USY at Temple Beth David

Apr 18, 2023
About Us

Welcome to USY at Temple Beth David in Palm Beach Gardens, where our vibrant Jewish community and society come together. As a part of the Solomon Schechter Day School, we are dedicated to fostering a deep connection to Judaism, providing meaningful experiences, and creating a welcoming environment for individuals of all ages.

Our Mission

At USY, our mission is to engage and inspire the Jewish youth of Palm Beach Gardens. Through various programs and activities, we aim to develop their Jewish identity, foster a sense of community, and empower them to be leaders who make a positive impact on the world.

Experiential Jewish Education

Our focus is on providing experiential Jewish education that goes beyond the classroom. We believe that hands-on learning, immersive experiences, and meaningful connections are vital in establishing a strong Jewish foundation. From engaging Shabbat services to thought-provoking educational seminars, we offer a wide range of opportunities for individuals to deepen their understanding of Jewish traditions, values, and history.

Community Involvement

USY at Temple Beth David encourages active community involvement and engagement. We organize and participate in numerous community service projects, social events, and volunteer opportunities. By giving back to the local community, we instill the values of Tikkun Olam (repairing the world) and emphasize the importance of making a difference in the lives of others.

Programs and Offerings

Our programs and offerings cater to individuals of different age groups and interests. From engaging youth groups to adult education classes, we provide a variety of activities that promote Jewish values and traditions.

Youth Groups:

  • Junior USY: Our youth group for middle school students offers fun activities, social events, and opportunities to learn and grow within a Jewish framework.
  • Senior USY: Our high school youth group provides leadership development, community service projects, and social events that connect Jewish teens with their peers.

Adult Education:

  • Learn and Engage: This program offers a variety of classes, workshops, and discussions for adults to deepen their knowledge of Jewish traditions, texts, and contemporary issues.
  • Shabbat Services and Study: Join us for vibrant Shabbat services followed by engaging study sessions that explore the weekly Torah portion or specific Jewish themes.

The Solomon Schechter Day School

The Solomon Schechter Day School is a renowned educational institution that prioritizes academic excellence and Jewish values. As a part of the Solomon Schechter network, our school provides a comprehensive curriculum that blends rigorous secular education with strong Jewish identity development.

At Solomon Schechter, we believe in fostering a love for learning, critical thinking skills, and a strong moral compass. Our dedicated faculty, innovative teaching methods, and engaging extracurricular activities ensure that each student receives a well-rounded education that prepares them for success in all areas of life.

Get Involved

We welcome individuals of all backgrounds to join USY at Temple Beth David and become a part of our vibrant Jewish community. Whether you are seeking engaging educational opportunities, meaningful connections, or a place to celebrate Jewish traditions, we invite you to explore what we have to offer.

Contact us today to discover more about our programs, events, and how you can get involved. Together, let us create a thriving Jewish community in Palm Beach Gardens that celebrates our shared heritage and values.