Blog Category: Academy Stories

First Ever Shabbat Observant Accommodations

  In a historic event for Ida Crown Jewish Academy and the Illinois High School Association (IHSA), ICJA hosted the…
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This Week in Athletics 12/1-8

Saturday, December 14th 7:30 PM- Girls Varsity Basketball Game at Rochelle Zell (1095 Lake Cook Rd, Deerfield. Click here for directions)…
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Alum Becomes Army Instructor

Alum Naomi Gutstein (’15) posted the following status update on Facebook and agreed to let us share it. Naomi is…
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What happens when a yeshiva bochur is well versed in Kafka

David Goldshmidt (’14) recently wrote the following email to Ms. Goldstein and agreed to share it on our website. This…
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Alum Wins an Emmy at 23

alum wins an Emmy for reporting

This spring, ICJA alum Eliana Block (’12) was thrilled to announce she and her Impact team at WUSA9, the CBS-affiliate…
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We Persevered

ICJA Aliyah Stories

In honor of Israel’s 70th year, we asked our alumni in Israel to share their aliyah story.  Read Kineret Meyer…
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Every Day I am Home

In honor of Israel’s 70th year, we asked our alumni in Israel to share their aliyah story.  Read Don Kates(’65)…
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Dream and Do

In honor of Israel’s 70th year, we asked our alumni in Israel to share their aliyah story.  Read Chana (Weiss)…
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Sima Tamir started in Jerusalem

ICJA Aliyah Stories

In honor of Israel’s 70th year, we asked our alumni in Israel to share their aliyah story.  Read Sima (Cohen)…
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Invest in Hebrew

alumni make aliyah

In honor of Israel’s 70th year, we asked our alumni in Israel to share their aliyah story. Read Deborah Goldman Golan…
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