Our staff is the lifeblood of the yeshiva. Our rebbeim develop genuine relationships with their talmidim and take interest in the entire child, enabling every talmid to develop into a true ben torah and reach his full potential.

Educational Administration

Rabbi Shai Scherer

Program Director

Mrs. Sori Speigel

Mental Health Coordinator

Rabbi Hillel Shepard


Rabbi Baruch Leff

General Studies Principal

Mrs. Rivkah Orlievsky

Manager of Student & School Operations

Executive Administration

Rabbi Dovid Kapenstein

Director of Development


Mrs. Hayley Bazelon

Preschool Director

Mrs. Chaya Sora Kohn

Nursery Assistant

Ms. Aliza Fakehri

Nursery Assistant

Ms. Nechama Horowitz

Pre-1A Morning Teacher

Mrs. Chaya Sora Cohn

Pre-1A Afternoon Teacher

Ms. Esther Yifrah

Pre-1A Morning Assistant and Nursery afternoon teacher

Elementary School Limudei Kodesh

Rabbi Tuvia Tessler

1st Grade Rebbe

Rabbi Eliyahu Mandel

2nd Grade Rebbe

Rabbi Yaakov Schreiber

3rd Grade Rebbe

Rabbi Chaim Rayman

4th Grade Rebbe

Elementary School Secular Studies

Ms. Leah Kleiner

1st Grade Teacher

Mrs. Tzivia Davis

1st Grade Assistant

Ms. Elisheva Wagner

Nursery Morning Teacher

Ms. Adina Itzkowitz

2nd Grade Teacher

Rabbi Gedalia Goldstein

4th Grade Teacher and 3rd Grade Rebbi

Middle School Limudei Kodesh

Rabbi Yitzy Shulman

Eighth Grade Rebbi

Rabbi Yechiel Gabay

Seventh Grade Rebbi

Rabbi Mordechai Herman

5th Grade Rebbe

Rabbi Aryeh Sternman

6th Grade Rebbe

Middle School Secular Studies

Mr. Reuven Amos

Sixth and Eighth Grade History and English Teacher

Mrs. Chantelle Firstman

6th Grade History Teacher

Mr. Jonathan Paran

5th Grade Math, 6th Grade English and Math Teacher

Rabbi Arezal Soleymani

7th Grade Teacher

Resource Room

Mr. Yehuda Bazelon

Resource Room Teacher

Ms. Aliza Morris

General Studies Resource Room Teacher

Mrs. Lesley Lesser

General Studies Resource Room Teacher

Rabbi Shlomo Khalili

Limudei Kodesh Resource Room Rebbi

Rabbi Shmuel Motzen

Limudei Kodesh Resource Room Director

Mrs. Shira Pancer

General Studies Resource Room Director

Yeshivas Toras Simcha is guided and directed by our esteemed Vaad. All matters of policy and significance are directed to their attention. We are pleased and honored to have these rabbis at the helm of our school.

Rabbi Pinchos Gross

Rabbi Moshe Heinemann

Rabbi Yaakov Hopfer

Rabbi Tzvi Teichman

Yeshivas Toras Simcha is supported and inspired by the leadership of our Board of Directors. They generously give their time, advice and financial resources. Their devotion to our school provides the support and enthusiasm which fuels its growth.

Dovid Hoffman

Moshe Yitzchak Markowitz

Menachem Pinck

Yitzie Pretter

Eric Reitberger

Jason Reitberger

Moshe Meir Rubin

Nechemia Weinreb