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Performing and Visual Arts Department

Evening of the Arts | Tues., May 23 GET READY TO be wowed by the talent that exists at FJA during the spring Evening of the Arts. One night only, beginning at 6:30 p.m. on Tues., May 23, the Performing and Visual Arts Department will showcase selected student artistry from Ceramics; Drawing and Painting; Woodworking; […]

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Science Department

Into the Muck: Real-World Science in our Backyard By Nick Mantas, Science Dept. Chair ONE OF THE annual issues many AP teachers confront is how to keep a class engaged after the AP exam and the seniors leave. AP Environmental Science (APES) teachers Shauna James and Sydney Stevens seemingly solved the riddle with a project […]

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Professional Development

FJA Teachers Don’t Slough Off During Summer Break By Bob Miller, FJA Staff PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT IS a key component that makes FJA’s faculty the fuel that propels our students. This summer, history instructor Joseph Bernstein has a unique learning opportunity planned that will surely benefit his classes. Bernstein gained acceptance to the 2017 USS Midway’s […]

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Sof Shavua’s Staff Spotlight…

10 Things You Didn’t Know About … Rabbi Azaryah Cohen Head of School 1. I brew my own beer. 2. My wife and I have five children. 3. I lived in New York for eight years. 4. Throughout college, I worked in a kosher pizza shop in Brooklyn. 5. I run long-distance races. 6. I […]

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