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Open House for Prospective Students

Join us on Sunday, November 3 from 1 - 3 p.m. for a Student Activities Fair, pizza lunch and Tour highlighting student experiences. Learn more about student life and academics at Rochelle Zell including meeting with faculty, administration, current parents and students. Click "read full story" to RSVP.

Bring this with you to high holiday services!

A highlight of each week at Rochelle Zell Jewish High School is Friday tefillah. The entire school community joins together in prayer and song and students offer divrei Torah and kavanot, words of Torah and intention, that stem from their learning. Students relish the opportunity to speak before their peers and think back fondly on the divrei Torah that they heard in previous years.

Model UN Team Takes First Place Fifth Year In A Row

Rochelle Zell Jewish High School received the National High School Model UN Team Conference Award of Distinction for the 5th consecutive year at the 45th annual NHSMUN 2019 Conference in New York.

Click read full story for individual awards and plenary session speakers.

RZJHS Collects Fourth Regional Title in the IHSA Basketball Championship!

“I’m shomer Shabbat, and it was a day of rest,” Silvers said, using the Hebrew phrase for a person who strictly observes the Sabbath. “I had a restful day. It was just the right thing to get ready for tonight.”

Almost all of the Class 1A and 2A regional title games took place Friday night, but that would not have worked for Sabbath-observing students of Rochelle Zell and Yeshiva. IHSA assistant executive director Matt Troha said an accommodation was made for the two Jewish schools from Deerfield and Skokie that allowed them to play later Saturday night, after the Sabbath had ended.
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