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Z’man Simchateinu and the concept of happiness

by Dr. Kalman Stein, Head of School This coming Sunday evening we usher in Sukkot, Z'man Simchateinu, the Season of our Happiness. Let us take a moment to consider what the Torah has in mind when it speaks of the concept of happiness, of Simcha. The Torah and Halakha...

Our school’s bracha for the coming year

by Dr. Kalman Stein, Head of School In this week's Torah reading, Parashat Ki Tavo, we encounter a relatively short description of the blessings HaKadosh Barukh Hu will shower upon us if we live up to our religious obligations, followed by a long, harrowing litany of...

Beeyond the classroom: A model of 21st century learning

You might say they had an unbeelievable time. Grade 1A and B students were abuzz with excitement on Tuesday when they visited a 150-acre farm all the way in Cockeysville, Maryland, in anticipation of Rosh Hashana. The virtual field trip didn’t require packing...

Chodesh Elul: Be both a resident and a tourist

by Dr. Kalman Stein, Head of School This Shabbat we usher in Chodesh Elul and we begin preparing ourselves spiritually for Rosh HaShana and Yom Kippur. Beginning on Rosh Chodesh all Ashkenazi and many Sephardi communities begin saying the twenty-seventh Perek of...

Injured Tzahal vets inspire students

Only one week into the new school year, Grade 10 and 11 students were privileged to meet three former members of the IDF who are in Montreal on a two-week visit as representatives of Beit Halochem. The Israel-based non-profit organization assists over 51,000 Israeli...

Meet our new head of school!

The typical fanfare surrounding the first day of school at Hebrew Academy was heightened this year, as faculty, staff, students and parents welcomed their first-ever head of school in the institution’s 48-year history. The arrival of Dr. Kalman Stein from Teaneck, New...

Happy first day of school!

Excitement was in the air today as friends both old and new came together for the first day of school. From our youngsters in CPE and Kindergarten to our High School Seniors, our veteran faculty members to our new colleagues, our seasoned parents to our first-time...

Hakarat Hatov: Dvar Torah on Parshat Beha’alotcha

By Eliana Eisenberg, Grade 6 Hi, my name is Eliana Elsenberg and tomorrow I am graduating from Grade 6 at Hebrew Academy.  This week’s Parsha is Parshat Beha’alotcha. In the parsha, we learn about the Jews leaving Har Sinai after a whole year of camping there. ...

HA student wins Best Pleader at Moot Court of Jewish Law

by High School Principal Dr. Laura Segall The Moot Court of Jewish Law is an eight-year old program founded by the Bronfman Jewish Education Center and McGill University Faculty of Law that introduces Grade 10 students to the intricacies of defending a legal case. ...

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