Author Archives: wendy margolin

Survivor Recounts His Story at ICJA on Yom HaShoah

Speaking before Ida Crown Jewish Academy’s students and staff on Yom HaShoah, Mr. Izzy Starck of Chicago recalled the last…
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Students Launch Advanced Science Research

ICJA science students this week finally officially began an experiment to map out muon flux in the underground Fermilab MINOS…
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Real Life Experience: Hospital Simulation for EMT Course Students

Students in ICJA’s EMT course taught in collaboration with Hatzalah Chicago headed down to the Cook County Hospital simulation center…
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College Acceptance 2019

It’s decision time for our senior class as they decide where to attend college. Most of our students will defer…
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Scholarship Dinner 2019

ICJA alumni, staff, parents and community members gathered on March 31st to celebrate 76 years of the Academy and to…
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Mr. David Newman to Retire After Nearly 5 Decades

In 1972 Mr. David Newman entered the Ida Crown Jewish Academy Pratt building for the first time to begin what…
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Leadership at ICJA

At this year’s National Honor Society-Torah Chapter ceremony, 24 seniors joined the hundreds of ICJA alumni inducted into NHS in…
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Seniors Inducted into NHS

Congratulations to the outstanding seniors inducted into the National Honor Society: Torah Chapter this week! This is especially impressive because…
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Deepening Their Own Beliefs By Educating Others

In all the time that Ida Crown Jewish Academy students have spent living and learning Torah, rare is the occasion…
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Empowering the Next Generation of Women

ICJA girls on March 10 spent a meaningful morning of learning together as part of the girls’ fashion show: ICJA…
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