Hebrew School students of Chabad Hebrew School of Westchester, located in New Rochelle, enjoyed an exciting honor as Westchester County Executive Rob Astorino attended the annual celebration.
A crowd of family and friends gathered for the annual ceremony in the Chabad House. Director Rochel Butman addressed the crowd, speaking to the students and commending them for their amazing achievements over the past year.
Anne Wasserman represented the local community and presented the students with trophies as well. Rabbi Avrohom Butman, of Chabad of Scarsdale, welcomed the County Executive.
Astorino presented each student with their “Aleph Champ” awards, which recognizes the each student’s advancement in their study of the Hebrew language.
Chabad Hebrew School has finished another successful year with 80 students and 8 teachers under the leadership of Assistant Director Musia Butman and the Chabad teachers, who come from many countries, including Italy, Canada, South Africa and all over the US.