Since the early 1990's  the JFHF Religious School developed a vibrant effort serving the communities Jewish families through education.

Located in the Arlyne B. Berkman Education Center their curriculum follows themes of Jewish value, concepts, history, holidays, and liturgy (Hebrew Prayer).

B'ruchim HaBa'im!

Welcome to Arlyne B. Berkman Education Center 

Jewish Fellowship

of  Hemlock Farms

Religious School


Our classrooms and teachers help bring the Torah to life through studies that are fun

Students Events

Throughout the year the teachers hosts an array of activities for students and families

Classes encourage the growth of Judaism through education


Our students follow a curriculum of Jewish Values and concepts that include understanding the holidays. Teaching history which include the bible, prophets, modernity, life cycle events and liturgy (Hebrew and Prayers) At interval during the school year we have side by side learning sessions. Where parents, grandparents and others attend classes with the children. The sessions revolve around the Jewish Holidays. We encourage parents to plan, participate in all celebrations that include Sukkot, Hannukah, Purim, Passover, Lag B'mer and Shabbat.

Religious School Director Rhoda Barr along with her staff

Scheduled the year conforms to the regional public schools calendar and includes all the Jewish Holidays. Our Term begins in early September and continues until mid June. We meet on Sundays Mornings from 9:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Instruction is provided through small groups and specialized  programing. If needed, individual tutoring is available.