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Summer traveling

Summer traveling

Alexis Bell, Guest Writer

“I made it through,” sophomore Sophie Handloff was thinking after spending an entire night alone in the woods. This 15 hour solo was just one of the challenging adventures Handloff accomplished while on an eight day Outward B...  Read More »

May 18, 2016 • 0 comments

Staying hydrated at school

Staying hydrated at school

Talia Mitre, Guest Writer

Drinking sufficient amounts of water while attending a full day of classes at CESJDS can be very challenging.  As a solution, several students and teachers now bring water bottles to school every day. According to Eat ...  Read More »

May 16, 2016 • 0 comments

Live stream of Zimriyah 2016

Live stream of Zimriyah 2016

Noah Green, Social Media and Visual Editor

Zimriyah, CESJDS' celebration of Israeli Independence Day, will occur on Thursday, May 12 at 2 p.m. Watch the live video of this year's performances here: ...  Read More »

May 12, 2016 • 0 comments

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In the ballpark: seventh-graders on varsity softball

In the ballpark: seventh-graders on varsity softball

Addie Bard, Reporter

The varsity softball team turned to an unlikely group to add to their roster this year: seventh-graders. This season, the team has seen five seventh grade girls join the varsity softball team. Though they are only 12 years o...  Read More »

April 22, 2016 • 0 comments

Freshman Seth Eisenstein plays tennis at the Israeli Tennis Center in Haifa on a trip to Israel with his synagogue.

Q&A with Seth Eisenstein

April 11, 2016

Washington Nationals' outfielder Michael A. Taylor rounds third base after hitting a solo home run against the Miami Marlins in Spring Training.

Washington Nationals Season Preview

April 4, 2016

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Restaurant review: Zoës Kitchen

Restaurant review: Zoës Kitchen

Shira Godin, Reporter

Zoës Kitchen has always been a go-to restaurant for my family. Being 10 minutes away from my house it is convenient as well. With its modern decor and fast service, Zoës K...  Read More »

April 4, 2016 • 0 comments

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A call for teamwork

March 11, 2016

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Art through a Jewish lens

Art through a Jewish lens

Devira Friedman, Reporter

As part of CESJDS’ 50th anniversary celebration, David Moss, a famous Jewish calligraphy artist, led art programs with students and faculty alike the week of March 28. ...  Read More »

April 12, 2016 • 0 comments

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Fashion Friday: A personal philosophy

April 8, 2016

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Two different kinds of families

Two different kinds of families

Jessie Lehman, Reporter

As eighth-grader Ava Fradlin-Ryan walks downstairs for dinner at night, rather than feeling frustrated that she is an only child, she feels grateful for the opportunity to...  Read More »

May 1, 2016 • 0 comments

Although freshmen Isaac and Macie Gelb do not have many classes together, they make sure to still talk and catch up throughout the day.

Twinning!

April 18, 2016

Senior Ellie Mendelson sings a solo with Shir Madness after school.

The real March madness: how Shir Madness adjusts without the seniors

March 16, 2016

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Siblings at JDS: a look into family life inside the walls of the Upper School

March 10, 2016

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