2021-2022 School Year Calendar

Beit Sefer begins on Saturday, October 2, 2021.  In-person Beit Sefer meets on Saturdays from 9am-Noon.  On-line Beit Sefer meets on Saturdays from 9am-10:30am.

Our calendar is defined and evolving; family and holiday programs will be shaped and scheduled as our community makes its way through the reopening process.  We are committed to these Shabbat dates.  

Hebrew tutoring for students in grade 5-7 begins the week of October 4.
Weekly one-on-one 45 minute sessions are individually scheduled according to student and tutor availability. 

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