Monday, May 27, 2019: Morning Minyan is at 9:00 AM for Memorial Day.
Talmud Torah School Hours
Sunday 9:00 AM-12:15 PM (Grades K-6)
Tuesday 4:30-6:30 PM (Grades 3-6)
Tuesday 6:30-8:30 PM (Grades 7-10)
Talmud Torah Office Contact Information
Moshe Ben-Lev 301-816-5574, firstname.lastname@example.org
Rabbi Penina Alexander 301-816-5566, email@example.com
Leydi Solano 301-816-5576, firstname.lastname@example.org
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What’s in a name? In the case of the B’nai Israel Talmud Torah—everything! We believe that Jewish education is a continuum. Formal Jewish education may begin in kindergarten, but the middle and teen years are as important for Jewish identity, development, and continuity as are the early years. We provide a quality educational program for students in grades K through 10 with an educational program that is designed to provide both knowledge and inspiration. It is our mission to provide the building blocks for Jewish living so that students are stimulated to feel connected by their relationships and to become active and contributing members in their families, communities and within the larger Jewish world. The B’nai Israel Talmud Torah program also takes advantage of the outstanding cultural sites and social action opportunities available to us in the greater Washington, DC area. Please contact Education Director, Moshe Ben-Lev or call 301-881-6550 with any questions. We look forward to learning with you!
Rabbi Penina Alexander
Assistant to the Education Department
“I love Talmud Torah! Each day I am excited to read Hebrew, chant prayers, learn about Judaism, and have fun.” Gabrielle B.
“I like Judaics because I like to learn stories about the past and I love my teacher because she’s really fun and nice.” Kyley K.
“The classes are really relatable. There are points I can take from discussions in Upper School and apply to the rest of my life.” Talya B.
“It’s a good way to meet people at B’nai Israel and participate in the community. Upper School rocks!” Jordana G.
1. Engaging Teachers
2. Creative and Interactive Curriculum
3. Exciting chugim specials
4. Music, computers and technology – connecting Judaism to our everyday lives.
5. Fantastic field trips
6. Flexible scheduling
7. Friendly families
8. Warm community
9. Approachable and involved clergy
10. Life-long friendships are made here