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HAFTR Slammed It at NCSY Slam Poetry Competition

HAFTR High School Slam Poetry took on its first Slam Poetry competition on Wednesday, March 1, sponsored by NCSY. The topic was Prayer, and participants were required to write a poem about their relationship with G-d and prayer. The competition took place at Lincoln Square Synagogue in Manhattan. The HAFTR poetry team was accompanied by more »


Eleventh Grade AP Euro Reunion at the Metropolitan Museum of Art

Students who had studied one of my most memorable high school courses—AP European History—spent the day in the Metropolitan Museum of Art with our teacher, Mr. Jason Gelman. AP European History is a class that includes, among other course material, the analyses and interpretations of various art forms (paintings, portraits, sculptures, interior designs) from time periods more »

Matthew Hoenig

Matthew Hoenig Enters Arts Awards Competition

Congratulations to Matthew Hoenig, who was selected to enter the National Young Arts Foundation Awards program. The National Young Arts Foundation identifies and supports the next generation of artists in the visual, literary, design and performing arts, assists them at critical junctures in their educational and professional development, and raises appreciation for the arts in more »