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Monday, September 23, 2019

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Yavneh Academy Human Body Expo

Yavneh Academy’s Early Childhood students were privileged to visit Yavneh Academy’s first 7th-grade Human Body Expo. The students’ pro­jects were made from recyclable material. Each project contained an in­teractive component that showed two body systems chosen by the students and how they interact. The seventh graders had some great

Odelia Fried Wins Literary Competition

Ben Porat Yosef eighth-grade student Odelia Fried won 1st place in the Middle School Art Siegelbaum Literary & Visual Arts Compe­tition for her crea­tive writing piece, “Striped Skin and a Yellow Star Birth­mark.” The competi­tion was sponsored by the Holocaust Museum & Study Center located in Suffern, NY. Mid­dle school students

Lital Glickman: A Winner at the Paramus Library

On May 20, Lital Glickman, a fifth grad­er at Ben Porat Yosef, received an award from Paramus Mayor Richard LaBarbiera for her poetry submission to the annual poet­ry competition held by the Paramus library. Nine Paramus schools submitted entries and Lital won third place in the Fifth Grade category for her poem, entitled

RYNJ 8th Graders Present The Six Days and the Seven Gates

The eighth-grade boys of Rosenbaum Ye­shiva of North Jersey were very busy during the past several weeks: studying for finals, trave­ling on their gradua­tion trip, attending their senior breakfast, enjoy­ing their yearbooks, and practicing their graduation cantata. In spite of this whirlwind of activi­ty, they managed to devote a great deal of

Groups Presents “Smart Boot” at Frisch Engineering Symposium

One of the groups that presented engineering projects at Frisch’s first annual Science Research and Engineering Symposium included Adam Blake 10th graders of West Orange, Gabi Weiss of Englewood, and Cassandra Scarpa of Spring Valley. Their project, overseen by en­gineering teacher and electrical engineer Rifkie Silverman, was a dig­ital supportive boot

MTA Students Receive Commendation from C-SPAN

On May 28th, the students of Yeshiva Univer­sity High School for Boys filed into Lamport Au­ditorium to watch a special movie awards cere­mony. Although MTA has hosted a number of film competitions over the last several years, this one was special. Doug Hemmig, a representa­tive of CSPAN—the public broadcasting com­pany—was there to

Bruriah Students for Efrat CRIB

Elizabeth—Bruriah 11th graders set out to raise $1200 for the Israeli organ­ization EFRAT CRIB. The money is used to subsidize one mother who could not otherwise afford to keep her baby. The students surpassed their goal and dou­bled it by raising $2400.

The fundraiser was initiated by veter­an Bruriah teacher Mr. Joel Glazer in

Torah Bowl Champions: Bruriah Wins the 2014 Torah Bowl Final Round

Elizabeth—Coming from behind in an exciting and close competition, the Bruriah team beat SKA, Flatbush, and Ramaz in the fi­nal round and finished first of all the regions.

Moving on from the Western Division championship back in April, the final match on May 21 was against the three other teams who were the head of their

Authors Day at BPY

Ben Porat Yosef first through fifth grades celebrated Authors Day on June 10th. Students pre­sented their original writing, including poetry and short stories and essays, to an audience of par­ents and special guests.

MTA Torah Bowl Team Are Champs Again!

The MTA Torah Bowl team has a rich legacy of championship victories. In both 2011 and 2012, the team took the title, and after losing by a hair in 2013, the MTA Lions were eager to reclaim their place at the top of the

YU Torah-Umadda Book Award Goes to Fine and Book

Over the past few years TABC has had the privilege of presenting a book award from Brandeis University. This year the school had the privilege of adding a second university’s book award for our juniors.

The Brandeis University Book Award is presented each year to an academically outstanding junior who demonstrates a commitment to civic engagement,

Moriah’s 3rd graders participated in the Link Up program at Carnegie Hall in New York City!

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