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How Do Babies Learn?

  • Posted by Sephardic Academy 11 Aug
We love Alison Gopnik’s article in The New York Times about how babies and young children learn from exploration and social interaction. Check it out! Read More

An Interesting Article

  • Posted by Sephardic Academy 05 Feb
Here is a recent New York Times Opinion piece (“How to Raise a Creative Child,” January 30, 2016) in which Adam Grant describes how to encourage creative thinking. Happy reading and let us know what you think! Read More

Countdown to the First Day of School!

  • Posted by Sephardic Academy 13 Aug
Less than 4 weeks until the first day of the 2015-2016 school year! Please make sure that all your paperwork, including the  Annual Health Form, has been received.   Looking forward to another great year!     Read More

The Importance of Play in Early Childhood

  • Posted by Sephardic Academy 05 Jun
We want to share with you a recent New York Times Opinion piece (“Let the Kids Learn Through Play,” May 16, 2015). This article stresses the importance of play in the early childhood years and cites interesting research describing the positive academic effects of play-based early childhood programs in later years. Happy reading! Read More

SAM Mishloah Manot

  • Posted by Sephardic Academy 30 Jan
This year we have expanded our selection of Mishloah Manot with three amazing baskets: a London Tea theme, an Italian theme, and a Kids theme. Thank you to those who have helped to sponsor the mishloah manot this year. We have a few sponsorship opportunities still available. Sponsors will be recognized on the Purim Baskets. London Tea Read More

Winter Camp

  • Posted by Sephardic Academy 29 Dec
Registration for Kids in Sports Winter Camp is now available.  E-mail  for registration link.   Sephardic Academy of Manhattan & Kids in Sports Winter Camp Monday January 19th – Friday January 23rd 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM Location: Monday 1/19 @ Kids in Sports (1420 2nd Avenue) Tuesday 1/20-Friday 1/23 @ Temple Israel (112 East 75th Read More

Buying gifts for Hanukkah?

  • Posted by Sephardic Academy 12 Dec
Remember to shop at​, and Amazon will donate  0.5% of the purchase price to Sephardic Academy of Manhattan. Bookmark the link and support us every time you shop. Read More