The North Shore Hebrew Academy is a Modern-Orthodox Yeshiva situated in the heart of Great Neck, New York. We serve families from Great Neck and the surrounding communities including Roslyn, Queens, Manhasset, Port Washington and Old Westbury.  NSHA offers a warm environment where learning thrives. We inspire our students to become passionate learners, critical thinkers, and dedicated community members. Our school is where academic excellence meets Torah values and love for Israel. Our strength is that we are not just a school – we are a community.

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NSHA News

Finding Our Lens: A Shabbat Message from Rabbi Dr. Kobrin

One of the scariest scenes in recent horror movies occurred in last year’s It, in a scene lifted directly from Stephen King’s classic 1986 novel (sorry, no links: not safe for kids — or even for some adults).

The Impostor Syndrome: A Shabbat Message From Rabbi Dr. Kobrin

My first year as a teacher I kept waiting for everyone – my students, their parents, my principal – to realize that I had fooled them all; I actually had no idea what I was doing. I know people who had similar feelings when they first became parents: we’re just faking this, and one day we’ll get caught and they’ll take this baby away from us.

They Also Serve: A Shabbat and Purim Message from Rabbi Dr. Kobrin

Running up the FDR drive in a race this past Sunday, I felt particular gratitude for a group of people who are often taken for granted: the volunteers. At a New York Road Runners race, volunteers staff tables and medical tents to give out snacks and drinks and to offer first aid. It’s cold, boring and often thankless work; Mr. Sigal and his family have volunteered at races and he’s told me how it can feel. Waiting on the sidelines can be hard.

Committed to Educating the Next Generation

What Makes our School Different?

At our school, academic excellence and high achievement meet in a supportive environment. We offer the highest level Ivrit b’Ivrit curriculum, a rigorous general studies program, inspiring Judaic studies, an individualized enrichment program, and a nurturing community for life.

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NSHA’s Close-Knit Community

A charming neighborhood with a small town feel, Great Neck is home to a diverse and robust Jewish community. Our school is at the heart of the community, playing a central role in our daily lives and on Shabbat. When you enroll at NSHA, you don’t just join a school – you become part of a family.

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Alumni Spotlight

Upon graduation, our students become part of a proud alumni community. Our graduates span the globe and across industries. It is a testament to the North Shore Hebrew Academy experience that scores of alumni have returned to Great Neck to send their children to our school.

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Staff Spotlight

Caring, committed, and creative faculty are the foundation of NSHA’s superior education. Dedicated to fostering a love of learning, our teachers pour their wisdom into each lesson. Read about the individuals who inspire our students.

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Who is wise?
One who learns from everyone.

(Avot 4: 1)

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איזהו חכם?
הלומד מכל אדם.

(אבות ד': א')

We are not just a school – we are a community.