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A PLURALISTIC, COLLEGE PREPARATORY JEWISH DAY SCHOOL FOR GRADES 6-12.

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Events

1/16/17

School Closed (MLK Day)


1/16/17

Chesed Cookie Baking


1/16/17

NO CLASSES - MLK DAY


1/17/17

D Day


1/17/17

Muss 2017 kickoff meeting (10th grade students) @ Lunch


1/17/17

Pennsylvania Math League @ Lunch


1/17/17

Veggie Lasagna, Pasta w/Sauce, Mixed Veggies, Cheese Fries

Contains: Wheat, Dairy,


1/17/17

GJV Basketball practice @ Harcum


1/17/17

Muss 2017 kickoff meeting (10th grade parents) (Snow date 1/19)


1/18/17

E Day


1/18/17

PTO Mom's Night Out

Schmooze and create! BYOB. We will be painting at all three locations.

Locations: Pinot’s Palette & Painting with a Twist – 3 ... read more


1/18/17

Kosher Chinese - RSVP Required by Tuesday 1/17/17 - Email - lunch@jbha.org

RSVP Required by Tuesday 1/17/17 to ensure we order enough food. Email: lunch@jbha.org Contains: Wheat, Soy, Sesame Seeds Proposed Menu: Sesame Chicken; ... read more


1/18/17

BV Basketball practice


1/19/17

F Day


1/19/17

Fried Chicken, Mashed Potatoes w/Gravy, Black Eyed Peas, Biscuits

Contains: Wheat


1/19/17

MSG A & B Basketball practice


1/19/17

MSB A & B Basketball practice @ Harcum College


1/19/17

GV & GJV Basketball practice @ Sacred Heart


1/19/17

BJV Basketball practice


1/19/17

Snow date for Muss 2017 Kickoff Meeting (10th grade parents)


1/20/17

Presidential Inauguration


1/20/17

Upper School Drama Set Load In


1/20/17

Applications for New Students Due


1/20/17

G Day


1/20/17

Grilled Cheese, Latkes w/Apple Sauce, Mac n Cheese, Deviled Eggs

Contains: Wheat, Dairy


1/22/17

SAT Test


1/23/17

In Service Day - No classes


1/23/17

SA Ski Trip


1/23/17

NO CLASSES - IN SERVICE DAY


1/24/17

A Day


1/24/17

Fiah Sticks, Mac n Cheese, Pasta w/Sauce, Hash Browns, Corn

Contains: Wheat, Dairy, Fish


1/24/17

GV & GJV Basketball practice @ Harcum


1/24/17

MSG A & B Basketball practice @ Haverford Reserve


1/25/17

B Day


1/25/17

Pizza Day - RSVP Required by Tuesday 1/24/17 - Email: Lunch@jbha.org

RSVP required by Tuesday 1/24/17 to ensure we order enough food. Email: lunch@jbha.org Contains: Wheat, Dairy


1/25/17

College Conversation (for Upper School parents)


1/25/17

Bar/Bat Mitzvah Meeting for 6th grade parents

With the B​’nai M​itzvah process already underway, it ... read more


1/25/17

16-17 Coed Swimming Practice @ Opake


1/25/17

BV Basketball practice


1/25/17

Board Meeting


1/26/17

C Day


1/26/17

Corned Beef or Pastrami, Grilled Veggies, Rice, Pasta

Contains: Wheat


1/26/17

MSB A, B & C Basketball practice @ Haverford Reserve


1/26/17

Senior Parent Meeting


1/27/17

11th Grade Shabbaton


1/27/17

Afternoon Chesed Program 11th Graders


1/27/17

D Day


1/27/17

Penne w/Creamed Sauce, Baked Ziti, Grilled Cheese, Green Beans

Contains: Wheat, Dairy


1/28/17

Rosh Hodesh Shevat


1/29/17

Upper School Drama Dress Rehearsal


1/29/17

GV Basketball Practice


1/29/17

BV Basketball practice


1/29/17

BJV Basketball practice


1/30/17

No Assessments for Juniors


1/30/17

E Day


1/30/17

Boats and Bridges (8th Grade)


