Am Yisrael offers extensive learning at all levels and abilities.

Our School of Jewish Studies (SJS) is for our members’ children, grades kindergarten through high school, with supplemental programming for pre-schoolers, co-sponsored by jBaby Chicago.

SJS meets on Sundays from 9:15 a.m.-12:15 p.m. and Wednesdays from 4:15 p.m.-6:15 p.m. for grades three through seven.

SJS meets only on Sundays from 9:15 a.m.-12:15 p.m. for 1st, 2nd, 8th-12th grades.  Kindergarten meets from 9:15 a.m.-10:15 a.m.

Approximately once a month we have Family Shabbat Services on Shabbat mornings for Kindergarten through grade seven students and their families from 10:15 a.m.-11:30 a.m. followed by kiddush lunch.

Please click on links directly below to see what our students are learning. Click on the link for each class to access.

Gan (Kindergarten) – Click here

Alef/Bet (1st/2nd) – Click here

Gimel (3rd)- Click here

Dalet (4th) – Click here

Hei (5th) – Click here

Vav (6th) – Click here

Zayin/Het (7th-8th) – Click here

High School (9th-12th) – Click here

Please click on links directly below to see important dates to save on your calendars from, Kindergarten through 12th Grade.

Gan (Kindergarten)

Alef (1st Grade)

Bet (2nd Grade)

Gimel (3rd Grade)

Dalet (4th Grade)

Hei (5th Grade)

Vav (6th Grade)

Zayin (7th Grade)

Het (8th Grade)

9th-12th Grades


For more information on SJS please contact Mr. Charlie Sherman, MAEd, CJE, Head of School at csherman@amyisrael.org (email) or 847-708-1805 (talk/text)

October 19, 2023    4 Cheshvan 5784