Author Archives: wendy margolin

My ICJA Story: Thank you

Fourteen years ago, I walked into Rabbi Matanky’s office as a JUF News editor to interview him about day school…
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All School Retreat

The ICJA all school retreat at Camp Chi is back on Sept. 9-10 and promises to be better than ever!

Record-Breaking Annual Campaign

The development team and lay leadership set out to achieve an unprecedented campaign goal this year. Thanks to a dedicated…
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Senior Girls Top Finishers in National Talmud Competition

Three girls in Ida Crown Jewish Academy honors girls’ talmud class finished among the top four spots nationally in the…
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Congratulations Class of 2019

Our class of 2019 graduates enter the echelons of over 4,000 distinguished alumni of the Academy on June 4, Rosh…
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Aces Win first IHSA State Regional Baseball Game In School History

The Aces defeated Harper, 17-2 on May 17 in the IHSA regional baseball game. As the #4 seed, the ICJA…
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Senior Entering Prestigious BA/MD Program

Ambitious Senior Finds Well-Rounded Jewish Experience Suits Her Just Fine We are proud to announce that senior Shoshi Bar-Meir will…
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Junior Selected for Prestigious Fellowship

Congratulations to junior Jacob Miller on being selected as a recipient of the prestigious Bronfman Fellowship. Jacob was chosen as one of 26…
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Jewish Identity STEM Project

A year of lessons in Judaic and general studies classes came together for ICJA sophomores in an exciting project based…
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Charlotte’s Web Literary Magazine 2019

Writers, poets and artists selected among the ICJA student body gathered on April 30 for the release of this year’s…
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