Becky Lederman was awarded the The Harold Grinspoon Award for Excellence in Jewish Education at the annual Teachers Awards banquet on May 3, 2017. Becky joined the LGA faculty in 2002 as the first 6th grade classroom teacher. In addition to a cash stipend, award winners receive credits towards professional development and membership at the JCC or YMCA.
Our upcoming PJ Pals Event – December 18 at 10:00am – will feature Northampton Mayor David Narkewicz reading a holiday story, and an opportunity to make your own menorah.
PJ Pals Preschool Pals at LGA is open to families with children ages 3-5.
The LGA community got together on December 10 for a Chanukah celebration and concert led by our amazing music teacher Felicia Sloin. Each of the grades performed, and the LGA chorus also took the stage for two songs. As you can see in the videos here, it was a wonderful night of singing, dancing, music and celebration.
2015 Covenant Foundation Award Winners Announced
NORTHAMPTON – On Thursday, May 22, Lander-Grinspoon Academy’s combined third/fourth grades had a day-long field trip to the Federal Courthouse in Springfield. This visit was the culmination of their social justice curriculum. [Read more…]
May 5, 2014 — Lander-Grinspoon Academy (LGA) sixth-grade students recently participated in Letters About Literature, a reading and writing contest for students in grades 4 – 12 sponsored by the Center for the Book, a program of the Library of Congress. [Read more…]
December 19, 2013 – – Lander-Grinspoon Academy students were preparing this week to deliver fresh-baked cookies Friday to the Northampton police and fire departments, City Hall, Department of Public Works and the Cooley Dickinson Hospital’s emergency room.
NORTHAMPTON – Deborah Bromberg Seltzer was named school principal at the Lander-Grinspoon Academy Board of Director’s Annual Meeting on June 12.
Bromberg Seltzer joined the Lander-Grinspoon Academy (LGA) staff in 2003 to teach second grade. She then became the Judaics Studies [Read more…]