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Dean's Letter Zachor

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Dear Parents,

Last week the school held its annual 33-hour online campaign. Each of these past campaigns had achieved their goals – but this year’s campaign was unique. In life, there are many items that need to be taken care of in our communal and personal lives. As individuals, we are forced to judge daily where we should invest our...

Dean's Letter Shekalim

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Dear Parents,

Monday and Tuesday of this week were nothing short of magical, as our parents and community joined together with care and purpose to make our matching campaign the great success that it was. When setting up these campaigns, we are always careful not to set a goal that is too high, although the funds are certainly needed. We...

Dean's Letter Yisro

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Dear Parents,

This week is Parshas Yisro, the week of Aseres Hadibros, in which Hashem gives us the most precious gift and partnership – to be Hashem’s “mamleches Kohanim vegoy kodosh – an exalted, uplifted holy nation.”

It is easy to get into a daily schedule of learning, attending school, davening, and...

Dean's Letter Beshalach

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Dear Parents,

Rabbi Mordechai Kamenetzky writes:

    The beginning of this week’s parshah describes Yetzias Mitzrayim. Jews gathered their possessions and took gold and silver from the Egyptians. One person, however, was preoccupied with other treasures. “Moshe took Yosef’s bones with him, for Yosef had made the...