Religious School

Religious School

Congregation Beth Shalom
Religious School
For Kindergarten – High School

Inspiring A Lifelong Love of Jewish Learning

Due to COVID-19 the CBS Religious School is currently virtual

Sundays Kindergarten through 3rd Grade Zoom Classes
Tuesdays 4th through High School Zoom Classes
  • Zoom class links are sent to parents on Fridays for Sunday classes and Mondays for Tuesday classes.
  • Optional resources based on curriculum are emailed to parents weekly.
  • Take-and-Make crafts appropriate for kindergarten through 4th grade are available for pick-up most Fridays.
  • Individual one-on-one virtual sessions available to all students for Hebrew and T’filah
  • Special T’filah sessions with Rabbi Ferratier weekly through Zoom.
  • Exciting Hebrew High School with classes taught by local professionals through Zoom

Contact Stacy Ybarra, Director of Education, at 847-498-5352 or sybarra@bethshalomnb.org  to learn more about our school.

CBS Religious School Mission Statement

The CBS Religious School provides a strong foundation of Jewish knowledge so as to instill a personal understanding of the rich tradition and long history between God and the Jewish people.

Our Goals

  • Inspire and nurture in every child a lifelong love of Jewish life and learning
  • Impart to our students knowledge of our heritage and tradition through the study of Tanach and other Jewish texts
  • Teach the skills necessary to practice Judaism in accordance with the Conservative Movement
  • Provide skills and knowledge necessary for participation in Shabbat, holiday and life cycle events
  • Develop an in-depth knowledge and love of the State of Israel and a commitment to its existence
  • Transmit a sense of responsibility for the world wide Jewish community and the world at large through the mitzvot and Tikkun Olam