Religious School

Shalom from our Religious School Family!

FVJC’s Religious School is led by a fantastic team of professionals well known to our school and synagogue communities.

Za Flores has a Master’s in School Counseling and over twenty-five years’ experience teaching in religious schools around the country. She has been an outstanding member of FVJC’s religious school faculty for three years. Za will be leading the FVJC-ES Upper School, grades 4-7.

Susan Johnson has a Master’s in Education, is a teacher at Squadron Line school in Simsbury and has been teaching at FVJC since 2011. Susan will be leading the FVJC-ES lower School, Pre-K through Grade 3.

Za and Susan will work with Rabbi Bekah, and support from the Education Committee, to implement our outstanding curriculum building your child’s Jewish identity and knowledge in a warm, embracing community.

Our Temple Administrator, Chrisi Bonchick, manages the administrative functions of the Religious School along with general Temple Administration.

Contact Information

Za and Susan, can be reached through the religious school or the School Office phone at 860-651-4218.
For administrative questions, Chrisi Bonchick can be reached at or 860-658-1075.


Pre-k $375 (Sunday)
Grades K-2 $515 (Sunday)
Grade 3 $575 (includes $60 for siddur) (Sunday)
Grades 4-7 $625 (Sunday & Wednesday)
There is a tuition cap of $1250 per family for grades 1-7 only. JT Connect and Confirmation registration are NOT included in this cap.

JT Connect Grade 8,9,11,12 Please visit their website for information and registration instructions.
Confirmation grade 10 $125 (Meets Sundays 9-11:30AM & Wednesdays 4-6PM)


2020 – 2021


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