ‘Carp Tank’ at Jewish Home at Rockleigh

You’ve seen the hit TV show “Shark Tank,” where budding entrepreneurs vie for the chance to bring their dreams to reality. Welcome to “Carp Tank,” an inaugural event in which Ma’ayanot STEAM entrepreneurs pitched their inventions at the Jewish Home at Rockleigh on Tuesday, May 8.

TABC’s Y8 Shiur Makes Siyum on Seder Moed With Mishnathon

Rabbi Kessel’s Y8 shiur dedicated an entire morning to finishing Mishnayot Seder Moed. Each chavruta had three weeks to prepare their mesechta and on Tuesday, May 1, the shiur finished it all together start to finish. The siyum was made by freshman Daniel Kroopnick with Rabbi Wiener and Rabbi Hoenig stopping in

Gan Yaldenu of Teaneck Celebrates Lag B’Omer

MTA Senior Aryeh Greenberg Wins Second Consecutive WWDC18 Scholarship

For the second consecutive year, MTA senior Aryeh Greenberg has won a scholarship to attend the Apple Worldwide Developers Conference, taking place from June 4-8, in San Jose, CA. WWDC offers 100 technical and design-focused sessions presented by Apple engineers, hands-on labs, one-on-one consultations with experts, guest speakers

Yeshivat Noam Third Graders Learn About Fire Safety

The Department of Fire Safety met with each of the Yeshivat Noam third grade classes to talk about fire safety. Using a simulated fire experience, the students crawled through a window when the “house” filled with smoke.

Torah Factory Comes to LPS

Rabbi Moshe Grossbaum from the Living Legacy brought the Torah Factory to LPS preschool today. Pre-k and kindergarten students enjoyed learning about how a Torah is written and practiced writing Hebrew words with a real ink and quill all by themselves.

Tenafly Chabad Academy Second Graders Study Animal Habitats

Mrs. Shatkin and Morah Vardit’s second graders have been studying animals and their habitats. They created dioramas and posters showing each animal in its natural habitat. Then, the children held an animal habitat fair and invited the first graders in to learn about different animals and where they live.

Moriah Eighth Grade Robotics Club Participates in MakerXpo

Moriah eighth grade Robotics Club students participated in the third annual MakerXpo at the CIJE Innovation Day at the New York Hilton this past Sunday, May 6. Students worked with their science teacher. Sandra Knoll to develop useful designs. Moriah presented four innovative original booths. They showcased a computer

He’Atid Students Raise Money With Lemonade

With the weather finally warming up, lemonade stands have begun popping up around the local neighborhoods. Yeshivat He’Atid students have taken this as an opportunity to raise money for the school’s scholarship fund. One pair of sisters even ran an art sale for the same purpose. To date, student-run stands

Ehud Barak Visits SAR High School

The students of SAR High School had the remarkable privilege on Monday of being addressed by Ehud Barak, former prime minister of the State of Israel. Barak described his dramatic experiences as an officer in Sayeret Matkal, the elite commando unit of the IDF, and shared his thoughts on the most recent political