Teachers

Preschool (גנון) – TBD

 

Kindergarten (גן חובה) – Angela Schatz (אנג’לה שץ)

Angela Schatz has been teaching preschool through first grade at the Israeli School in Lexington, MA since 2007. A graduate of Lesley University in 2001, she has many talents: Creative Dance specialist; Israeli Folk dance instructor/facilitator; Tot Shabbat leader, and Conversational Hebrew instructor. Angela has a rich background in dance, having choreographed and performed in both Israel and the U.S. (where she now lives in Arlington). Angela’s joy of teaching is evident in the classroom where she utilizes song, art, games, dance, hard work, and joy. She uses her skills and experience to teach 2-to-95-year-olds.

First grade (כיתה א’) – Shay Bar Nissim (שי בר ניסים)

Second & Third grade (כיתות ב’-ג’) – Zohar Mamet (זהר ממט)

Fourth grade (כיתה ד’)- Larisa Grinis (לריסה גריניס)

 

Middle School (כיתת הבוגרים)- Yael Marx (יעל מרקס)

Yael has been working as a teacher for almost twenty years. She has a BA degree in literature and cinema studies, and MA in literature, as well as high school teaching certificate. Yael has taught in Israeli and American high schools, and after school Hebrew schools. In addition to her teaching position in the Israeli School of Lexington, Yael teaches Hebrew in Temple Shir Tikva in Winchester as well as one-on-one tutoring at her house. Yael enjoys teaching through dialogue with her students. She believes in the written word, literature, and its power to educate, enrich and please the reader. Besides teaching, Yael is an active artist and presents her work in exhibitions. Her work centers on acrylic painting. Yael is married to Renan and mother of three girls: Halel, Dror and Gaya.

School Principal (מנהלת) – Hanna Levy-Moonshine (חנה לוי – מונשיין)