Course Offerings

Below is a sampling of courses that Frankel Jewish Academy has offered.  Not every course is offered every year or semester.

English

English 9
English 9 Honors
American Literature
Honors American Literature
British and World Literature
Honors British and World Literature
AP English Literature & Composition 
AP English Language & Composition
Contemporary Literature 
Honors Contemporary Literature
Writer’s Craft 
Honors Writer’s Craft
AP Capstone

Faculty

Nicole Kahn

Titles: English Department Chair
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Kathryn Untener

Titles: English Instructor
Email:

Leroy Zagata

Titles: English Instructor
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History & Social Studies

U.S. History and Honors U.S. History 
U.S. Government & Economics 
Western Civilization
Contemporary Legal Issues 
Philosophy 
AP Comparative Government
AP Human Geography
AP Psychology 
AP U.S. Government & Politics
AP U.S. History
 
 

Faculty

Joseph Bernstein

Titles: Social Studies & History Instructor
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Melanie Sesi

Titles: Social Studies & History Instructor
Email:

Adam Shireman

Titles: Social Studies & History Instructor
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Paul Thebert

Titles: Social Studies & History Department Chair
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Mathematics

Algebra I
Geometry 
Honors Geometry
Algebra II 
Honors Algebra II 
Operations Research / Statistics 
Pre-Calculus 
Honors Pre-Calculus
Calculus
AP Calculus AB
AP Calculus BC
AP Statistics 

Faculty

Christine Chadwick

Titles: Mathematics Instructor
Email:

Nicholas Mantas

Titles: Science Department Chair
Email:

Andrew Picard

Titles: Mathematics Instructor
Email:

Eric Rapp

Titles: Science and Math Instructor
Email:

Science

Biology 
AP Biology
Chemistry 
Honors Chemistry 
AP Chemistry
Physics 
Honors Physics 
AP Physics
Environmental Science 
AP Environmental Science
Science Research & Design 
Honors Science Research & Design
AP Computer Science
Anatomy and Physiology Honors 
Physics I AP
Earth and Space
 

Faculty

Nicholas Mantas

Titles: Science Department Chair
Email:

Amanda Neaton

Titles: Science Instructor
Email:

Eric Rapp

Titles: Science and Math Instructor
Email:

Jewish Studies

Bible
Biblical Themes
Diversity in the Bible
Debating Jewish Philosophy
 
Rabbinics
Jewish Traditions, Rituals & Practice
Relationships & Social Justice
Jewish Logic
Jewish Law & Its Implications

Faculty

Seth Korelitz

Titles: Director of Jewish Studies
Email:

Michael Langer

Titles: Rabbinics & Bible Instructor
Email:

Boruch Lazewnik

Titles: Rabbinics Instructor
Email:

Elliot Pachter

Titles: Rabbinic Advisor
Email:

Avi Spodek

Titles: Rabbinics Department Chair
Email:

Rebecca Strobehn

Titles: Rabbinics Instructor
Email:

Jeremy Yoskowitz

Titles: Bible Instructor
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Hebrew

Hebrew I
Hebrew II
Hebrew III
Hebrew IV

Israeli Society through Popular Culture

Faculty

Bosmat Dovas

Titles: Hebrew Instructor
Email:

Malli Holoshitz

Titles: Hebrew Department Chair
Email:

Hadassa Kidron

Titles: Hebrew Instructor
Email:

General Studies Electives

Advanced Art
American Sign Language
Ceramics I & II
Advanced Ceramics/Sculpture
Controversial Authors and Literature
Creative Writing Workshop
Digital Photography & Video 
Journalism/Student Publications
Lifeguarding
Model U.N. / Debate 
Music Ensemble / Theory
Painting & Drawing
Advanced Drawing & Painting
Art Portfolio
Introduction to Digital Art
Advanced Digital Art
Acting I
Advanced Acting
Beginning Dance I
Dance II
Engineering Technology
 Sculpture
Stagecraft 
STEAM Directed Projects
Vocal Arts
Weight Training 
Yearbook 
Yoga
Yearbook
Zumba
 
Online Courses
Dual Enrollment
Independent Study
Internship
Content for these courses will be individualized according to student interests and academic needs.

Faculty

Rick Dorn

Titles: Director of Athletics
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Marisa Gratson

Titles: Visual Arts Instructor
Email:

Mitch Master

Titles: Director of Visual & Performing Arts
Email:

Waldon Reed

Titles: Music Ensemble Instructor
Email:

Lindsey Tycholiz-McKiddy

Titles: Vocal Arts Instructor
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Jewish Studies Electives

Chasidism: Heroes, Heretics and History
History of the Arab - Israeli Conflict 
Holocaust & Memory 
Israel Leadership
Jewish Business Ethics 
Jewish Economic Ethics 
Jewish Journeys
Jewish Medical Ethics 
Jewish Personal Ethics 
Jewish Text & Art 
Israel on Campus
Tradition, Leadership, and Peoplehood 
Identity, Community, and God 
Moot Beit Din 
History of Zionism and the Yishuv  
Israel through Film
Modern Jewish History 
Experiences in the ​Jewish ​Community
Jewish Philosophy  

Faculty

Seth Korelitz

Titles: Director of Jewish Studies
Email:

Michael Langer

Titles: Rabbinics & Bible Instructor
Email:

Boruch Lazewnik

Titles: Rabbinics Instructor
Email:

Elliot Pachter

Titles: Rabbinic Advisor
Email:

Avi Spodek

Titles: Rabbinics Department Chair
Email:

Rebecca Strobehn

Titles: Rabbinics Instructor
Email:

Jeremy Yoskowitz

Titles: Bible Instructor
Email:

Randall Gawel

Principal
 

Dr. Seth Korelitz

Director of Jewish Studies