At Shearith Israel children feel nurtured, valued and part of the community.
We offer opportunities for stimulating engagement with Jewish texts and subjects for students of all levels. Explore our classes and then join us to study and connect.
We are proud to host major lectures and classes delivered by our clergy and Jewish leaders from across the world.
These bells adorned a Torah scroll at the consecration ceremony of the First Mill Street Synagogue in 1730.
In 1776, several British soldiers desecrated two of Shearith Israel’s Torah scrolls.