Blog Category: News

Hugo’s Heroes Hatzalah Program Launches at Ida Crown

ICJA, together with Hatzalah Chicago, launched Hugo’s Heroes for the first time in Chicago on December 2. The world-wide initiative…
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Ms. Sheri Goldstein Honored as Educator of the Year

Longtime and distinguished English Department Chair Ms. Sheri Goldstein will be honored by the ATT with its top award for…
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Ida Crown Implements New Membean Vocabulary Program

By GADI KALMAN Last year, Mrs. Kahan and Mr. Olson added vocabulary homework, through a website called Membean, to their…
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Preparation for ICJA Takes the Runway Begins

By SHOSHI BAR MEIR Preparation for the annual Ida Crown Fashion Show has begun, and it is the staff’s mission…
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Fencing Aces Take Out Their Weapons

By SHOSHIE BAR-MEIR While Ida Crown hosts seven different sports teams, fencing matches are structured differently than most other types…
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ICJA Students Volunteer at Holocaust Museum Luncheon

By Max Miller On October 15, five juniors from ICJA, Tova Kahan, Joey Greenberg, Liat Mott, Yakira Robinson and Max…
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Teacher Replacements Hired to Fill Positions

By Isaac Shiner Following the untimely death of extraordinary and beloved Ida Crown Jewish Academy alumnus and faculty member, Rabbi…
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New Hebrew Department This Year

By Shoshi Bar-Meir Ida Crown welcomes not one, not two, but three new Hebrew teachers on its staff. While we…
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New Feminism Club at Ida Crown Makes Her-story

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By Bayli Alter Starting this year, Ida Crown is offering a new club to its students: the Feminism Club. Feminism…
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Students attend leadership conference

Six ICJA student leaders and Mrs. Alissa Zeffren joined the NCSY JUMP (Jewish Unity Mentoring Program) conference in Connecticut this…
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