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BetterTogether Community Service PAL’s Final Gala

Thursday was the final gala event of a hidden gem of a program we have at FJA entitled BetterTogether Community Service PAL. The program matched nine residents from Jewish Senior Living with nine students from FJA. The groups met weekly over the past semester. At the gala the students expressed how much they have grown […]

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Posted in Community, Events

FJA Students Visit Techweek

“So what college are you all from?” It was a question posed by the emcee of Wednesday’s Techweek Detroit event, where a group of Frankel Jewish Academy juniors were ingrained and engrossed in the diverse culture of entrepreneurship and tech start-ups at a local level. When the answer that came was “high school,” there was […]

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Posted in Community, Technology

Student Art a Collection of Talent

Prominently displayed in the Janice Charach Gallery, adjacent to the lobby of the JCC, several Frankel Jewish Academy students displayed an eclectic and interesting panoply of artwork across various spectrums, including painting, photography, ceramics, woodworking, and logo design. Infusing energy and creativity into their work, students embraced distinct colors, shapes, styles, sizes, and functions to […]

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Posted in Arts, Community

Innovative Changes Will Transform FJA Education

FJA to Add STEM Program, Digital Laboratories, and Expanded Jewish Studies Courses   I am thrilled to announce a number of new and exciting educational initiatives that will transform Frankel Jewish Academy teaching and learning.  Funded by a generous grant from the William Davidson Foundation, we will provide our students with an educational experience that […]

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Posted in Academics, Community, School Leadership