Jewish academies in the United States

For Jewish Boarding School, It’s Old Wine In New Bottle

Now a decade old, the American Hebrew Academy in Greensboro,
despite growing pains, is hitting its stride.

Special To The Jewish Week
08/17/2010

Touring the sites of Riverdale with out-of-town visitors on a recent Shabbat, I noted the scenic campus of the Telshe Yeshiva, an elite academy overlooking the Hudson River educating high school and post-high school budding Talmudic scholars. Virtually all students are out-of-towners, who, together with their prestigious faculty, are creating a haredi community in many ways dissonant yet coexisting with Riverdale’s Modern Orthodox subculture.

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