1/30/17

Chicken Fingers, Pasta w/Sauce, Fries, Broccoli

Contains: Wheat


1/30/17

MSG A & B Basketball practice @ Harcum


1/30/17

16-17 Coed Swimming Practice @ Opake


1/30/17

Allentown Parlour Meeting


1/31/17

F Day


1/31/17

Tilapia Sandwiches, Grilled Cheese, Pasta, Hash Browns, Corn

Contains: Wheat, Dairy, Fish


1/31/17

NAEP testing for 8th grade


1/31/17

MSG B & MSB B Basketball practice @ Harcum


1/31/17

GV & GJV Basketball practice


1/31/17

PTO Dad's Night Out

Cocktails & Hors d’oeuvres. Take the opportunity to meet the other Barrack dads.

Location: The home of Skip & Michie Pasternak


2/01/17

G Day


2/01/17

Beef Tacos, Spanish Rice, Corn Enchiladas, Guacamole w/Chips

Contains: Wheat


2/01/17

MSB A, B & C Basketball practice @ Harcum College


2/01/17

BJV Basketball practice


2/01/17

BV Basketball practice


2/01/17

Pre-trip meeting fpr 8th Grade Israel Trip (Parents and Students)


2/02/17

Senior Parent Lunch Meeting


2/02/17

A Day


2/02/17

Chicken w/Pasta, Pasta w/Sauce, Pastrami, Broccoli, Grilled Veggies

Contains: Wheat


2/02/17

MSB A & B Basketball practice @ Harcum College


2/02/17

GV & GJV Basketball practice @ Sacred Heart


2/02/17

16-17 Coed Swimming Practice @ Opake


2/03/17

B Day


2/03/17

Lasagna, Tilapia Sandwiches, Sweet Potatoes, Grilled Veggies

Contains: Wheat, Dairy, Fish


2/04/17

PTO Sponsored 9th & 10th Grade Student Social - Evening Time at Get Air

No prom this spring? No worries. We’ve got these students covered. Signed waiver required. Details via email.

Location: Get Air


2/04/17

Basketball: Barrack @Kohelet (7:30pm Girls. 9pm Boys)


2/05/17

Super Bowl


2/05/17

Upper School Drama Performance


2/06/17

Interim Progress Reports due before midnight


2/06/17

C Day


2/06/17

Chicken Fingers, Pasta w/Sauce, Fries, Broccoli

Contains: Wheat


2/06/17

MSB B & MSG B Basketball practice @ Harcum


2/06/17

Upper School Drama Performance


2/07/17

D Day


2/07/17

Pennsylvania Math League @ Lunch


2/07/17

Breakfast for Lunch

Contains: Wheat, Dairy, Eggs


2/07/17

MSB A & B Basketball practice @ Harcum College


2/07/17

GV Basketball Practice


2/07/17

BV Basketball practice


2/07/17

Upper School Drama Performance


2/08/17

E Day


2/08/17

Kosher Chinese - RSVP Required by Tuesday 2/7/17 - Email - lunch@jbha.org

RSVP Required by Tuesday 2/7/17 to ensure we order enough food. Email: lunch@jbha.org Contains: Wheat, Soy, Sesame Seeds Proposed Menu: Sesame Chicken; ... read more


2/08/17

BV Basketball practice


2/08/17

GV Basketball Practice


2/08/17

Upper School Drama SNOW Performance (if needed)


2/09/17

F Day


2/09/17

Center for Spiritual and Ethical Education conference


2/09/17

Hamburgers, Hot Dogs, Pasta w/ Sauce, Fries, Corn

Contains: Wheat


2/09/17

Eitanim


2/10/17

G Day


2/10/17

Center for Spiritual and Ethical Education conference


2/10/17

Grilled Cheese, Tuna Sandwiches, Cheese Fries, Broccoli

Contains: Wheat, Dairy, Fish


2/11/17

Tu B’Shevat


2/11/17

PTO Sponsored Parents' Movie Night at Barrack - Evening Time TBD

 Popcorn, drinks and a good movie!

