Religious School

Meet Interim Religious School Principal, Rabbi Stacy Petersohn Thursday, August 8,  7:30 – 8:30 p.m. We invite all, especially parents with Religious School age children to come meet the new Interim Religious School Principal, Rabbi Stacy Petersohn. This is a casual meet and greet, no childcare provided.Read this message from Rabbi Petersohn... Read more »

School Registration Forms

by Lynn Crocker on May 12, 2019

Please register Online. Log into your account and select the “school registration” icon. If you prefer, please print out the following forms to complete. You may either bring them into the Religious School office or email them to Rabbi Petersohn 5780 Registration & Emergency Form 5780 Fee Form (Teen HS) 5780 Fee Form (JK-7) 5780 Parent Consent Form... Read more »

Mishloah Manot 5779

by Lynn Crocker on January 23, 2019

Mishloah Manot Fantastic Double Mitzvah Opportunity Deadline to order is March 12th By supporting our Mishloah Manot Fundraiser, you’ll have the opportunity to fulfill the mitzvah of sending sweets and greetings to other CBD members for Purim, as well as supporting our Religious School, including myuchad, and other unique and distinctive youth programs. How to Participate Download order form  and mail... Read more »

Charoset Challenge – Sunday, March 26

by Lynn Crocker on January 1, 2017

Charoset Challenge Sunday, March 26th 11:00am – 12:30pm Charoset is one of the symbolic foods on the Passover Seder Plate. Our 3rd  – 7th grade religious school students and their mom or dad will prepare and taste a variety of charoset recipes. RSVP for this event is closed.  ... Read more »

Director of Life-Long Learning Information Sessions

by Lynn Crocker on February 4, 2016

Director of Life-Long Learning Information Session Monday, February 22nd 7:30  – 9:00 p.m. Sunday, February 28th 10:00 – 11:30 a.m. Tuesday, March 1st 7:30  – 9:00 p.m. Join Lori Kahn, CBD Vice-President of Education , and Rabbi Ohriner to learn more about the addition of a Director of Life-Long Learning position to our kehillah’s Senior Staff. We will explore the... Read more »

JCore: Tzedakah Day – January 24, 2016

by Lynn Crocker on December 31, 2015

JCore: Tzedakah Day January 24th from 9:30am – 12:30pm Join us as we commemorate MLK day and celebrate Tu Bi’Shvat with projects that promote justice and sustainability. To help complete our projects, we need the following items: – New toiletries – New socks – Fleece/flannel material for scarves (9” x 60” strips) – Kosher food items (specifics below)* – Monetary... Read more »

Moving Up & JET Graduation Ceremony – June 6, 2015

by Lynn Crocker on April 2, 2015

9:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. Support our youth as our 7th graders complete their JCore Religious School education and Move-up to JET, and our JET seniors graduate.  Ceremony takes place during Shabbat Services, festive lunch to follow.... Read more »

ZmiRkudiyah – April 26, 2015

by Lynn Crocker on November 19, 2014

11:15am – 12:30pm JCore’s annual song and dance performance in honor of Yom Ha’Atzmaut. Enjoy the wonderful performance and join us for Israeli food afterwards. JCore parents as well as community members are invited to attend.... Read more »

Candle Fundraiser – Order Deadline: November 21st

by Lynn Crocker on November 18, 2014

Double Mitzvah Benefits Our Myuhad (Special Needs) Program and Israeli Artisans Order your beautiful Safed Hanukkah, Shabbat and Havdallah candles today! These candles not only brighten your own Shabbat and Hanukkah but also make a great hostess gift. All Pre –orders are due no later than: Friday November 21st. View Candle Images Download Order Form To order email Irene Swedroe... Read more »

Pizza and Prizes Party – October 12, 2014

by Lynn Crocker on October 2, 2014

12:30 – 1:15 p.m. Pizza and Prizes for JCore students who complete their summer BHPP reading packet.  All gan, alef and new students invited to attend as well.... Read more »

Hanukkah Candles are Here!

by Lynn Crocker on November 7, 2013

Hanukkah Candles Available for Purchase and Pickup Sunday, December 7th 9:00 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. Wednesday, December 10th 4:00 – 6:15 p.m. If you pre-ordered Ḥanukkah candles, they may be picked up on these dates and time. In addition, there will be a small selection of Hanukkah and Shabbat candles for sale.... Read more »

Pizza and Prizes Party – September 22, 2103

by Lynn Crocker on August 15, 2013

12:30  – 1:00 p.m. All new students and students completing their BHPP summer reading program are invited to Pizza and Prizes.  BHPP students – be sure to submit your signed tivia tlooshes, mitzvah coupons and reading pages on the first day of school (Sept 8) so we can tally your points and prizes!... Read more »

Youth Education Meet and Greet – August 18, 2013

by Lynn Crocker on July 30, 2013

1:00 – 2:00 p.m. Learn about our exciting new Jewish education programs for pre-k through high school. Part of Summer Showcase. Meet and Greet – 1:00 pm High Holyday Project – 2:00 pm... Read more »

