The endowment at Oakwood School, a private, nonsectarian day school in North Hollywood, adds up to nearly $20 million. Compare that to Los Angeles-area Jewish day schools and things just don’t equate — some have no endowment at all, and at many others, the endowment is, at best,...
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Tag: Sinai Akiba
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November 8, 2012 | 12:58 pm
“Judaism, the Jewish religion and the history of the Jewish people are steeped in values,” said retired Lt. Gen. David Fridovich, who also served in the U.S. Army as a Green Beret. Addressing a crowd of elementary and middle school students from Sinai Akiba Academy and Brawerman...
May 7, 2010 | 6:44 pm
Seventh-grade students and faculty from Sinai Akiba Academy in Westwood filed into the Islamic Center in Los Angeles at noon May 7 for a lecture on Muslim culture and to observe an afternoon prayer session.
Jihad Turk, director of...
March 18, 2009 | 5:09 am
L.A. Receives Emergency Grant to Pay for Jewish Education
Five communities, including Los Angeles, will split an $11 million emergency grant from the Jim Joseph Foundation for day school and Jewish camp tuition assistance over the next two years. The San Francisco-based foundation...
December 29, 2005 | 7:00 pm
Enjoy this poem by Sinai Akiba fifth-grader Shana Saleh as you munch on those latkes.
Chanukah means miracles,
Miracles means light --
Light in our hearts
And lights in our minds.
Minds mean thinking back
Sometime long ago
When the Greeks made a
Riot because of hate for
The temple, a...