Directory: Jewish Learning
Temple Israel, the first Jewish congregation in Minneapolis, was organized in 1878 and was originally named Shaarai Tov, “The Gates of Goodness.” The 23 founding members rented a hall at Nicollet and Washington Avenues for Friday night worship services, and taught Sunday school classes in the president’s home.
2323 Fremont Avenue South, Minneapolis, MN 55405, USA
Torah Academy, Minnesota’s first Jewish day school, founded in 1945, provides Jewish boys and girls in nursery school through eighth grade with a complete education in Judaic and General Studies. Torah Academy was named “School of the Year” by Torah Umesorah. Prospective parents can call to arrange a personal tour.
2800 Joppa Ave S, Minneapolis, MN, United States