Rambam (Maimonides) mentions a fascinating mitzvah at the end of the Laws of Lulav. Even though on every yom tov there is an obligation to be happy and rejoice, ושמחת בחגך, on Sukkot there is an additional Torah obligation of שמחה יתירה “you shall rejoice in front of Hashem seven days.” What is the nature and meaning of this special celebration?
The Lower School celebrated a lovely Birthday Shabbat. Click for photos.
Hochberg Lower School East Campus parents and students had fun at this year’s Breakfast in the Sukkah. Click for photos.
Posnack High School students celebrated Sukkot by dancing with First Grade students in our school sukkah. Click for photos.
Fifth Grade STEM students have been learning about lab safety rules and the engineering process. Students were challenged to create models highlighting the rules using limited materials and unlimited creativity.