At Shearith Israel children feel nurtured, valued and part of the community.
We offer intellectual opportunities for stimulating engagement with Jewish texts and subjects for students of all levels.
We are proud to host world-renown guest scholars to share their ideas and thoughts with our community.
In August of 1829, Shearith Israel’s third cemetery was consecrated. It was located on Twenty First Street just west of Sixth Avenue
Shearith Israel’s “Omer Board” dates back to the Mill Street Synagogue of 1730, and may indeed go back to the early years of the Congregation’s history.