Blog Category: Students

When a Love of Science Earns a Ticket to Israel

While junior Mordechai Lis has joined many enriching extracurricular programs, from sports to student council, it’s his diligence in his…
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Chesed is Attainable

When people normally talk about the chesed program in a school, students think about the compulsory hours one is required…
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Jewish Growth at ICJA

By Avital Horowitz, junior My decision to come to Ida Crown Jewish Academy was an easy choice because I knew…
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Pleasantly Surprised

As a sixth grader at Solomon Schechter Day School, I had to choose an extracurricular activity.  When I narrowed down…
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Transfer students find their way at ICJA

Every year a small but significant number of students join the Academy family, with little to no Orthodox Jewish education.…
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Learning the wisdom to ask

 I remember that on the first day of my ninth grade Chumash class, my teacher asked us to tell her…
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Science and Torah

Last year, I found myself sitting at my teacher’s dining table, surrounded by my classmates, discussing how the Bible may…
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Adopt a Bubbie

You only get to adopt a “Bubbie” if you’re in Mrs. Jaffe’s AJSP class. And then you get to visit…
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