Welcome to the Lower School!

Calendar at a Glance

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Feb 09

Rosh Chodesh Adar 1

Thru: Wednesday, February 10, 2016
Feb 12

No Sessions

Feb 15

No Sessions

Presidents Day

Feb 16

No Sessions

Faculty Professional Development

Feb 23

Purim Katan

Feb 24

Lower School Coffee Talk

Mar 03

Lower School Book Day

Mar 05

Shabbat Shekalim

What's Happening in the Lower School?

  • Lower School Dvar Torah: Parashat Mishpatim

    by Ivor K. (Grade 3) and Jonah K. (Grade 3)
    February 4, 2016

    How could Bnei Yisrael promise to keep all the mitzvot without knowing what they would be?

  • Gum Drop Bridges

    February 1, 2016

    Second graders constructed bridges using gum drops, toothpicks, a lab activity from PBS, and the iPad "Bridge Constructor" app. The hands-on engineering activity complemented their study of bridges and NYC landmarks.

  • LS & Canadian Choirs Collaborate

    February 1, 2016

    Grades 3 & 4 were treated to an acappela concert by a premier synagogue choir from Montreal, followed by a performance by the LS Chorus. Thank you to Rabbi Grossman and Rabbi Steinmetz for making this Canadian connection!

  • Urban Planning at Museum of the City of New York

    January 29, 2016

    Second graders participated in an amazing hands-on urban planning workshop at the Musuem of the City of New York.

  • Lower School Dvar Torah: Parashat Yitro

    by Caroline P. (Grade 3) Dylan K. (Grade 3) and Ari C. (Grade 3)
    January 28, 2016

    Why does the Ramaz Anthem say "here at Ramaz we are one" - what does it mean to be united as one?