Location: Barrack Auditorium


2/12/17

ACT Test


2/12/17

ISEE Test


2/12/17

BV Basketball practice


2/12/17

GV Basketball Practice


2/13/17

No Assessments for Juniors


2/13/17

A Day


2/13/17

Meatball Hoagies, Veggie Hoagies, Pasta w/Sauce, Rice, Green Beans

Contains: Wheat


2/13/17

GV Basketball Practice


2/14/17

B Day


2/14/17

Grilled Cheese, Tuna Sandwiches, Potato Latkes w/Apple Sauce, Broccoli

Contains: Wheat, Dairy, Fish


2/15/17

Notification sent to New Applicants


2/15/17

C Day


2/15/17

StandWithUs/Israeli soldiers stories tour assembly


2/15/17

Pizza Day - RSVP Required by Tuesday 2/14/17 - Email: Lunch@jbha.org

RSVP required by Tuesday 2/14/17 to ensure we order enough food. Email: lunch@jbha.org Contains: Wheat, Dairy


2/16/17

SA Nominations Due


2/16/17

D Day


2/16/17

Chicken w/Pasta, Salami, Mashed Potatoes, Black Eyed Peas

Contains: Wheat


2/17/17

School Closed (Presidents' Day)


2/17/17

Middle School Musical Set Load In


2/17/17

NO CLASSES - PRESIDENTS DAY WEEKEND


2/20/17

School Closed (Presidents' Day)


2/20/17

NO CLASSES - PRESIDENTS DAY WEEKEND


2/21/17

SA Candidates Meeting


2/21/17

E Day


2/21/17

Pizza Bagels, Pasta w/Sauce, Caesar Salad, Corn

Contains: Wheat, Dairy


2/22/17

Blood Drive


2/22/17

F Day


2/22/17

DECA state competition - Hershey, PA


2/22/17

Chicken Pot Pie, Meatloaf, Mashed Potatoes

Contains: Wheat


2/22/17

Board Retreat


2/23/17

Blood Drive (Snow Day)


2/23/17

G Day


2/23/17

HEAR Club assembly


2/23/17

DECA state competition - Hershey, PA


2/23/17

BBQ Chicken Wings, Stewed Beef w/Veggies, Rice


2/24/17

9th Grade Shabbaton


2/24/17

Afternoon Chesed Program 9th Graders


2/24/17

A Day


2/24/17

2:15 PM Dismissal


2/24/17

DECA state competition - Hershey, PA


2/24/17

Tilapia Sandwiches, Mac n Cheese, Pasta w/Sauce, Sweet Potaoes

Contains: Wheat, Dairy, Fish


2/26/17

Middle School Musical Dress Rehearsal


2/26/17

Rosh Hodesh Adar


2/27/17

B Day


2/27/17

Paninis, Pasta, Fries, Broccoli

Contains: Wheat


2/28/17

Jewish Professionals Open House


2/28/17

C Day


2/28/17

Grilled Cheese, Mac n Cheese, Pasta, Hash Browns, Grilled Veggies

Contains: Wheat, Dairy


3/01/17

Enrollment Contracts Due


3/01/17

D Day


3/01/17

Beef Tacos, Spanish Rice, Corn Enchiladas, Guacamole w/Chips

Contains: Wheat


3/02/17

E Day


3/02/17

SA Candidates Speeches (E5)


