HAFTR Middle School 44 Frost Ln, Lawrence, NY11559 The curriculum of HAFTR Middle School involves general and religious studies, as well as art, music and writing…More workshops. Since many students are approaching the age of their Bar/Bat Mitzvahs, the school strives to stress the importance of the Jewish commandments and being a responsible adult through the perspective of the Torah. Students also go on class trips and participate in student government, clubs and athletics. Rabbi Dovid Kupchik is principal of the school.
HAFTR ensures quality American Jewish yeshiva education for students from age two up through twelfth grade. With the…More Torah as the foundation of its philosophy, the school was founded when the Hebrew Institute of Long Island merged with the Hillel School. HAFTR incorporates academic excellence with an assortment of extra-curricular activities. This office is the location of HAFTR's administrative offices.
There are four schools under the HAFTR umbrella, including the Early Childhood Center, Lower School, Middle School and High School as well as Hillel Day Camp. Each school focuses on developing students academically, emotionally, intellectually, spiritually and socially. The classrooms provide a comfortable learning environment and students are challenged in both general and Judaic studies. Reuben Maron is the executive director of the schools.
Upcoming Events :
Tuesday, December 6th 1:30pm - HAFTR Early Childhood and Lower School Tour
Thursday, December 22nd 6:30pm - 8th grade Chanukah Celebration open to all 8th graders at HAFTR High School
Wednesday, December 28th 10:00am - HAFTR Early Childhood and Kindergarten Open House
Sundays will soon offer father/son davening (prayer) in the Newly Renovated High School BeitMidrash starting December 4th with breakfast for all boys in grades 7-12