As we mark the start of a new year at Rosh Hashanah, we think about our own renewal. The blast of the shofar, awakens us, with the chance to make a fresh start begining with introspection and repentance during Yom Kippur. Learn about both holidays in this guide.
The lesson of remaining modest in victory and magnanimous in defeat is underpinned by Jewish values that our students learn during their time at RSS and are part of the general philosophy of the RSS Athletics Program.
Kids want you to listen to them, they want you to share their passion and excitement. What Dr. Wendy Mogel said when she visited RSS recently is true, but hard to accept, “lower the bar on perfection and raise the bar on mutual respect.”
On Sunday, Head of School Danny Karpf joined more than 100 fellow Heads of School in the New York City metropolitan area and across New York State in signing an open letter to the U.S. president and legislative leaders in support of gun reform legislation to make schools safer. The letter was published as a full-page ad in the New York Times on Sunday, February 25, 2018.
By Jennifer Wolff P'22 - In Dr. Mogel’s third book, Voice Lessons for Parents: What to Say, How to Say it, and When to Listen, she turns our attention to how to speak to children and in turn listen to them. Dr. Mogel will be giving a lecture at RSS on Wednesday, February 7, 2018.
Located in New York City, Rodeph Sholom School is a coeducational nursery through eighth grade Reform Jewish independent school.
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