" Clearly, there are the lessons that are in our textbooks, like algebra, chemistry and Spanish. But at RZJHS, we also learned essential midot, or values, such as diligence and morality, that you can’t find in a textbook."
Mazal Tov to Josh Newlander ’15 for being named to the Illinois Basketball Coaches Association (IBCA) Class 1A/2A All State 3rd team! Josh has averaged sixteen points, five rebounds, four assist, 2.4 steals and one turn over per game during the 2013-14 season. As a sophomore, Josh was selected as the Underclass National Player of the Year by Jewish Hoops America. This is the first time in CJHS history that a student has been selected to the 1A/2A IBCA All State Team.
Photo courtesy of Mitchell Liss.