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 world-renown guest scholars to share their ideas and thoughts with our community.
Synagogue tradition associates this Hanukkah lamp with the First Mill Street Synagogue of 1730.
Emma Lazarus is best known for her famous poem, “The New Colossus,” inscribed on the base of the Statue of Liberty.