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Legacy Heritage Teacher Leader Fellowship

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Mrs. Candace Manor, kindergarten teacher, has been selected to participate in the Legacy Heritage Teacher Leader Fellowship, a two-year program designed to provide professional development to teachers through intensive training and coursework at Brandeis University during two summers, followed by two years of mentoring on a dedicated project and further coursework in teacher leadership. The […]

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Join SDJA for the Walk Against Hate

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Each year, thousands of people from across the region join the Walk Against Hate to celebrate diversity and challenge bigotry. People of all backgrounds and beliefs march arm-in-arm in support of equality and inclusion. San Diego Jewish Academy began a partnership with the Anti-Defamation League (ADL),  and we developed a three-year program using ADL’s “No […]

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FINAL REMINDER! May 3rd deadline for class placement input

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Believe it or not, we will soon begin the important work of creating classes for next year. Each spring, we invite you to provide parental input via a Survey Monkey. The parent questionnaire is the best and only way to ensure that we have your input correctly captured and safely stored over the next five […]

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Rain Doesn’t Stop Play!

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By Anna Pelletier Well, we certainly have had our fair share of wet days here at school! But luckily enough, we have been able to use our great indoor facilities to keep our PE program going! We have also been really lucky the past two weeks and we have had glorious weather so hopefully this continues. […]

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SDJA Jogathon benefits CAF and SDJA Purim Festival

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Students to raise money for CAF and present a CAF grant for a handcycle grant to 5 year old Challenged Athlete Maison Isaiah Alfred from Oceanside, CA On Thursday, April 11th, the students of the GMLS participated in their annual jogathon; however this year, we were honored to partner with the Challenged Athletes Foundation and […]

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Senior Trip Fundraiser

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Next Wednesday, the 10th of April, seniors Karina Levy and Alexis Fastlicht are organizing a fundraiser for the upcoming senior trip to Poland and Israel.  It would be an honor to have you all participate in this collective effort to create a mural whose proceeds will go directly towards the senior trip’s financial aid budget. […]

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Math App

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I wanted to take a few moments to tell you about this amazing project that our students have been working on. This past November, students within Mrs. Dolinka’s 5th grade Math 6 honors class met with Ms. Schneid’s 8th Grade Honors Algebra 1 to work on designing iPad apps to help teach students math. The […]

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Baseball Home Opener

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SDJA hosts the TVT Baseball Team and Experience Opening Day at the Padres Together   Last Thursday the SDJA Lions baseball team played their home opener against the Tarbut V’Torah Lions.  In keeping with the athletic department tradition of forming connections with our Jewish day school counterparts, both teams attended the San Diego Padres Opening Day […]

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6th Grade Visits Coastal Roots Farm

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On March 28th, 2019, the 6th grade students traveled up to Coastal Roots Farms and engaged in an educational Service Learning Tikkun Olam program, with the focus on “Pursuing Justice Through the Corners of our Field”. The students engaged in activities on the farm that exemplified a number of important Jewish agricultural values, including ma’aser […]

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Legacy Heritage Teacher Institute

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MUS teachers Yvonne Webber, Judaic Studies, and Elizabeth Nebo, Art, were selected to participate in the Legacy Heritage Teacher Institute for the Arts.  The Legacy Heritage Teacher Institute for the Arts is a one-year program designed to provide professional development to teachers through an intensive training program during the summer, followed by year-long mentoring on […]

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