Middle & High School Teachers 


Rabbi Yossi Rapoport - Judaic Studies Administrator Upper School


We would like to formally introduce you to our teachers for the 2018-19 school year!  We are so blessed to have an incredible team of teachers who are exuberant and looking forward to working with you to support your student in the best year ever!

Upper School General Studies Teachers

  • We warmly welcome back Middle School math teachers Mrs. Marjan Jahanfard and Mrs. Shani Newman.

  • We are also very pleased and know you will be too, to  welcome back our beloved McKenna Harkins, who is returning from hiatus to teach Middle School Science.

  • We are happy to welcome a number of talented educators who are uniquely qualified to join the HA Family and community! We hope you will join us in welcoming:

    • Dr. Mary Greer, former Hebrew Academy teacher,  X-STREAM Lab Coordinator and HS Science teacher
    • Dorian Shiver, 6th grade teacher
    • Lauren Adler, Upper School English teacher
    • Erin Rainey, Upper School PE teacher 
  • Upper School Judaic Studies Teachers

    • Mrs. Sacha Alperovitch - Middle School Girls: Parsha

    • Rabbi A.D. Berkowitz - High School: Parsha

    • Mrs. Yiska Berkowitz -  Middle School: Jewish History

    • Rabbi Mendy Drihem - Middle School Boys: Chumash

    • Morah Miriam Gold - Upper School: Ivrit

    • Mrs. Rishi Greenwald - Middle School Girls: Navi & Chumash

    • Morah Ita Marcus - High School Girls: Yahadus

    • Rabbi Mendy Naparstek - Middle School Boys: Talmud & Chumash

    • Mrs. Sarah Newman - Upper School: Ivrit 

    • Mrs. Kreinie Paltiel - High School Girls: Navi & Chassidus

    • Rabbi Avrohom Popack - Middle School Boys: Yahadus, Jewish History & Parsha

    • Rabbi Yossi Rapoport - Upper School: Talmud, Yahadus & Parsha

    • Mrs. Rochel Leah Stillerman - Upper School Girls: Chumash & Yahadus

    • Mrs. Chaya Leah Sufrin - High School Girls: Jewish History