Hebrew Day School Enters the World of Social Media (WJN, November 2011)
New faculty and staff at HDS
Hebrew Day School adopts “Common Core” academic standards
Gan Renovation, Integrating Design and Pedagogy (WJN)
Bringing Language to Life (WJN)
Diversity of Families (WJN)
HDS Open Houses and Tours for Prospective Parents You are invited to learn more about the Hebrew Day School of Ann Arbor and our dynamic learning environment!
School Tours: Tuesday, Nov. 10 and Tuesday, Jan. 12 @ 9 am; Open Houses: Wednesday, Dec. 2 and Thursday, Jan. 21 @ 7 pm.
Read about the HDS class of 2003, where they have been since and where they are headed!
HDS students bring joy to others (WJN, April 2010)
Your child is grounded: why that’s a good thing (WJN, February 2010)
HDS and JCC/Early Childhood educators share experiences (WJN, March 2010) (WJN, March 2010)
HDS Recorder Ensemble Plays with JCC Adults Click to see video!
Distance Learning with HDS Alumna Julianna Scheiman (WJN, March 2010)
Alumni Ari (2005) and Robert (2003) Axelrod star in two Nov 08 Productions Ari stars as Captain Keller, Helen Keller's father, in "The Miracle Worker" at Skyline High. Lindsey Beaver '05 and Adam Carbeck '05 also appear. Robert stars in "Return to the Forbidden Planet" at Huron High.
Former HDS Student Opens Ann Arbor Jewish Book Fair on November 5, 2008. Ilana Miryam Blumberg's “Houses of Study: A Jewish Woman Among Books,” won the 2008 Sami Rohr Prize for Jewish Literature Choice Award and was a Runner-Up for the 2007 National Jewish Book Award in Women's Studies. Ilana attended HDS from 1976 to 1980.
HDS has a new kiln! Thanks to the support of Garry Turner and Denise Garden, alumni grandparent Harriet Siden, and the Jewish Federation of Greater Ann Arbor, HDS students will soon be able to use a new kiln.
Seeking artistic renditions of the new HDS mascot The Lion is our new HDS mascot! Submit your design for the Lion by NOON on Dec. 12, 2008. The winning design will be used on school apparel and other school-related material. Click on the link for the full contest info and forms.
1st Graders on Channel 4! Watch a video of HDS 1st graders celebrating Hanukkah.
A Living Science Lab for Hebrew Day School Students HDS students practice science not only in their classrooms, but also in the community of Ann Arbor which offers a multitude of venues for science exploration
HDS is very grateful to the following foundations for their support
HDS Prepares Students for Excelling in Middle School Math: HDS Alumni Win Math Competition
HDS Student Eva Rosenfeld Wins National Writing Award Read more about Eva's original and award-winning characters, Betsy Baker and Casey Cooke!
30th Anniversary Dinner Honors the Appelmans
Congratulations to our Nat'l Merit Scholars and Honorees
DJN names 3 HDS grads as brightest Jewish high school seniors Talia Alexander, Ben Freed, and Rachel Nadler, all HDS Class of '00, are honored in the May 2007 "Cap & Gown" edition of the Detroit Jewish News as the three brightest Jewish high school seniors in Ann Arbor
First Graders Field Trip to the Prairie (photos)
HDS scores in 98th percentile
HDS scores nationally above 97th percentile
Jonathan Liberzon '95 Wins Prestigious U of M Hopwood Award for Creative Writing
Pictures from September New Month Celebration
Summer photos, and new faces at school! HDS teachers and parents met this summer at our partnership school in Nahalal. HDS welcomes new students in every grade! Morah Smith shows us her new parrot and Moreh Aharon blows his new shofar. First Graders rotate between three Hebrew stations.
Teacher wins educator's award
Wedding of Richard Primus and Eve Brensike Richard Primus and Eve Brensike, who will be married on May 6, 2007, have designated HDS as one recipient of charitable donations in honor of their wedding.
WXYZ-TV names grad one of S.E. Michigan's "best and brightest"
An Architect Visits the 5th Grade, Girls on the Run get their exercise, and more
Field Day, and a Physician Visits Our 5th Grade
Fifth Grade Tamarack Trip Pictures and More! The fifth grade trip to Tamarack Camps, including rock climbing, animal and nature center, and more, and First Graders use manipulatives to practice their Hebrew words.
