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Yom Shabbat, 9 Av 5778

Jewish Everyday: Shabbat, Holidays, Mitzvot

The objectives of the Nursery – Grade 2 curricula are to infuse a love of being Jewish in a creative, hands-on, environment which brings the topics to life in an age-appropriate way.


  • BJL Beginnings Alef to Tav
  • Let's Discover Series (Behrman House)

Holidays, Shabbat


  • Students will learn about Jewish holidays in more depth, and learn more Hebrew with each Holiday.
  • A special unit about Shabbat will be added to the curriculum this year, and we will make our own Shabbat Boxes to take home.
  • Ritual items will be explored and discussed, pertaining to all the holidays and the synagogue.
  • Student will continue with the idea of a mitzvah, and will share with the class and others the mitzvot they perform.
  • Israelwill be included in an age-appropriate way.
  • Music Curriculum will reflect the topics studied in class.

Hebrew Curriculum: Students will learn

  • Shema
  • Barchu
  • Motzi
  • Short Kiddush
  • Shabbat Candles.
  • Hanukkah Blessings.

Basic Hebrew Vocab according to new Hebrew Curriculum.

Art, music, and hands-on approach to learning in all areas.

5779 (2018-2019) On-line Religious School Registration

We look forward to welcoming our students back for September!

Religious School Enrollment Form

Madrichim (Teen Aide) Application (optional)

If you have any questions about school registration, please contact Brad at brad@RTRny.org or 845-358-2248, ext 107

If you have any questions about the online process, please do not hesitate to contact Jolie Levy at jolie@RTRny.org or 845-358-2248, ext 100

Religious School Calendar


08.02.2018 7:15 pm - 8:30 pm


08.28.2018 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm


09.16.2018 9:00 am - 11:30 am


09.16.2018 9:30 am - 10:30 am