Westchester Jewish Center

Student Recognition

USCJUnited Synagogue Awards are presented during the Keter Torah ceremony held at the end of each school year.

  • Judaic Scholar Awards: Awarded to students who are in the top 90% of their class and have excellent class attendance. Each teacher in each grade will give the top three students in the class a scholar award. Students who have received a Judaic Scholar Award from United Synagogue will receive their award in the mail with their final report card.

  • Keter Torah Honor Society: A student is inducted into the United Synagogue of Conservative Judaism's Keter Torah Honor Society after receiving the Judaic Scholar Award four out of five years in Religious School.

  • Akiba Award: Given to the top student in the school during their final year in Religious School. The student is chosen by the Rabbi, Assistant Rabbi, Cantor, Youth Director, and Educational Director.