3/02/17

National Latin Exam


3/02/17

Chicken w/Pasta, Pasta w/Sauce, Pastrami, Broccoli, Grilled Veggies

Contains: Wheat


3/03/17

F Day


3/03/17

SA Elections


3/03/17

Lasagna, Tilapia Sandwiches, Sweet Potatoes, Grilled Veggies

Contains: Wheat, Dairy, Fish


3/05/17

SAT Test


3/05/17

10th Grade Panim Trip to DC


3/06/17

No Assessments for Juniors


3/06/17

G Day


3/06/17

Chicken Fingers, Pasta w/Sauce, Fries, Broccoli

Contains: Wheat


3/06/17

Middle School Musical Performance


3/07/17

A Day


3/07/17

Breakfast for Lunch

Contains: Wheat, Dairy, Eggs


3/08/17

B Day


3/08/17

Kosher Chinese - RSVP Required by Tuesday 3/7/17 - Email - lunch@jbha.org

RSVP Required by Tuesday 3/7/17 to ensure we order enough food. Email: lunch@jbha.org Contains: Wheat, Soy, Sesame Seeds Proposed Menu: Sesame Chicken; ... read more


3/08/17

Environmental Action Committee trip to Harrisburg


3/09/17

C Day


3/09/17

Fast of Esther


3/09/17

Roast Beef Bruschetta, Spaghetti w/Meatballs, Sauteed Green Beans

Contains: Wheat


3/10/17

D Day


3/10/17

Grilled Cheese, Tuna Sandwiches, Cheese Fries, Mixed Veggies

Contains: Wheat, Dairy, Fish


3/12/17

Purim


3/13/17

E Day


3/13/17

No Homework Due or Assessments


3/13/17

Shushan Purim


3/13/17

Meatball Hoagies, Veggie Hoagies, Pasta w/Sauce, Rice, Green Beans

Contains: Wheat


3/13/17

Board Meeting


3/14/17

F Day


3/14/17

Topics in Science Conference


3/14/17

Grilled Cheese, Latkes w/Apple Sauce, Mac n Cheese, Broccoli

Contains: Wheat, Dairy


3/15/17

8th Grade Departs for Israel


3/15/17

G Day


3/15/17

Pizza Day - RSVP Required by Tuesday 3/14/17 - Email: Lunch@jbha.org

RSVP required by Tuesday 3/14/17 to ensure we order enough food. Email: lunch@jbha.org Contains: Wheat, Dairy


3/16/17

Last Day of Tri 2


3/16/17

A Day


3/16/17

8th Grade Israel Trip


3/16/17

Moot Beit Din Competition


3/16/17

BBQ Wings, Teriyaki Wings, Pasta, Rice, Grilled Veggies

Contains: Wheat


3/16/17

Eitanim


3/16/17

9th and 10th grade dance


3/17/17

Records Day - No Classes


3/17/17

No Classes - DID YOU REGISTER FOR TRI 3 LUNCH?

TRI 3 BEGINS 3/20/17 - ENROLL TODAY! - Email: lunch@jbha.org


3/20/17

B Day


3/20/17

Tri 3 Begins


3/20/17

First Day of Tri 3


3/21/17

Senior Review Day


3/21/17

C Day


3/21/17

Senior Review Day


3/21/17

Pennsylvania Math League @ Lunch


3/22/17

Senior Exam Day


3/22/17

D Day


3/22/17

2:15 PM Dismissal


3/22/17

OPEN HOUSE


3/22/17

15th Annual Gala


3/23/17

SPEAK UP School Assemblies


3/23/17

E Day


3/23/17

Senior Exam Day


3/23/17

SPEAK UP PTO Parent Social & Speaker

This event is open to all parents and upper school students. No alcohol will be served. This is one in a series of confidential, intimate sessions where ... read more


3/24/17

F Day


3/24/17

3:00 PM Dismissal


3/26/17

Report Cards (grades 6-11) Due at Midnight


3/27/17

SPEAK UP Community Event (day & evening) - Snow Date


3/27/17

G Day


3/27/17

8th Grade Returns from Israel


3/27/17

No 8th Grade Classes


3/28/17

Rosh Hodesh Nisan


3/28/17

Friends in Faith at Pope John Paul II H.S. for 11th & 12th Grades


3/28/17

A Day


3/29/17

B Day


3/29/17

College Conversation (for Upper School parents)


3/30/17

C Day


3/31/17

Afternoon Chesed Program 12th Graders


3/31/17

D Day


3/31/17

12th Grade Shabbaton


3/31/17

Trimester 2 report cards posted (Grades 6 - 11)


4/02/17

PTO Sponsored Family Bingo

Students, parents and grandparents are welcome. Have fun and win great prizes! Dinner will be served. 

