2017 Schedule at a Glance:
Regional Examinations will be Administered
on the Following Dates:
Test 1 – Wednesday, December 7, 2016.
Material: Devarim (Deuteronomy): Chapters 1- 25
Test 2 – Wednesday, February 1, 2017
Material: Devarim (Deuteronomy): Chapters 26-27; 29-34; Melachim Aleph (I Kings): Chapters: Chapters 1-3, 5, 8, 11-22
Test 3 – Wednesday, March 1, 2017
Material: Melachim Bet (II Kings): Chapters 1-9, 21-25;
[Hebrew High School : Yirmiyahu: 1-2; 16-20; 31-32]
Two important notes: Please note that this year, schools in the English division will have the option of either taking one cumulative regional exam on March 5, 2017, or three regional exams over the course of the entire year on the dates listed above. Please note that in the National Finals, contestants in the Hebrew High School Division will also be expected to know Yirmiyahu Chapters 21-29.
The following is an Important Update for the Third Regional Exam for all divisions.In order to allow more time to prepare for the exam, the date of the exam will be shifted to Wednesday, March 8th.Additionally, there will be no questions from Rut or Iyov on the Regional Exam.(Those who would still who would still like to take the regional exam on the originally scheduled date of March 1st may still do so.
The 2017 National Finals will take place in New York in May at Manhattan Day School on Sunday, May 14. The National Finals will cover the entire Syllabus.