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COMMEMORATING KRISTALLNACHT

Author: Central | November 16, 2017, 4:07 pm

On Thursday morning, November 9th, in commemoration of the anniversary of Kristallnacht, the entire student body was privileged to hear from Mrs. Edith Himmel. Mrs. Himmel was a twelve-year-old living in Vienna when she personally witnessed the horrors of that harrowing night. Her father was taken by the Nazis and sent to [...]

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Rabbanit Shani Taragin @ Central

Author: Central | November 16, 2017, 4:07 pm

Central was privileged to host Rabbanit Shani Taragin, Wednesday, November 8, 2017 as part of the Central @ 70 Sandy Thurm Memorial Learning Program, Distinguished Speaker Series. Rabbanit Taragin is a renowned teacher at Midreshet Lindenbaum, MaTaN, Migdal Oz, Sha’alvim for Women, and other Israeli institutions. At Central, she spoke to the students about [...]

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REMEMBERING SEPTEMBER 11

Author: Central | September 18, 2017, 6:02 pm
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On Monday, Central commemorated the tragic events of September 11th. During davening, we played a running loop of photographs of those who were murdered on 9/11, as well as images from that horrific day. After davening, Rabbi Strulowitz spoke to our students about the incredible feeling of unity that followed the attacks and compared it to the outpouring of support to the [...]

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LEADERSHIP AT CENTRAL

Author: Central | September 18, 2017, 3:05 pm
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At Central our student leaders are an essential part of the success of our co-curricular activities. From G.O. and grade reps, to club heads, team heads, and Big Sisters, Central offers many leadership opportunities for our students. These leadership roles help students develop skills and memories that go beyond the halls of Central. This week, [...]

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Leadership at Central

Author: Central | September 18, 2017, 12:32 pm
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At Central our student leaders are an essential part of the success of our co-curricular activities. From G.O. and grade reps, to club heads, team heads, and big sisters, Central offers many leadership opportunities for our students.   These leadership roles help students develop skills and memories that go beyond the halls of Central. This week these leaders were in the [...]

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Central Celebrates Israel

Author: Central | May 8, 2017, 4:29 pm
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“Central” to the mission of Yeshiva University High School for Girls is the commitment to Medinat Yisrael and to instilling a love of the country and its people in the student body. After morning davening on Yom HaZikaron, Mashgiach Ruchani Rabbi Josh Goller shared a story about a particular fallen soldier, communicating the special mitzvah [...]

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Author: Central | March 23, 2017, 2:25 pm

The most anticipated student activities event of the year was a smashing success! The school turned shades of yellow, blue, red, and green for Color War 2017: A Mikdash in the Making. Many of the two-day program’s activities were Mikdash-themed–such as the Chidon, divrei Torah, and See-Run-Build–while other events reflected more standard Color War [...]

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A Central Reunion

Author: Central | February 21, 2017, 2:32 pm
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At their recent five-year reunion, members of the YUHSG Class of 2012 proved that once a Central student, always a Central student! Held at the home of Head of School CB Neugroschl, the reunion boasted about twenty alumnae who enjoyed delicious food, sharing stories from the past five years, and laughing hysterically about their [...]

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City Gals

Author: Central | February 21, 2017, 2:30 pm
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An education at Yeshiva University High School for Girls is an education that students will take with them in their daily lives, long after they graduate. Some elective classes recently ventured out of the building to engage with curricular content in real-world settings. Mr. David Horstman‘s Engineering classes traveled to Google Headquarters in Chelsea for a [...]
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Science Times

Author: Central | February 2, 2017, 4:21 pm
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Furthering their scientific acumen, students in Mrs. Ruth Fried‘s  AP Biology and Mrs. Miriam Chopp‘s  AP Chemistry classes attended the Queens College Open House, sponsored by the Garcia Center for Polymers at Engineered Interfaces. They enjoyed a fascinating presentation introduced by Dr. Miriam Rafailovich, director of the Garcia Summer Research Program, about American primatologist, anthropologist, [...]

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