Congregation Solel is dedicated to preparing the children of our congregation to participate fully and meaningfully in Jewish life. Lev Solel, the heart of Solel, is our Jewish religious school experience. Our classrooms foster sacred community, as well as a respect and love of Judaism, its history, traditions, and values. We work with students to understand how these values relate to our current world and their lives, with a focus on student connection, engagement, and enjoyment.

Our students are active participants in Jewish prayer, learning to decode Hebrew, and finding meaning in our ancient liturgy, often through music or art. Project-based learning and responsive classroom techniques are used in our classrooms to encourage depth of learning.  Most importantly, we aim to create an environment within Lev Solel where students are engaged and happy learners, and want to continue their Jewish learning beyond their school years.

Read a letter from Ashley Plotnick, our Director of Congregational Learning, further discussing the core values of Lev Solel as a learning community.

Lev Solel Schedule

Pre-Kindergarten – 2nd Grade: Sunday mornings, 9:45 am-12:00 pm
3rd – 6th Grade: Sunday mornings, 9:45 am-12:00 pm and Tuesday afternoons, 4:15-5:45 pm
7th Grade: Tuesday afternoons, 4:15-5:45 pm, twice per month (including monthly dinners with Rabbi Moffic)
8th – 12th Grade: Sunday afternoons, 12:15-2:00 pm, twice per month (lunch included) and monthly dinners with our clergy for 10th-12th grade

Lev Solel Calendar

Register for Lev Solel here:

Click here to register for the 2017-2018 school year. For additional information and fees click here or contact the Lev Solel Office with any questions.

Contact Us

Director of Congregational Learning, Ashley Plotnick
Learn more about Ashley
Assistant Director of Education, Youth, & Engagement, Michael Schneider
Learn more about Michael
Phone: (847) 433-3417
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Our Youth Group

Find out more about upcoming Youth Group Events

College Connection

Find out more about our college outreach program the College Connection

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Lev Solel (3rd-6th Grade)

January 2, 2018 @ 4:15 pm - 5:45 pm
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Lev Solel (PreK-6th Grade)

January 7, 2018 @ 9:45 am - 12:00 pm
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Lev Solel (8th-12th Grade)

January 7, 2018 @ 12:15 pm - 2:00 pm
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Lev Solel (3rd-7th Grade)

January 9, 2018 @ 4:15 pm - 5:45 pm
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Better Together

January 9, 2018 @ 6:15 pm - 7:15 pm
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January 13, 2018 @ 9:30 am - 10:30 am
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Lev Solel (PreK-6th Grade)

January 14, 2018 @ 9:45 am - 12:00 pm
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Lev Solel (3rd-6th Grade)

January 16, 2018 @ 4:15 pm - 5:45 pm

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