Kindergarten Teachers

Mrs. Candy Kahn —General Studies

Mrs. Kahn has been a teacher at The Hebrew Academy since 2017.  Born and raised in South Africa, she completed her teacher training and Degree in Primary (Elementary) Education at the University of the Witwatersrand.  She has taught both Kindergarten and First Grade here at The Hebrew Academy, and is the 2019 recipient of our prestigious Teacher of the Year Award. She and her husband have two teenage children. 

Mrs. KJ Flynn - General Studies


Morah Devorah Lovitch -Judaic Studies

Morah Devorah Lovitch is a long-time and beloved Kindergarten teacher at The Hebrew Academy. She is passionate in teaching the joy and the teachings of holiday lessons and Jewish traditions through creative projects. Hebrew alphabet and reading is an important skill that is taught at this level and both teachers have seen great success in accomplishing their goals in reading.  "My love for teaching has kept me in the classroom for many years. Our goal is to embrace our students with a love for learning and pride in their Judaism, and the importance of first and foremost being a “mentch”."

Morah Miriam Rapoport - Judaic Studies