Month: April 2022


To my precious families: I can’t believe this is my last newsletter of the school year! It’s been a fabulous year full of learning and growing in 5782! Thank you for welcoming me into your children’s lives. Thank you to the teachers, parents, Rabbi Krishef, Rabbi Schadick, members of the UJS board, Congregation Ahavas Israel, …

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UJS update 1-28-22

Dear Grand Rapids Jewish Community,  We at the United Jewish School are continuing to have a year full of building Jewish pride, celebrating our Jewish holidays, and learning about our Jewish values. HIGHLIGHTS FROM LAST WEEKIn the 1st grade: “We continued working on our family tree project. We also watched an episode of the program Shalom Sesame, which is an …

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Dear Households of the United Jewish School The school is still buzzing from the excitement of our visit from Elana Arian, our Artist-in-Residence. Elana came and taught all of the children songs. They performed at a school-wide assembly this past Sunday. It was a morning of joy, music, and pride! I’m most proud that our …

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