Each day our kids come to school to learn not only core subjects, but life skills. At BYDS part of our mission is to guide and teach our students about Respect, Cooperation, Gratitude, Integrity, and Responsibility. If you notice, our 5 Life Skills have a common 
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This week we began our monthly Torah Service. See below for pictures capturing the service. We teach Torah in a way that students learn to respect the integrity of the text. While the Torah is certainly a difficult text, it is one which is integral 
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The issue looks at ways that Jewish day schools find creative ways to increase and maximize their resources. In the first section, authors explore the partnerships that day schools forge with organizations in their community and beyond, to help raise money, foster teacher development, support 
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Today we recognized our first “Mensches” of the school year. We are so proud of them! Kindergarten: Emily 1st Grade: Jonah 2nd Grade: Eytan 3rd Grade: Daniel 4th Grade: Myles 5th Grade: Jaden We are so proud of our students for practicing these life skills 
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Everyone needs a mentor; in work, in life, in school. It is important that our children are surrounded by positive role models. Who better than their older Elementary School peers?! The BYDS buddy system strengthens our school community and helps to challenge stereotypes, misconceptions or 
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My name is Stacey Shidler and my husband Jeff and I are chairing the 2018-2019 BYDS Annual Giving Fund (AGF).  BYDS holds a special place in my heart since I am an alumna. We are parents to Daniel in the third grade and Julia in 
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Over the last few days, I had the privilege of going into each Early Childhood class to read one of my favorite Rosh Hashanah stories, Apples and Honey by Jonny Zucker and Jan Cohen.  The children were so excited to hear the story, see the 
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A baseball star issues a brief apology for years of steroid use. An elected politician quickly apologizes for an inappropriate relationship. After getting caught, a movie star says she is sorry for drinking under the influence. Our culture is awash in apologies these days. Many 
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The World Series Champions, our very own Houston Astros invited our 2nd – 5th graders to sing The National Anthem ON THE FIELD to open the August 29th 1:10pm Astros game against the Oakland A’s. We have officially declared August 29, 2018 BYDS Strong Day. 
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