Jewish day school

Diaspora Jews are like family, we don't need to agree - WZO Diaspora head

Representatives from the World Zionist Organization, El Al and Israel's Diaspora Affairs Ministry spoke at The Jerusalem Post's Annual Conference in a panel: Building Bridges: The Diaspora and Israel

15/09/2022

'Inside Jewish Day Schools': How should North American Jews be educated?

Inside Jewish Day Schools presents a unique perspective on Jewish education in North America and the factors that contribute to successful learning, and help advance and improve Jewish education.

Former school executive allegedly stole more than $8 million from a Long Island Jewish day school

David Ostrove embezzled over $8 million from the Schechter Jewish Day School of Long Island

By Jackie Hajdenberg/JTA
27/07/2022

Why is there such a big gap in US Jewish day school teacher salaries?

Jewish day school teachers in the Tristate area or the West Coast range from $60,000-$90,000. In Florida, the salaries range from $40,000-$75,000 and in the Midwest $32,500-$50,000.

04/07/2022

The Supreme Court just made sure religious institutions won’t be left out of government funding

The US Supreme Court issued a landmark decision prohibiting the government from excluding religion and religious institutions from government funding programs. 

By MICHAEL A. HELFAND/JTA
23/06/2022

NYC high school brings its entire student body to visit Israel

The Birthright-style trip saw students at New York's Ramaz School visit iconic sites all across Israel, in cities such as Jerusalem, Tel-Aviv, Netanya, Tiberias and Tzfat.

British Orthodox school fined for taking children hiking in an ice storm

The Newcastle Magistrate's Court fined the school last week. The supervisors checked the weather report before setting off but ignored a warning against climbing past the snow line, the court found.

By CNAAN LIPHSHIZ/JTA
24/02/2022

How this Modern Orthodox yeshiva went viral with a tweet about Nirvana

While the school’s Twitter account has fewer than 4,000 followers, it has become something of a celebrity among those who frequent “Frum Twitter.”

By SHIRA HANAU/JTA
04/02/2022
A MAN plays with a soccer ball in a field at Central Park on spring equinox, in the Manhattan boroug

As COVID spikes in NYC, Jewish schools and synagogues are going remote again

Meanwhile, multiple synagogues announced Friday that they would hold services this Shabbat online only, in what even they said felt like a replay of the beginning of the pandemic.

By BEN SALES/JTA
18/12/2021
The Boston City Hall lights up in blue and white for Israel's 73rd Independence Day, April 15, 2021.

Chabad rabbi stabbed in front of Jewish day school and synagogue in Boston

"The State of Israel will do everything in its power to ensure the safety and security of Jews throughout the world," tweeted Diaspora Affairs Minister Nachman Shai.

By SHIRA HANAU/JTA , JERUSALEM POST STAFF
03/07/2021
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