Former Head of School, Chaim Fischgrund, Retires after 30 years at AMHSI

October 2013 marks the end of an era and the start of a new chapter for the renowned Alexander Muss High School in Israel, in Hod Hasharon. In an email to staff, former Head of School and now Headmaster Emeritus, Chaim Fischgrund, formally announced his retirement and bid farewell to an institution he has been intricately […]

NBA Stars BJ Armstrong & Brent Barry visit AMHSI

By Darryl Egnal, October 17, 2013 Basketball greats and NBA champions, BJ Armstrong and Brent Barry, gave US teens from the Alexander Muss High School in Israel an evening to remember when they dropped in for a brief session of basketball drills and fun. Meeting NBA champions is a dream of many high school students […]

A Hannukah Greeting from our Head of School, Rabbi Philip Nadel

November 28, 201325 Kislev 5774 News & Updates I’d like to take this opportunity to wish you all a Happy Thanksgiving and a Happy Chanukah. As I look back over the past month and a bit, I am excited by all the great things going on at AMHSI, which I’m delighted to share with you, […]

AMHSI Exceeds Matching Challenge Grant for 2013 by 35%

By Orit Rome, Co-Executive Director, AMHSI Orit Rome, AMHSI Co-Executive Director & Stephen Muss, former ChairmanOn behalf of AMHSI, I am proud to announce that we ended 2013 on a high by exceeding our challenge grant that was issued by Stephen Muss at the recent JNF National Conference in Denver in October, to raise an […]

An Awe-Inspiring Experience at the Helm of AMHSI

By Stephen Muss, Outgoing Chairman of AMHSI When I had the opportunity to name the High School in Israel program after my father, Alexander Muss, in 1981, I realized just how personal this journey had become. I didn’t yet have any children or grandchildren who had attended. I did it because I believed the future […]

AMHSI Addressing Security Concerns

To Download this Press Release Click HERE With the news of the discovery of the bodies of the three Israeli teenagers who were kidnapped over two weeks ago, Naftali Frenkel, 16, Gilad Shaar, 16, and Eyal Yifrach, 19,  Alexander Muss High School in Israel mourns the tragic death of the three teenagers. AMHSI would like […]

2015 AMHSI Purim Costume Contest

Dress your best for the AMHSI Purim costume contest! AMHSI students – Upload your photo through March 5 at midnight and tag‪#‎amhsipurimcontest‬ and your AMHSI session for a chance to win a FREE pizza party!

Elana Spiegel’s experience during her summer at AMHSI

By Jasmine Esulin Spiegel is on the right Elana Spiegel, who attended AMHSI’s 2014 Summer Program, raised $5,000 through family and her synagogue in Atlanta, which enabled her to come to AMHSI. Elana learned about AMHSI through her cousin from Cincinnati who’s is another alumna. During a visit to Atlanta, her cousin spoke about her […]