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Leave a tribute and/or donation for the Mr. D Memorial Fund

In response to many inquiries, we have created a page where you can leave a tribute and/or make a donation to the Mr. D Memorial Fund, which will be used to advance the Physical Education department, which was something Mr. D was both passionate about and committed to during his time at Maimonides.  

Register Now for Kol Yom Chesed on December 9

A Maimonides Tradition!

The first of three Kol Yom Chesed opportunities to show your chesed is coming up on Sunday December 9 from 10:00am - 12:00pm.  Click here for information and to register. 

Scott Mattoon and Rabbi Yaakov Jaffe Form New Leadership for Maimonides

The Maimonides Board of Directors has announced the new leadership team at Maimonides School, replacing former Head of School Nathan Katz.  
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Celebration and Tribute in Honor of Outgoing Head of School Nathan Katz

After a decade at Maimonides, Head of School Nathan Katz will be stepping down at the end of this school year.  During Naty's tenure the Early Childhoood Center was created, faculty professional development became a priority, and best practices were implemented for the faculty review process.
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Faculty Member Recounts Gripping Story on Yom HaZikaron


My grandfather, סבא אהרון, used to wake up my brother and me around 3:30 every morning to work in our family farm; count  the animals, milk the cows, feed them and make sure they are healthy and safe.Read More

Over 500 Pack the House for 80th Anniversary Concert with Gad Elbaz

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An Evening of Learning, Tribute and Appreciation of Rabbi Reuven Cohn, ז"ל


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Recent Alumnus Joins Team Working to Revolutionize Agriculture

“I've always been passionate about food -- cooking it and eating it,” asserted Ben Niewood ’10.Read More

Kristallnacht Commemoration on November 5 to Feature Dr. Jonathan Skolnik


Maimonides School's annual commemoration of the Kristallnacht pogrom is scheduled for Sunday, Nov. 5, at 7:30 p.m. (ma'ariv at 7:15).Read More

Graduate’s Brew Helps Boost Israel’s Fledgling Craft Beer Industry


Craft beers are proliferating in Israel, and a Maimonides School graduate is part of the phenomenon.Read More

Funeral of Rabbi Reuven Cohn, z"l


If you wish to view the funeral of Rabbi Reuven Cohn, z"l, you may use this link to access a recording.

May we all be inspired to pursue the values exemplified by Rabbi Cohn.

Baruch Dayan HaEmet: Rabbi Reuven Zvi Cohn z"l


The Maimonides School community is deeply saddened by the untimely passing of Rabbi Reuven Zvi Cohn z"l, graduate, teacher, and role model of the school's worldview. Our loss is personal and profound.Read More

Rosh HaShanah D'var Torah


We are pleased and proud to share this Rosh HaShanah d'var Torah by Maimonides student Jacob Unger, Class of 2020.Read More

2017-18 School Year Off to a Great Start!


Maimonides School began it's school year with special events in all our divisions which include the Early Childhood Center and Elementary, Middle and Upper School Divisions. New initiatives include an exciting all-school theme of the year, new Physics and Computer courses and enhanced technology in the classroom. For more about our first day of school, check out our video.

2017 Commencement: Two Milestones, 46 Graduates


Maimonides School’s 65th commencement ceremony Sunday morning featured a pair of milestones that reinforced the school’s reputation as a national landmark in Jewish education for eight decades.

Forty-six seniors received diplomas to culminate the program. The second name on that roster was Arthur Bloomfield, and it was announced that he is the school’s 2,000th high school graduate. 

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Class of 2017 Colleges, Seminaries and Yeshivot


Members of the Class of 2017 have received acceptances to many excellent colleges, universities, seminaries and yeshivot. Read More

Seniors Prepared to Be Advocates for Israel


Rabbi Dov Huff, Maimonides Middle and Upper School Judaic studies principal, shared an emotional experience with teachers in a recent memorandum.

“After our Yom Ha'atzmaut chagiga and parade ended, we sent the students back to class. As everything settled down, I looked around the corner to find the juniors, wearing blue and white face paint, waving Israeli flags, going into classrooms and singing Am Yisrael Chai. It was very powerful. Their ruach and their modelling of love for Eretz Yisrael were amazing."

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Veteran Birthright Israel Coordinator to Pursue Dream of Teaching


After leading 12 Birthright Israel trips in fewer than five years, Nomi Mitchell ’06 is going back to school. This summer—after two more Birthright Israel trips—she will embark on a new program that includes a track toward a master’s degree in Jewish education at Hebrew University.Read More

Recent Graduate Exploring a Different Aspect of Life in Israel


Sarah Jacobs ’11 is exploring an aspect of life in Israel that she did not encounter in her 12th grade advocacy classes or during her post-graduate year of learning at Nishmat.Read More

Graduate Gets a Head Start on His Ascent


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