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A Vibrant Reform Jewish Synagogue in Bergen County.

Temple Avodat Shalom

Serving northern New Jersey since 1952.

Upcoming Events

August 29, 2019 at 12:00pm
August 30, 2019 at 6:00pm
August 31, 2019 at 10:30am
September 2, 2019 at 12:00am

Meet the Youth Group Advisor

 Barnett Goldman
 youthgroup@avodatshalom.net
 
Barnett Goldman has been teaching in our school for the past six years. He received a B.A. in Elementary and Special Education from St. Joseph’s College and an M.Ed in Special Education from Southern Connecticut State University. He taught at the Carmel Academy, was a teacher and Athletic Director for Ezra Academy, taught at Makom Hebrew High School and coached at the New Haven JCC. Presently he teaches fourth grade in Westwood, coaches soccer for Westwood High School and is the Summer Assistant Director at the URJ Crane Lake Camp. He also dedicates his Sunday mornings to teaching at the Bergen County High School of Jewish Studies. Barnett has a fantastic wife, two tremendous kids, and a wonderful dog.