First Graders Study in the Sunshine
Gansters Make an End of Year Tea Party!
HDS graduates can now choose to study violin, viola or cello
HDS Opens the Year with New Computers
Herbert and Jane Kaufer Endowment Fund Started
Klez Kids Practice (photos)
Shtull-Leber Receives Grant From PEJE
Two HDS Students Get Perfect Score in National Geography Challenge! Yotam F-P and Miriam H received a perfect score on the National Geography Challenge! Because of their high scores, they are both considered “National Student Leaders” for this year.
Community invited to HDS (WJN, November 2004)
Girl Scouts and Brownies start the year with service (WJN, February 2005)
HDS First Graders Learn Hebrew the Artistic Way (WJN, April 2005)
HDS students learn French in addition to Hebrew (WJN, February 2005)
HDS teacher Rosenberg invited to speak at WCC (WJN, December 2004)
HDS teacher training (WJN, October 2004)
Ann Arbor Kids Donate $1500.00 To Federation During Federation Youth Tzedakah Month (WJN, May 2004)
Go-Girl grant benefits HDS Kids (WJN, June/July/August 2004)
HDS participates in international water project (WJN, November 2003)
HDS students visit Shalom Street (WJN, June/July/August 2004)
HDS Wolfpack: The Best Team Ever (WJN, December 2003)
Intergenerational conversations: students learn social graces (WJN, February 2005)
Israel Philharmonic Musicians Spend A Rare Free Day At The Hebrew Day School of Ann Arbor (WJN, May 2004)
Israeli teen musicians visit HDS (WJN, January 2004)
Language Arts night at HDS (WJN, February/March 2004)
Rosh Chodesh Assemblies Build Community at HDS (WJN, November 2003)
Spotlight on Eva Solomon: teacher makes learning fun at HDS (WJN, April 2004)
Dina Shtull Leber Selected as HDS Principal (WJN, June/July/August 2003)
Exciting Spring for HDS Fifth Graders (WJN, May 2003)
HDS fifth graders Receive Community Foundation Grant (WJN, March 2003)
HDS Kindergarteners thrive with Hebrew immersion (WJN, April 2003)
Shtull-Leber Chairs Education Conference (WJN, November 2002)
Tait Library Dedicated At Hanukkah Festival
Technology Enhances Science Fair
HDS alumni’s “acts of loving kindness” (WJN, May 2002)
HDS Kindergarten Draws Record Enrollment (WJN, December 2001)
HDS students help from the heart (WJN, November 2001)
HDS Third graders reach for the stars (WJN, February 2002)
Library fund to honor Chuck and Sunnie Tait (WJN, June/July/August 2002)
Noted illustrator coming to HDS (WJN, April 2002)
HDS alumni "kick butt" in anti-smoking campaign (WJN, April 2001)
HDS concert highlights theme of generation to generation (WJN December 2000)
HDS Girl Scouts Reach Out (WJN, March 2001)
HDS welcomes new art teacher (WJN, April 2001)
Hebrew Day School Launches 25th Anniversary Campaign (WJN, March 2001)
Hebrew Day School Launches New Computer Lab (WJN, November 2000)
Rainbow Rhythms Concert to be Held Nov. 5 at TBE (WJN, October 2000)
Community Concert Held to Remember Shelly Volk (WJN, December 1999)
Community Purim Celebration at HDS (WJN, March 2000)
HDS and JFS team up to bring joy to others (WJN, May 2000)
HDS Girl Scouts Work on Bat Or Award (WJN, February 2000)
HDS launches family history video project (WJN, June/July/August 2000)
HDS Students Learn the Universal Language of Art (WJN, December 1999)
HDS Welcomes New Kindergarten Teacher (WJN, September 1999)
HDS's Israeli Book Buddies (WJN, October 1999)
School filled with song (WJN, April 2000)
Science Fair Returns to HDS (WJN, February 2000)
Sweet Beginnings at HDS (WJN, October 1999)
Girl Scouting Builds Community at HDS (WJN, February 1999)