Youth Education Back to School – September 8, 2013

by Lynn Crocker on July 30, 2013

9:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. Students and parents  meet with teachers, the principal and Rabbis together and separately to overview goals and activities for our exciting new youth education program.  We will sing together and enjoy a festive brunch. Ganon parents are invited to participate.... Read more »

Sukkah Decorating Event – September 15, 2013

by Lynn Crocker on July 30, 2013

11:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. We invite all families to bring your kids to help make decorations for the Beth David Sukkah. Parents are welcome to stay and help kids and help hang their works of art! Plenty of projects, snacks and space for all. Story time for the younger ones!... Read more »

Kid’s Sukkah Slumber Party – September 21, 2013

by Lynn Crocker on July 30, 2013

Saturday, September 21 – 7:00 p.m. through Sunday, September 22 – 12:30 p.m. Ever watched a movie or slept in a Sukkah?  Here’s your chance to do both!  K-7th kids invited to join us for Seudah Shlishit, havdallah, movie, and snacks.  Lights out at 10:30 for 4th grade & up.  Younger kids picked up by 10:00pm. Sunday morning begins with... Read more »

Kids Selichot and Sleepover August 31, 2013

by Lynn Crocker on July 30, 2013

Saturday, August 31, 7:30 p.m. – Sunday, September 1, 9:30 a.m. K-7th kids will absolutely want to feed their souls at our festive Selihot Seudah Shlishit (festive 3rd Shabbat meal). The meal is followed by games, havdallah, movie, ice cream and a sleep over for 4th graders  and up. (Pick up k- 3rd kids by 10:30pm.)  Older kids wake up... Read more »

Friends and Jems – September 11, 2013

by Lynn Crocker on July 30, 2013

4:00 – 6:16 p.m.   Elective  Selection Students find out about our variety of JEM offerings, meet the teachers, and sign up.   Older students get priority, so all students sign up for 3 choices. Meet New and Old Friends  In addition to finding out about JEMS, meet and socialize with friends, and find out about the super cool Jewel Awards!... Read more »

High Holy Days Actvities for Kids – September 2013

by Lynn Crocker on July 16, 2013

September Simha! – Happiness holiday programs for kids! Selihot Sleepover Saturday, August 31st,  7:30 pm through Sunday, September 1st, 9:30 am K-7th kids are welcome to feed their souls at our festive Selihot Seudah Shlishit (festive 3rd Shabbat meal) followed by games, havdallah, movie, ice cream and a sleep over (4th grade and up). Pick up younger kids by 10:30... Read more »

School Registration Forms HERE

by Lynn Crocker on July 11, 2013

Registration Form – Members Registration Form – Non Members Student Information & Emergency Contact Form Parent Consent Form Commitment Covenant More information about Jewish Youth Education at CBD Check out our programs for Russian speaking children!... Read more »

Jewish Youth Education

by Lynn Crocker on May 9, 2013

Back to School Event: 9/8, 9:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. Friends and Jems Fest: 9/11, 4:00 – 6:15 p.m. Try to stay on track! Black Hole Prevention Program week #11. Look for your new registration packets coming next week. Click here for a complete listing of Jewish Youth Education announcements. Or check out the school calendar.  ... Read more »

Religious School Shadow Day May 5, 2013

by Lynn Crocker on April 25, 2013

Religious School Shadow Day Sunday, May 5, 2013, 9:30am -12:30pm Shadow Day is a great opportunity for you and/or your pre-K-6th student to come observe our Jewish Education Program in action!  Please RSVP for Shadow Day or call us at 408-366-9101. View/Print Flyer... Read more »

Israel Cultural Fair 12-May-2013

by Lynn Crocker on March 20, 2013

May 12, 2013 at 10:00 a.m. The fair features 7 different Israeli cultures that the Religious School students have been learning about this year. Booths will include cultural information, hands-on activities, ethnic foods to sample and art. Also a special Mother’s Day surprise and Shavuot art project! Scavenger Hunt for kids. Fair will conclude with our annual Zimriya/Rikudiya performance. Fair... Read more »

Tribute to Our Teachers at Milestones and Memories

by Lynn Crocker on March 14, 2013

We’re looking for all past CBD teachers (Religious School and Hebrew High). If you or someone you know was a CBD teacher, please email Iris or call 408-366-9116. Please indicate the years and grades taught and contact information.... Read more »

Holocaust Museum – Extended through April 15th

by Lynn Crocker on February 19, 2013

Extended through April 15, 2013 Open During Regular Shul Hours Honor Yom HaShoah by walking through Beth David’s Holocaust museum. Organized as a timeline of events with books, posters, artifacts and other media. Related, student artwork also displayed. Appropriate for all ages (parents of young children might want to take a look first and decide whether to bring their child).... Read more »