For families seeking Jewish education and social opportunities, Temple Israel offers many. Our religious school holds classes for children of all ages, ranging from kindergarten through 12th grade.
We offer varied social activities for senior youth, grades 9-12, in MFTY, the Melbourne Federation of Temple Youth and junior youth, grades 6-8, in TIFTY, Temple Israel Federation of Temple Youth. Lovingly supervised by caring adults, our youth programs provide Jewish activities and camaraderie for all teenagers.
In addition, Temple Israel offers a variety of stimulating adult education courses and many social activities through its auxiliary organizations.
Temple Israel is proud of the educational opportunities we offer for our children, our teens, our adults and members of our community. We invite you to learn more about what Temple Israel has to offer.
Temple Israel’s Beit Midrash (House of Study) is an exciting and nurturing religious school with Hebrew classes and Judaic study. The curriculum is tailored to children of all grades. The goal of our religious school is to educate our children to be knowledgeable and observant young Jews who are committed to God, the Synagogue and the traditions of the Jewish people.
Hebrew instruction begins in the third grade and culminates in Bar or Bat Mitzvah at age 13. The goal of the Hebrew school is to teach Hebrew language and to develop facility in home and synagogue skills.