Location: Dining Commons


4/03/17

E Day


4/03/17

MS Passover Iyyun (E2, E3, E4)


4/03/17

US Passover Iyyun (E2, E3)


4/04/17

F Day


4/05/17

Drama Trip to NYC


4/05/17

G Day


4/06/17

A Day


4/07/17

B Day


4/09/17

ACT Test


4/10/17

School Closed (Pesach)


4/13/17

Hawk Mountain Hike


4/14/17

Good Friday


4/16/17

Easter


4/20/17

School Resumes


4/20/17

C Day


4/20/17

Eitanim


4/21/17

D Day


4/21/17

3:00 PM Dismissal


4/23/17

ISEE Test


4/24/17

Yom HaShoah


4/24/17

G Day - Letter change


4/25/17

F Day


4/25/17

Maccabi Games


4/26/17

Rosh Hodesh Iyyar


4/26/17

Interim Progress Reports due before midnight


4/26/17

E Day - Letter Change


4/26/17

DECA national competition - Anaheim, CA


4/27/17

A Day


4/28/17

B Day


4/28/17

Echad Ha'am visit


4/28/17

12th Grade report cards due


4/29/17

Echad Ha'am visit


4/30/17

Echad Ha'am visit


5/01/17

Yom HaZikaron


5/01/17

AP Chemistry/AP Environmental Science Exams


5/01/17

G Day - Letter change


5/01/17

PTO Presents Teacher & Staff Appreciation Week

We will be offering a host of surprises all week to shower our teachers with the gratitude they richly deserve.  


5/01/17

Echad Ha'am visit


5/01/17

PTO Meeting for All Parents

Wrap up of the PTO school year: what worked and what didn’t in our efforts to build the parent community at Barrack. Light lunch will be served. ... read more


5/02/17

Yom Ha'atzma'ut


5/02/17

D Day


5/02/17

Echad Ha'am visit


5/03/17

AP English Literature Exams


5/03/17

E Day


5/03/17

Echad Ha'am visit


5/04/17

AP Government Exam


5/04/17

F Day


5/04/17

Echad Ha'am visit


5/05/17

C Day - Letter change


5/05/17

Echad Ha'am visit


5/05/17

12th Grade report cards posted


5/05/17

Guess Who's Coming to Shabbas? Shabbat Across Barrack

Complete this amazing year of Barrack PTO events with delicious challah and close friends. Barrack families across all geographic locations dine together, ... read more


