Page 1 Page 2 Page 3 Page 4 Page 5 Page 6 Page 7 Page 8 Page 9 Page 10 Page 11 Page 12 Page 13 Page 14 Page 15 Page 16 Page 17 Page 18 Page 19 Page 20 Page 21 Page 22 Page 23 Page 24 Page 25 Page 26 Page 27 Page 28 Page 29 Page 30 Page 31 Page 32 Page 33 Page 34 Page 35 Page 36 Page 37 Page 38 Page 39 Page 40 Page 41 Page 42 Page 43 Page 44 Page 45 Page 46 Page 47 Page 48 Page 49 Page 50 Page 51 Page 52 Page 53 Page 54 Page 55 Page 56 Page 57 Page 58 Page 59 Page 60 Page 61 Page 62 Page 63 Page 64 Page 65 Page 66 Page 67 Page 68 Page 69 Page 70 Page 71 Page 72Jewish News 30 EDUCATION DAY SCHOOLS Cheder Lubavitch AZ 2110 E.Lincoln Drive Phoenix,AZ 85016 480-606-8868 rochel.w@chederaz.com www.chederaz.com School Coordinator:Rochel Welner Desert Jewish Academy 3400 N.Dobson Road Chandler,AZ 85224 480-376-8214 emily@desertja.org www.desertja.org Executive Director:Emily Zappa K-6. Preparing students to become global citizens and leaders. Pardes Jewish Day School 12753 N.Scottsdale Road Scottsdale,AZ 85254 480-991-9141,Fax:480-991-9405 www.pardesschool.org Head of School:Jill Kessler,M.A.,M.Ed. Director of Admissions:Bethany Spector,M.A. K-8. Academic excellence with integrated Jewish education, athletics, enrichment. Low student- teacher ratio. Student-focused learning. Accredited. ■ See ad on page 31 Phoenix Hebrew Academy 515 E.Bethany Home Road Phoenix,AZ 85012 602-277-7479 office@phoenixhebrewacademy.org www.phoenixhebrewacademy.org Principal:Rabbi Yisroel Weiner Director of General Studies:Sheila Shaffer K-8. Hebrew, general studies. Anchored in Jewish traditionandconversantwithcontemporaryculture and society. Shearim Torah High School for Girls 715 E.Sierra Vista Drive Phoenix,AZ 85014 602-324-3406 info@shearimhighschool.org www.shearimhighschool.org Head of School:Rabbi Raphael Landesman Board President:Lori Brown A dual-curriculum-based high school for girls em- phasizing Torah observance, leadership develop- ment and college readiness. Affiliated with Torah Umesorah. Torah Day School of Phoenix 1118 W.Glendale Ave. Phoenix,AZ 85021 602-374-3062 office@tdsofphx.org www.torahdayschoolofphoenix.org Principal:Rabbi Shmuel Field Valley’s only Jewish day school with single-gender classrooms. Combining classical Torah education with secular studies excellence. Jewish children of all backgrounds welcome.Preschool-eighth grade. Yeshiva High School of Arizona 727 E.Glendale Ave. Phoenix,AZ 85020 602-266-1213,Fax:(800) 660-0335 office@azyeshiva.org www.azyeshiva.org Head of School:Rabbi Gavriel Goetz Dual curriculum is designed to develop stu- dents’ potential, providing proficiency in both Torah studies and general knowledge through a general-studies program. RELIGIOUS SCHOOLS Beth El Congregation 1118 W. Glendale Ave. Phoenix, AZ 85021 602-944-3359,ext.123, Fax: 602-944-3565 Education and Youth Director: Nanci Siegel Manson nsiegelmanson@bethelphoenix.com Award-winning religious school,youth group activi- tiesforgrades2-12.Special-needsstaffanddistance- learning options via virtual classrooms. Chabad of Anthem Hebrew School 623-349-1770 rabbi@jewishanthem.com www.jewishanthem.com Director:Rivky Friedman K-8. Every Sunday. For all students regardless of observance or affiliation. JOIN. VOLUNTEER. DONATE. girlscoutsaz.org Girls thrive when they have a safe place to be themselves, make friends, and have fun! Girl Scouts teaches girls practical life skills, resourceful problem-solving and helps develop them into self- confident, capable leaders, firm in their values. Isn’t this what you want for your daughter? CARING CONFIDENT PEACE MAKER FRIEND What do you want for your daughter?