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Faculty and Staff

new england jewish academy

faculty and staff

Learning at New England Jewish is a transformative and joyful experience thanks to our remarkable teachers.  Both our faculty and staff are drawn to NEJA because they want to inspire students with love and excitement for learning, which they themselves model every day. Our teachers seek to make a difference in every child’s life.

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administration & front office

Naty KatzHead Of School
Dr. Richard NabelUpper School Principal
Rabbi Zev SilverLower School Principal
Andrea BoyleExecutive Assistant/Office Manager
Theresa SmithFinance Director
Batsheva ObersteinAdmissions Director
Rachel ThelinAdministrative Assistant
Mellissa SanchezAdministrative Assistant
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Axelrad, EsteeHebrew Language 4-8
Bosco, JoannECC - 2
Camarata, MattPhysics Science, Geometry, Pre-Calc, IT
Cohen, FernMusic
Collins, NicoleHistory & Govt & AP US Hist
Faia, KathleenECC - 4
Forgosh, JoshJudaics 3, 4, 5, 6
Fried, DavidTalmud & Halacha for College
Green, CathyK, 5th Language Arts, 5/6 Science
Hecht, ShaindelECC - 3
Jeremias, GedalyahJudaic Medley & Chumash
Jeremias, MindyLearning Center
Jockel, DylanBio, AP Bio, Genetics
Leichtberg, SamPhysics, AP Physics, AP Calc, Calc
Lorenzo, DonnaAlgebra I, II, Integrated Math, Geometry
Markus, AnatHebrew Language
Molski, Sarah4th Grade General Studies & Resource
Nevo Ben-Ari, NaomiHebrew Language & Art
Page, DanielEnglish Literature, Library
Page, HeatherEnglish Literature, College Counselor
Provenzano, KellyMath 6th & Upper School Chemistry & Biology
Reilly, EdAmerican Literature
Schwartz, HelenGeneral Studies 1, 2
Schwartz, MayaHebrew Language. K, 1, 2, 3
Silver, ShifraJudaics K, 1 & 2
Silver, Zev5, 6 History & 4, 5 Dinim
Skoglund, AharonJudaic Medley & Chumash
Teitleman, AbbyECC Aid
Wilkinson, AdamPE & Computers, IT & Facilities
Zackin, LorieHistory & Intro to Human Rights
Zelman, Andrew3rd General Studies, 6th LA, 5th Math