Kindergarten and First Grade Field Trip

Sunday, November 15, the kindergarten and first grade and their parents will have a field trip to Rabbi Litcofsky's house. Our youngest students in the religious school and their parents will meet at Rabbi Litcofsky's house, 8:45 - 10:45 am. Building upon what the families learned together about Erev Shabbat, [...]

By | November 9th, 2015|First Grade, Kindergarten, Religious School|0 Comments

Join Us for Mishpachah Shabbat Friday, November 20, 6:30 pm

Friday, November 20, is our next Mishpachah (Family) Shabbat. Please join us as we welcome Shabbat. Our service will provide an opportunity to spend time together as a family, to continue to build relationships with other families in our congregation, to breathe more deeply, and to pray together as a [...]

Team Ed Hosts First of Four Parent Meetings

  Team Education, our committee who works with Susan Cosden on curriculum and religious school planning, will be hosting sessions on October 25, December 6, March 6, and April 10 for parents to give us feedback on the many new components of our school this year. The first of these [...]

Religious School Celebrates Our Temple’s 60th Anniversary

This November our congregation begins to celebrate our 60th anniversary. On November 1 our religious school will have a school-wide 60th anniversary celebration experience during regular class hours, 8:45-10:45 am. Our kindergarten - sixth graders will come together for the day to learn about our synagogue's history, to celebrate who [...]

Simchat Torah/Consecration 6:00 PM Sunday October 4th

On Sunday, October 4 at 6:00 pm will be our Erev Simchat Torah Service and Consecration Ceremony. As we celebrate finishing reading the end of Deuteronomy and beginning to read the Torah immediately again in Genesis, it is the perfect time to welcome all of our new students into our [...]

By | October 2nd, 2015|Holidays, Kindergarten, Religious School, Services, Third Grade|0 Comments

Kindergarten/First Grade Family Education

Our first family education experience of the year took place on Sunday, October 11, with our kindergarten and first graders and their parents. Our theme for the morning was, "A Glimpse of Paradise: Shabbat in Your Home." Our morning began with time to schmooze and nosh for our parents and [...]

By | October 2nd, 2015|First Grade, Kindergarten, Religious School|0 Comments

Let’s Meet & Welcome Dotan Miller: K-6 Grade Rishon from Israel for this upcoming Religious School year

Temple Emanu-El of West Essex. the Religious School and Susan Cosden would like to welcome Dotan Miller- דותן מילר  our K-6 Grade Rishon from Israel for this upcoming school year.   Here is a little about Dotan in his own words: "I was born in Rishon Lezion, Israel and grew up with [...]