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Welcome to North Shore Notes, The Online Newspaper of North Shore Hebrew Academy High School. Scroll down to read our latest issues.

 

Parshat Vayera: Seeing the Ram

The episode of Akeidat Yitzchak takes place in this week's Parsha, Parshat Vayera. In the last moments before Avraham is about to...

Class Review: AP Macroeconomics

I vividly remember sitting in the NSHAHS gymnasium as an eighth-grader and listening in awe as Dr. Vitow and the student panelists...

Advice Corner

Now that the holidays are over and school is in full swing, I'm sure everyone is feeling overwhelmed and stressed. If you're anything...

Friendship Circle Walkathon

Every year, Friendship Circle, a charity organization for children and young adults with special needs, holds a walkathon to raise funds...

Club of the Week: Environmental Club

Earth is the most beautiful planet, and we all have the pleasure to enjoy it. The environment plays an important role in a peaceful and...

Simmons and the Sixers

NBA player and All-Star Ben Simmons plays for the Philadelphia 76ers, who are also known as the Sixers. Ben Simmons wants to move out of...

Dvar Torah: Parshat Lech Lecha

In this week’s parsha, parshat Lech Lecha, G-d reveals himself to Avraham, saying, “And G‑d said to Abraham: 'Go from your land, your...

The Power of Emunah

What is Emunah? Emunah is a person’s exclusive, or personal, faith in Hashem. Every person has their own level of Emunah which Hashem...

Back To School Carnival

This year’s Back To School Carnival was one for the books. Filled with good weather, fun games, and quality time with classmates after a...

Teacher Interview: Mrs. Glasgow

This week, I had the privilege of interviewing the extremely popular Mrs. Glasgow. You may know her from her AP Psychology class,...

Environmental Education

Creating awareness about environmental issues is becoming more important as we move forward into the future. Encouraging people to...

Advice Column

Now that the holidays are over and school is in full swing, I'm sure everyone is feeling overwhelmed and stressed. If you're anything...

D'var Torah: Parshat Haazinu

Interestingly, this week's Parsha, Parshat Haazinu, is mostly composed of a song. Before Moshe’s death, he sings a song to Bnei Yisrael,...

The New Year, Twenty Years Later

I was in Rabbi Weiss’ Talmud class when I learned that the Jewish New Year has four names: Rosh Hashanah (Head of the [new] year), Yom...

First Day of School

September 1st is a dreaded day for most students, as it’s the first day of school. This means returning to the cycle of waking up at 6...