The Chidon Finals took place today in New York.
Photos are available in our Photos tab. Additional photos are available on Dropbox. Congratulations to all of the winners!
Hebrew High School
1. Benjamin Kepecs, Riverdale, NY, SAR High School
2. Shalva Eisenberg, Passaic, NJ, Bruriah High School
3. Anna Rose Osofsky, Silver Spring, MD, Charles E. Smith Jewish Day School*
4. Noah Notis, Lower Merion, PA, Kohelet Yeshiva High School
5. Michael Weiner, Lower Merion, PA, Kohelet Yeshiva High School
Hebrew Middle School
1. Tehila Kornwasser, Teaneck, NJ, Rosenbaum Yeshiva of North Jersey
2. Nechama Reichman, Englewood, NJ, Rosenbaum Yeshiva of North Jersey
3. Zushy Vigler, Brooklyn, NY, United Lubavitcher Yeshiva
4. Shira Orlian, Monsey, NY, Yeshiva of Spring Valley-Bais Sarah
5. Akiva Sturm, Riverdale, NY, SAR Academy
6. Gail Schneiderman, Skokie, IL, Hillel Torah Day School
7. Shlomi Helfgot, Teaneck, NJ, Yavneh Academy
1. Avi Shaver, Minneapolis, MN
2. Spencer Kawalek, Pepper Pike, OH, B’nai Jeshurun Congregation
3. Jacob Levine, Pepper Pike, OH, B’nai Jeshurun Congregation
*Anna Rose studied for the Chidon with the Berman Bnei Binah, the study group of her elementary school alma mater, MJBHA
Benjamin, Shalva, Tehila, and Avi will be the 4 Americans who travel to Israel next year for the 2015 International Contest.
The 4 Americans who will be going to Israel for the 2015 International Chidon pose with their prizes. From left, R. Ezra Frazer (Chidon Coordinator), Avi Shaver, Tehila Kornwasser, Benjamin Kepecs, Shalva Eisenberg, and R. Dr. Mark Licht (Chidon Steering Committee member)