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IDF Sergeant Delivers Powerful Message to FJA Students

Identifying himself as a veteran of at least seven serious military conflicts, Sergeant Benjamin Anthony of the Israeli Defense Forces (IDF) brought a sobering, but encouraging, message to students and staff at Frankel Jewish Academy. Arranged by FJA parent Dr. Sonia Gonte, Sgt. Anthony’s visit touched on historic elements of the past and present and […]

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Honoring Jeffrey Garden

Please join Frankel Jewish Academy as we honor Jeffrey Garden as our 2016 Keter Shem Tov honoree. The celebration of Jeff’s extraordinary dedication to Jewish education as an FJA founder will be on Tuesday, May 24, 2016 at The Berman Center for the Performing Arts. A strolling dinner will begin at 6:00 pm in Handleman […]

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Creating a Safe Space at FJA

The idea of a safe space is nothing new for the Jewish people. Throughout the generations we have venerated the batei midrashim (schools), batei knessiyot (shuls), and the all important bayit (home). Creating homes for living, learning, and praying was always a priority for developing a healthy soulful  life. Each one of these spaces is defined by […]

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FJA Students Donate Jackets to Soldiers

FJA students recently made a timely donation to Connections Israel, turning their contribution into the purchase of fleece jackets earmarked for a specific purpose. The charity sent the jackets on to officers and soldiers of Paratroopers Brigade Battalions 890, 202, and 101 as well as the Special Forces unit. The jackets were a welcome gift. […]

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