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Upper School Updates: Department Chairs

May 3, 2021

As we move forward with our vision to attract and retain highly qualified educational staff who are passionate about meeting the unique needs of all of our students, we are excited to share two important announcements.  We are thrilled to announce Mrs. Davida Yitzhaky as our new English Department Chair. In her role as Department…

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Introducing our new Rosh Kollel and B’Not Sherut

April 29, 2021

Dear Berman Community, Recently, we rolled out a sneak peek into our vision for the future of Berman Hebrew Academy. In line with our vision, we are fully committed to further developing and enhancing our Judaic curricular and co-curricular courses, programs, and activities. We wanted to update you on some of the exciting things we…

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Exciting New Berman Hires

March 17, 2021

Dear Berman Community,  In our ongoing commitment to bring highly qualified staff to our team who are passionate about meeting the unique needs of our students, we are excited to announce two new hires to our Berman team. Rabbi Tzvi Hametz will join our team as our new Director of STEM Education and Innovation and…

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A Growing Partnership: GrowTorah

March 1, 2021

We are thrilled to announce our new partnership with GrowTorah, an organization that develops garden-based experiential and environmental Torah education programs for Jewish day schools. Through this partnership, our students, and the broader Berman community, will cultivate a more sustainable future driven by Torah values. Over the summer, Berman school staff will be trained in…

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Model UN Places Second in YUNMUN

February 25, 2021

Mazal tov to our Model UN delegation who placed second overall in the YU Model UN Conference earlier this month. Five Berman students won individual awards: Best Delegate Eitan Lichtash (10th) Tekoa Sultan-Reisler (12th) Ben Winters (11th) Honorable Mention Maya Einhorn (12th) Penina Sloan (10th) Our students had to learn and master a new virtual…

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Introducing Our New Middle School Principal

February 8, 2021

We are thrilled to introduce Ms. Shira Loewenstein as our new Middle School Principal. Ms. Loewenstein will join our administrative team this summer. In our search for a Middle School Principal, our priorities were to hire someone that will execute on a vision of academic excellence and religious inspiration for our Middle School, create a positive culture…

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Community Snapshot – January 13, 2021

January 13, 2021

This past year has been a year of moments. We will remember the moments when we felt isolated and alone, and the moments where we felt the sense of community more than we ever have before. We will remember the moments of uncertainty, and the moments of strength and clarity. As clearly as we will…

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Norma Johnson Named Abraham Lincoln Teachers Fellow

January 5, 2021

Mazal tov to Upper School History teacher Norma Johnson on being selected to the inaugural Abraham Lincoln Teachers Fellowship through The Tikvah Fund. Ms. Johnson was nominated by her current and former students who recognized her passion for teaching history, and was selected from a pool of nearly 200 candidates. We are incredibly proud of Ms….

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