Congregation Beth Israel Ner Tamid´s School of Jewish Studies
Inspiring a love of Jewish learning
Congregation Beth Israel Ner Tamid’s School of Jewish Studies is dedicated to providing a quality educational program that is within the guidelines of the Conservative movement. The School serves students in kindergarten through 12th grade. Students in kindergarten through 7th grade gain a solid foundation that prepares them to become knowledgeable Jewish adults. Students in the 8th through 12th grades explore a variety of topics and learn to look to Judaism as a guide for their lives. Opportunities for family education and parent learning are also available throughout the year. Students learn from dedicated, talented teachers in a vibrant, interactive learning environment. They have many opportunities to interact with our dynamic clergy, Rabbi Jacob Herber and Hazzan Jeremy Stein, both during Tefillah and in the classroom.
For more information about the School of Jewish Studies and our exciting education program, please contact the school office at (414) 716-1600 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Jennifer Saber is the Education Director of the School of Jewish Studies. Jennifer holds a Bachelor’s degree from the University of Arizona in Sociology and Judaic Studies, with a concentration in Middle Eastern Studies. She also holds a Master’s Degree in Jewish Communal Service, with a concentration in Jewish Education, from Brandeis University. She has been involved in Jewish education since 1997, holding Director positions in the Boston area in synagogue and JCC settings. She has been teaching in and managing Jewish formal and informal educational programs in the Milwaukee area since 2006. Jennifer lives in Mequon, with her husband and three children.
Congregation Beth Israel Ner Tamid’s School of Jewish Studies’ mission is to guide our students and families to an understanding and love of Judaism which will inspire them to live by its precepts and traditions. Our educators will immerse students in an engaging study of Hebrew, Torah, prayer, history, rituals, Israel and Jewish ethics and values, consistent with the teachings of the Conservative Movement. Through this comprehensive learning experience our students will develop a strong intellectual, emotional and spiritual connection to our heritage and the world wide Jewish community and a commitment to leading a meaningful Jewish life.
All classes meet in Congregation Beth Israel Ner Tamid’s school building at the following times:
• Students in K3 through 1st grade meet on Sunday mornings from 9:00am-12:00pm at CBINT.
• 2nd through 7th grades meet on Sunday mornings from 9:00am-12:00pm and Tuesdays 3:45pm-6:15pm at CBINT.
• The Kulanu High School program (grades 8th through 10th) meets on Tuesday evenings, 6:00pm-8:00pm. The location rotates by trimester. Sites include Congregation Beth Israel Ner Tamid, Congregation Sinai and Congregation Emanu-El B’nai Jeshurun.