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Simchas Give Us Cause For Simcha

Lately, wonderful things have been popping up in the lives of FJA community members: brides, bridegrooms, bouncing babies. Take note of these recent and upcoming simchas (joyous occasions) that give us simcha (happiness), and always feel free to send on news of your own! ✡ Bradley Garden ’05, son of Helen and former President of the […]

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Zman Matan…Magazine-einu

The coming springtime festival of Shavuot is known as “zman matan torateinu,” the time of the giving of our Torah. FJA now marks the joyful day with another “matan” – the gifting to our community of a literary magazine called, appropriately enough, Matan. As our ancestors celebrated Shavuot by bringing the first fruits of their harvest […]

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Sof Stumper: Guess That Alum!

This member of the FJA Class of 2010 was once Editor of our school’s student periodical The Paradigm, and graduated this month from Barnard College! Guess that alum, who also played “The Lusty Widow” in FJA’s 2006 production of The Taming of the Shrew! Answer below…     ✡✡✡ ✡✡✡ ✡✡✡ ✡✡✡ ✡✡✡ ✡✡✡ ✡✡✡ ✡✡✡ ✡✡✡ […]

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Heartily Toasting the Heart of Our Community

During the strolling dinner at the Frankel Jewish Academy Patron Party on Wednesday, May 6 held at the Orchard Lake home of Shari and Alon Kaufman, a woman in pink was asked if she was having a fine time. Gesturing grandly around the span of the room, she answered, “With a view like this, how […]

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