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A few weeks ago, I awoke to find my inbox overflowing with emails from colleagues around the country. They were all sharing a letter written by John Allman, the head of the independent preparatory … more
While many of us are still enjoying lazy days at the beach, administrators and staff at the Jewish Community Day School of Rhode Island are busy cleaning, waxing floors, painting walls and preparing … more
For many families the new school year arrives with emotions ranging from excitement to anxiety.  In my experience, three major stressors can affect the summer-to-school transition: sleep, … more
Over the past few months, fifth-graders at the Jewish Community Day School of Rhode Island, in Providence, have studied slavery and brick-making as they learned about the first chapters of Exodus, … more
On Feb. 1, 15 teachers from Beijing #80, a top-ranked high school in the heart of China’s capital city, arrived in New England to learn more about how the STEAM (Science, Technology, … more
Chametz Fest 2017, sponsored by the Jewish Community Day School of Rhode Island, was a smashing success. A wonderful time was had by the more than 270 people who attended the March 26 event in the … more
The Jewish Community Day School of Rhode Island recently announced that Principal Andrea Katzman will become the new Head of School, starting July 1. She will succeed Adam Tilove, who has directed … more
Chametz Fest 2017, sponsored by the Jewish Community Day School of Rhode Island, was a smashing success. A wonderful time was had by the more than 270 people who attended the March 26 event in the … more
Purim in Rhode Island [Photo gallery]
Lots of activities for Purim! more
PROVIDENCE – The Jewish Community Day School held a mitzvah-filled party at Temple Beth-El on Dec. 15 to ring in the holiday season and showcase the power of giving. Nearly 100 children and their families attended “Mitzvahs and Miracles.” Current and former JCDS students, as well as other volunteers, staffed booths where children took part in fun activities that also made a difference for those in need: more
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