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Dean's letter Shlach

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Dear Parents,
This past Sunday we all joined together in celebration at our annual Amudim dinner, held this year at the newly renovated Jewish Alliance of Rhode Island. Attendees were treated not only to a beautifully renovated lobby and entryway, but also to the fine décor of the reception and social hall that was adorned with beautiful...

Deans Letter Behaaloscha

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Dear Parents,
I am happy to announce that, boruch Hashem, our journal ad campaign has been most successful and that we have exceeded our goal for this year’s fundraiser. We look forward to an exciting evening on Sunday and to paying tribute to this year’s honorees, who have all had a positive influence on the school. The reception will...

Deans letter Bamidbar

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Dear Parents,
The Talmud reports that the generation of Yehuda Bar Illai represented Torah study at its best. What was so striking about that generation? The Talmud says that in that period, six people would study together under a single blanket. On one level, the Talmud means that despite having only one blanket due to harsh poverty, the...

Deans Letter Behar Bechukosai

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Dear Parents,
This week’s Torah portion, Behar-Bechukosai, continues on the theme of past parshios, suggesting that in an ideal world it is easier to reach higher levels of spirituality when our emphasis in life leans in a more spiritual direction. Our earthly aspirations can be used to enhance our avodas Hashem rather than remaining...