Sunday Schools

Learning, community & giving back

Keshet’s Sunday morning programs provide social interaction, hands-on activities, and a Jewish connection. We offer a variety of options for kids, teens, and adults to meet participant’s needs from different communities.

Keshet’s Sunday Schools take place October 15, 2023-May 12, 2024. The calendar for the year is available here.


Sundays are special with art, music, friends and tradition

Raising good people

A Keshet parent once shared, “My son goes to school all week to learn academics. On Sundays, he goes to Keshet to learn to be a good person.” Keshet Sunday School explores topics like kindness, respect, teamwork and community.

Multisensory curriculum

Lessons are designed by special education teachers to use visual supports and differentiated instruction. As part of a multisensory experience, each Sunday closes with all students coming together for joyful singing led by fantastic musicians.

Jewish for all

Students come from many religious backgrounds and all Jewish denominations. Small classes and a variety of program options allow us to tailor lessons specifically to students’ interests and families’ religious observance.

Options for all families

Keshet Sunday School

Curriculum designed to teach students about their Jewish heritage through engaging, hands-on activities. Classrooms are separated by youth and adults with the support of seasoned teachers and volunteers.

Ida Crown Jewish Academy, Skokie
All ages

Registration is ongoing. Contact Rachel for pro-rated pricing.

SOAR (Social Opportunities & Adult Recreation)

A combination of community service and recreation for teens and adults looking for social interaction and community activities. Transportation to volunteer opportunities is provided.

Ida Crown Jewish Academy, Skokie
8th grade-Adult

Transportation is available to and from Ida Crown from Keshet’s Business Office in Northbrook.

Registration is ongoing. Contact Rachel for pro-rated pricing.

Sunday School at Anshe Emet

Keshet partners with Anshe Emet to ensure that their faculty and curriculum support diverse learners. Anshe Emet is committed to serving all families regardless of financial circumstances.

Pre-K-8th Grade
Anshe Emet Synagogue, Chicago

Want to know more?

With so many great options for Keshet programs and inclusive, community-based Sunday School, it can be hard to choose. Contact Polly Cheeseman, Recreation Program Manager, at or 630.566.9391.

Volunteers needed

Volunteers play important roles at Keshet Sunday School and SOAR by participating in activities alongside students and assisting teachers. Volunteers must be at least 13 years-old and available every Sunday.

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Group of students with teachers and volunteers.

Fee assistance

Need-based fee assistance is available for Keshet Sunday School and SOAR. Families will indicate their interest in receiving assistance when they register online. Our team will then be in touch with you about next steps. Contact Anca at 847.205.1234 for more information.

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