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Alum Hannah Levine featured for her work knitting hats for children in local hospitals. Source: S.F. Chronicle


Eight Inspiring Stories of HUC Students and Alumni in Honor of Hanukkah
— Featuring DeLet Fellow and 5th grade teacher Ms. Steckley '10

December 8, 2020 - Hebrew Union College - Jewish Institute of Religion

Teens Come Together to Combat Domestic Violence
— Featuring Wornick Alumni Jonah '19, Julia '18, Leah '19, Tobey '19, and Zoe '18

December 4, 2020 - Jewish Community Federation

Wornick wins Silver for Best Elementary School and Silver for Best Middle School!
October 2, 2020 - Bay Area Parent Best of the Best Guide

Peninsula teen knits hundreds of hats for sick kids
— Featuring Wornick Alumna Hannah Levine '17

August 29, 2020 - San Francisco Chronicle

Students' Hebrew Stories Featured in Israeli Publication
— Featuring Students Hayley (4th), Noa (5th), Sam, Juhi, Sierra, Lucy, Scarlett, and Sophie (7th graders)
July 2, 2020 - Tzemadim

Wornick Art Teacher, Ginger Slonaker, Named Artist of the Month at SIY Gallery in San Francisco
July 1, 2020 - SIY Gallery


Jewish Teenagers Resilient Amidst Rise of American Anti-Semitism
— Written by Alumni Samuel Taxay and Molly Weiner
December 17, 2019 - Lick-Wilmerding High School Newspaper

Kehillah girls volleyball wins berth in playoffs
— Featuring Wornick’s 2019 Volleyball Team’s Impressive 2nd Place Finish in SSIL
October 30, 2019 - J Weekly

Wornick wins Silver for Best Elementary School and Silver for Best Middle School!
July 29, 2019 - Bay Area Parent Best of the Best Guide

Wornick Jewish Day School Welcomes New Head of School Adam Eilath
July 1, 2019 - Press Release

Two local students chosen as Bronfman Fellows
— Featuring Wornick Alumna Molly W. '16

June 20, 2019 - J Weekly

Wornick Principal and STEM Coordinator Honored with Prestigious Grants
January 10, 2019 - Press Release


Teen scientist checks for alien lasers around famously weird star
— Featuring Wornick Alumnus David Lipman '14

December 31, 2018 - CNET

JWA’s Rising Voices Fellows Respond to Pittsburgh
— Featuring Wornick Alumna Molly W. '16

November 29, 2018 - eJewish Philanthropy

School Israel trips evolve to keep up with society, and with teens
September 26, 2018 - J Weekly

Wornick wins Silver for Best Elementary School and Bronze for Best Middle School!
July 23, 2018 - Bay Area Parent Best of the Best Guide

‘Warriors Outsiders’: TV and Facebook show pairs two pals who’ve got game
— Featuring Wornick Alumnus Grant Liffmann '98

May 16, 2018 - San Jose Mercury News

Bay Area Israelis connect with each other through cooking (and shmoozing)
— Featuring Wornick Hebrew Teacher Dalit Gvirtsman

May 3, 2018 - J Weekly


The Keva and Kevannah of Inspiration: Intergrade Partnerships
March 13, 2017 - HaYidion, The Prizmah Journal

Local Jewish schools debate education nominee Betsy DeVos
January 5, 2017 - J Weekly


Chanukah Sparks: Dr. Barbara Gereboff
December 27, 2016 - The AVI CHAI Foundation Blog

KRON4’S Teacher of the Week: Adam King
December 6, 2016 -

Kudos and mazel tov
November 23, 2016 - J Weekly

Give kids their own shopping carts, and what should we expect?
October 13, 2016 - J Weekly

In Israel, Bay Area teen discovers her Jewish self
— Featuring Alumna Rebecca Ezersky

August 4, 2016 - J Weekly

Local Jewish day school alum on U.S. Olympic rugby team
July 28, 2016 - J Weekly

Commitment to Hebrew reflects school’s values
April 7, 2016 - J Weekly

More Jewish day schools are making Hebrew optional
March 24, 2016 - J Weekly

Teen turns knitting hobby into heartwarming project
March 24, 2016 - J Weekly

Wornick ‘Feast’ brings 15 speakers to 15 homes
February 11, 2016 - J Weekly

Area day schools pump up science, technology programs
January 14, 2016 - J Weekly


Who Is a Jewish Educator?
November 11, 2015 - RAVSAK

The Wornick Centennial Legacy
Fall 2015 - Jewish Community Federation Centennial Newsletter

Celebrity Jews — Featuring Alumnus Zack Test
September 17, 2015 - J Weekly

Member Profile: 7th Grader Jacob Cohen Raises Funds for Turtle Island
August 2015 - Turtle Island Restoration Network eNews

Dive in, kids — projects spur creative thinking, teamwork
July 30, 2015 - J Weekly

S’mores take center stage at North Peninsula Lag B’Omer event
May 14, 2015 - J Weekly

Wornick fundraiser takes aim at minds, taste buds with slate of dinners
February 5, 2015 - J Weekly

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Ronald C. Wornick Jewish Day School develops students who are socially and academically prepared to meet their full potential as engaged leaders committed to a life steeped in Jewish ethics and values.

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