HA students JUMP into leadership

HA students JUMP into leadership

by Chagit Bender, Grade 11, JUMP Team HA Member For the first year ever, Hebrew Academy has entered its very own NCSY JUMP team to participate in a six- month leadership development program. The team is led by HA Dean of Jewish Life and Director of Judaic Studies...
HA launches new Israel Studies curriculum

HA launches new Israel Studies curriculum

by Rabbi Eddie Shostak, Dean of Jewish Life & High School Judaic Studies Department Head In September of 2000 as my fellow McGill University Jewish students, students across the city, and I began another academic year, we were faced with the shock of our young...
Mazel Tov to our latest NHS inductees!

Mazel Tov to our latest NHS inductees!

On Thursday June 15, Hebrew Academy recognized the 2017 National Honor Society inductees in a small ceremony before family and friends. The National Honor Society was established in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania in 1921. Hebrew Academy has been a member of the Rambam...
HA in DC: Grade 11 heads to Washington

HA in DC: Grade 11 heads to Washington

Every year during the week of Yom Hashoa, Hebrew Academy Grade 11 students spend a few days in Washington D.C. where they explore the city’s myriad museums, rich history and culture, and mark Holocaust Remembrance Day with a special assembly and visit to the United...
Four days in Israel, a lifetime of memories

Four days in Israel, a lifetime of memories

Ten of our Grade 10 students along with High School Principal Dr. Laura Segall just returned from a whirlwind weekend in Israel where they participated in the Jerusalem Marathon on behalf of Team Shalva. Our students raised a whopping $36,000 for the organization and...