5/07/17

Upper School Musical Dress Rehersal


5/07/17

SAT Test


5/07/17

Tech Rehearsal (US Musical) at St. Joe's


5/08/17

AP Biology Exam


5/08/17

A Day


5/08/17

7th Grade Trip to Williamsburg


5/09/17

AP Calculus Exam


5/09/17

B Day


5/09/17

7th Grade Trip to Williamsburg


5/10/17

C Day


5/10/17

7th Grade Trip to Williamsburg


5/11/17

AP Statistics Exam


5/11/17

D Day


5/11/17

7th Grade Trip to Williamsburg


5/11/17

Eitanim


5/12/17

E Day


5/12/17

Special Person & Grandparents Day


5/12/17

AP Latin Exam


5/14/17

Lag B'Omer


5/14/17

Upper School Musical Performance at SJU


5/15/17

F Day


5/15/17

Upper School Musical Performance at SJU


5/16/17

G Day


5/16/17

GSA Assembly


5/17/17

A Day


5/18/17

B Day


5/18/17

OROT gala


5/19/17

C Day


5/22/17

D Day


5/22/17

US Awards Night


5/23/17

E Day


5/23/17

Board Meeting


5/24/17

Yom Yerushalayim


5/24/17

Yom Yerushalayim Cookout


5/24/17

G Day - Letter change


5/25/17

Prom


5/25/17

F Day - Letter Change


5/25/17

Noon Dismissal for Juniors


5/26/17

Rosh Hodesh Sivan


5/26/17

A Day


5/29/17

School Closed (Memorial Day)


5/30/17

Erev Shavuot


5/30/17

2:15 Dismissal


5/30/17

B Day


5/31/17

School Closed (Shavuot)


6/01/17

Eitanim


6/02/17

Middle School Field Day (afternoon) & Alex's Lemonade Drive


6/02/17

C Day


6/04/17

SAT Test


6/04/17

Senior Trip


6/05/17

No Assessments for Juniors


6/05/17

D Day


6/06/17

Athletic Hall of Fame / Senior Athletic Awards Banquet


6/06/17

E Day


6/07/17

F Day


6/08/17

G Day


6/08/17

2:15 PM Dismissal


6/08/17

Graduation (TBA)


6/09/17

MS Moving-up Day


6/09/17

A Day


6/09/17

US last day of classes (full day for Upper School)


6/11/17

ACT Test at JBHA in 3rd Floor Rooms


6/12/17

MS Trip to Dorney Park


6/12/17

US optional review day


6/13/17

US Final Exams


6/14/17

US Final Exams


6/14/17

Annual Board Meeting


6/15/17

Records Day


6/15/17

Spanish trip to Cuba (tentative)


6/15/17

Eitanim


6/16/17

In Service


6/19/17

In Service


6/20/17

Report Cards due by midnight


6/20/17

In Service


6/24/17

Rosh Hodesh Tammuz


6/27/17

Report Cards posted


8/09/17

Board Retreat


9/01/17

School Closed


9/04/17

School Closed (Labor Day)


9/05/17

Faculty / Staff Inservice


9/06/17

Faculty / Staff Inservice


9/06/17

New Student Orientation


9/06/17

PTO Back to School Picnic


9/07/17

First Day of School


9/08/17

9th Grade Retreat


9/08/17

3:00pm Dismissal


9/11/17

Naviance Night


9/15/17

SA Carnival / Club Fair


9/15/17

3:00pm Dismissal


9/20/17

School Closed (Rosh Hashana)


9/24/17

Fast of Gedaliah


9/29/17

School Closed (Yom Kippur)


9/29/17

Yom Kippur


10/04/17

Noon Dismissal


10/05/17

School Closed (Sukkot)


10/09/17

Hol HaMoed Sukkot Chesed Day & Service Learning


10/09/17

Columbus Day


10/12/17

School Closed (Shmini Atzeret)


10/13/17

School Closed (Simchat Torah)


10/20/17

3:00pm Dismissal


10/27/17

3:00pm Dismissal


11/03/17

3:00pm Dismissal


11/07/17

Election Day


11/11/17

Veterans Day


11/22/17

Noon Dismissal


11/23/17

School Closed (Thanksgiving)


11/24/17

School Closed


12/12/17

Chanukah - 1st Candle


12/13/17

Chanukah - 2nd Candle


12/14/17

Chanukah - 3rd Candle


12/15/17

Chanukah - 4th Candle


12/16/17

Chanukah - 5th Candle


12/17/17

Chanukah - 6th Candle


12/18/17

Chanukah - 7th Candle


12/19/17

Chanukah - 8th Candle


12/22/17

Winter Break


12/25/17

Christmas


1/01/18

New Year's Day


1/02/18

Classes Resume


1/15/18

School Closed (Martin Luther King Day)


1/31/18

Tu BiShvat