At Temple Kol Ami Emanu-El we are dedicated to fostering a love of Judaism throughout our youth population.
Our Religious School is a warm sanctuary for children ages five through 17. As your partner in educating your Jewish child we look forward to work closely with you as we create a vibrant parents committee that provides much needed service and support to our school. Creative curriculum integrated with music and art is tailored for each grade level, and engages our children in innovative and technologically advanced teaching techniques.
Check Out All of the Different Ways to Explore Jewish Education at Temple Kol Ami Emanu-El!
TKAE Religious School • Kindergarten – Sixth Grade
At TKAE, our Religious School curriculum is centered around teaching our children to look at the world through Jewish eyes and ideals. Developing a core sense of Jewish spiritual and ethical values will empower our children and help guide them throughout their lives.
Our goal is simple...for our students to love Judaism. Our Jewish educational environment is dedicated to exploring and creating innovative opportunities for our youngest to oldest learners. In addition, our goal is to teach our kids innovative ways to encourage contemplation, life-cycle rituals, arts, social justice, language and a love of life-long learning.
Classes are offered for grades K-6 on Sundays from 9 a.m. to 12 p.m.
We offer free tutorial Hebrew sessions each Sunday after school from 12:15 p.m. to 1 p.m.
Religious School (Sunday School) Calendar - 9 a.m. - 12 p.m.
Please call us for information about the 2017-2018 schedule. 954-472-1988.
A Program for Grades 7 and 8
OMG + Junior KAFTY = OMGJ
For TKAE 7th and 8th graders
Most Activities Are On Tuesday Evenings & Sunday Afternoons
Starts in September 2017
OMGJK is a mix of Religious School and Youth Group for our 7th and 8th graders. OMGJK is an informal education model where students will learn through doing. Past programs have included examining what makes you proud to be Jewish and then making a Jewish symbol to take home, Learning what it's like to have a special need by being given a physical challenge while bowling and then discussing those challenges and how we can treat others with special needs. The group also takes part in several community service experiences though out the year. OMGJK also takes a weekend long class trip. This year the group is going to Atlanta to learn about the Civil Rights movement.
Call Josh Simon at 954-472-1988 for the program cost for 2017.
*Not included: Overnight hotel costs and some NFTY regional programs
YELL! • Youth, Engagement, Leadership & Learning • Grades 9 thru 12
A unique and exclusive program for our teens in grades 9-12 created, developed and led by our Rabbi and Cantor.
YELL is a new and groundbreaking program that focuses on philanthropic leadership training in collaboration with the teen funders network. Students will raise funds, research potential local and national charitable recipients, disseminate funding, and join together in hands-on social projects and programming.
YELL participants will grow spiritually and Judaically through concentrated study and interaction with our clergy. Retreats, trips, beach services, and acts of loving kindness will help prepare our teens to make decisions based on Jewish ethical values in college and beyond.
If you have questions about TKAE's Religious School, please don’t hesitate to contact us at 954-472-1988.