The Lion's Tale

The Upper School suits up for Purim

The Upper School suits up for Purim

Noy Dahan, Photo Editor

March 26, 2016


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A roaring performance

A roaring performance

Kate Sosland, Reporter

March 18, 2016


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On March 10 and 13, 700 pairs of eyes followed the “The Lion King” cast as they sang and danced across the Upper School stage. The middle school production of “The Lion King” was the best-selling show in CESJDS history according to Director of Arts Education David Solomon. Both performanc...

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

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

Jessie Lehman, Reporter

March 16, 2016


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As CESJDS’ a cappella group, Shir Madness, performed at the Shir On Shabbaton on March 13, something was not the same. While Shir Madness was taking the stage, most of its senior members were across the globe touring Israel. On the annual Shir On Shabbaton, Shir Madness had planned to perform with...

Spicing up study hall

Spicing up study hall

Zoe Reichbach, Reporter

March 11, 2016


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While most CESJDS students rush to their eighth period class to take a test or give a presentation, sophomore Avi Abrams instead heads to the library to make a documentary. Abrams is working on a self-led student project during the second semester that allows him to learn about the filmmaking process. H...

Three views of arts studies in college

Three views of arts studies in college

Danny Ingber, Reporter

March 11, 2016


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Looking forward After auditioning at the Berklee College of Music last November, alumnus Miles Waldman (‘16) felt confident that he would get into his top choice school. Waldman has been playing music for 14 years and it is one of his true passions. In the audition, Waldman had to exhibit different musical s...

Dancing through the decades

Dancing through the decades

Zoe Reichbach and Jessie Lehman

February 28, 2016


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The monotony between Presidents’ Day Weekend and Spring Break was broken by the engaging and dynamic urban dance assembly on Wednesday, Feb. 25. The whole school urban dance assembly, organized by Director of Arts Education David Solomon, was an extension of the ninth grade’s performing arts wo...

Fashion Friday: Punk rock

Fashion Friday: Punk rock

Emily Cohen, Style Editor

February 26, 2016


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It is not uncommon to see freshman Talia Shemony walking down the halls in boots, jeans and a band t-shirt. Shemony, who describes her style as “punk rock chic,” takes pride in what she wears and expresses her individuality through her clothing. To see what articles make up Shemony’s style, scro...

Diversity at the Academy Awards

Diversity at the Academy Awards

Jessie Lehman, Reporter

February 5, 2016


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Fashion Friday: Sweater weather

Fashion Friday: Sweater weather

Jessie Lehman, Reporter

February 5, 2016


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For freshman Rebecca Klayman, staying cozy in the cold winter weather is important. Klayman often picks her clothing based on comfort, and likes to wear clothes that make her “feel good,” such as soft, oversized and fashionable sweaters. To see what else makes up Klayman’s fashion, scroll over the tags....

A Fashion Friday special: Prom edition

A Fashion Friday special: Prom edition

Emily Cohen, Joey Shoyer, and Noy Dahan

January 29, 2016


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Two seniors. Two looks. Senior Liat Bregman Everyone has their own sense of style. Some things, however, run in the family. Senior Liat Bregman’s mother picked out her prom dress, but that does not make Bregman love it any less. The dark color and sheer hem are both qualities that drew Bregma...

Too Cold Gang: Jamal Hall’s record label is too hot to handle

Too Cold Gang: Jamal Hall’s record label is too hot to handle

Dahlia Lehman, Photo Editor

January 26, 2016


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While most CESJDS employees are finished with their work day at 3:45 p.m., Security Guard Jamal Hall is only halfway there. Every evening after Hall leaves school, he spends four to five hours on his developing record label, Too Cold Gang (TCG). Hall began this label in October, with the hope that...

Fashion Friday: Clashing fashions

Fashion Friday: Clashing fashions

Emily Cohen, Reporter

January 15, 2016


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To dress up, or to dress down, that is the question. Or ... why choose? This is sophomore Max Berman's ideology when it comes to selecting an outfit for the day. Berman, who enjoys to "dress up for no reason," also likes incorporating a more casual feel into his style to ensure that he is still comfortable...