马亚诺的学生全年都要参加几个学术团队的比赛. Academic teams allow students to develop specialized skills while exercising their competitive spirit. 我们的学术团队包括:国际象棋, CIJE创新日校工程会议, 大学碗, 辩论, Hidon HaTanakh, 历史上碗, 数学联赛, 模拟试验, 模型国会, 模拟联合国, 诗歌朗诵, 科学奥林匹克竞赛, 股市挑战, 和托拉碗.
- 1st place and 3rd place in the Yeshiva University Bronka Weintraub High School Bekiut Competition
- Ninth- and tenth-grade 蒸汽 teams won first place at the CIJE Innovation Day High School Engineering Conference for schools that submitted ten or more projects. More than 1,200 students from 40 day schools in the tri-state area competed in NYC.
- 3rd place in the Invasive Species event and 4th in the Fermi Questions event at 科学奥林匹克竞赛
国际象棋队，由Mr. Slava Koza, 谁从国际象棋学院来找我们, 参加了大都会犹太高中联盟. Ma’ayanot is proud to be the only all-girls high school that competes in this league! Participants compete in a series of matches against other Yeshivot throughout the chess season.
大学碗 competes in a quiz-show league competition against other metropolitan area yeshiva high schools. 马亚诺大学有一个初级大学代表队和一个大学碗代表队. The competitions test students’ knowledge in variety of content areas such as history, 文学, 地理和时事.
The Ma’ayanot 辩论队 engages in competition with other Yeshiva high school teams in the Metropolitan area. Participants master arguments regarding some of the most controversial issues of our time, 包括医生协助自杀, 枪支管制, 堕胎, 核战, 和其他人. Students’ mastery of assigned topics is fully and fairly tested through strict debate procedure. 为比赛做准备, 学生们学习诸如研究主题之类的技能, 撰写演示文稿, 用自信有力的声音来展示.
Student participants in 9 HaTanakh have the opportunity to hone their bekiut skills in Tanakh by preparing for the national and international 9 HaTanakh competitions. Interested students are coached to compete in the regional and national competitions. Students who qualify have the chance to go to the International Bible Contest that is held annually in Jerusalem.
The National 历史上碗 is a buzzer-based history quiz competition for teams of up to six students. The goal of this competition is to foster an interest in history that will give students an appreciation for the past that will serve them, 他们的国家, 和世界美好的未来. 另外, the substance and style of questions used in The National 历史上碗 competition rewards students who can make connections across eras, 的地方, 以及历史的主题. 练习不仅能帮助学生在比赛中取得成功, but will also help them gain an enhanced understanding of history as well.
The 数学联赛 is for students who are interested in and enjoy math and would like the opportunity to tackle math problems that are exciting and fun and aren’t covered in the standard high school curriculum. The club enables students to train and better compete in the New Jersey 数学联赛 competitions.
模拟试验 is an imitation trial and courtroom competition sponsored by the New Jersey State Bar Association. The team consists of lawyers, witnesses and jurors for both prosecution and defense. The students compete against other schools in the county and are judged by volunteer attorneys. 马亚诺多次进入卑尔根郡决赛.
模型国会 is an academic competition organized by HAFTR High School that simulates congressional committee conferences. For this competition, students are placed in various congressional committees (e.g., 拨款, 军事, 银行, 房屋及城市事务, 教育与劳动, 能源与商业, 环境及工务, 道德, 仅举几个例子), and they are asked to prepare and debate bills pertaining to to their assigned committees. 学生学习如何进行研究, 表达有说服力的论点, 提高他们的写作技巧, 与此同时，他们还获得了美国的知识.S. 政治进程.
The Yeshiva University National 模拟联合国 (YUNMUN) is a student-run simulation of the workings of the real United Nations. 像这样, participation on the Model UN team affords students an opportunity to experience and learn about the complex landscape of international diplomacy. 担任联合国成员国代表的角色, 参与者代表了不同的立场, 通常是他们可能不同意的. 支持某一特定国家, students must conduct thorough research of that country’s interests and policies across a wide range of issues and concerns, adding both to their knowledge of world affairs and to their appreciation of and facility with research, 准备, 沟通和批判性评价.
诗歌大满贯团队参加了叶史瓦诗歌协会, 是哪个组织赞助了全年无数的诗歌大满贯比赛. 参与, our students compose original works of poetry in a variety of forms and perform their poetry at the slams. 评判学生的标准是语言的运用, 他们对既定诗歌形式的坚持, 他们对主题的处理方法, 他们表演的质量, 以及他们在打动评委和观众方面的整体成功. 奖项颁发给每次大满贯的前四名诗人. 评委是出版过作品的诗人、作家和教育家.
The Jewish Education Project/Lander College 科学奥林匹克竞赛 provides the opportunity for high school students in Yeshivot to compete in events that test science knowledge and skills. 科学奥林匹克竞赛 consists of twelve events drawn from National 科学奥林匹克竞赛 publications and address various aspects of biology, 化学, 地球科学, 物理, 以及工程技术的应用.
The objective of the Stock Market Game is to introduce its participants to the fundamentals of investing. 每个学生都会得到100美元的虚拟奖金,并教他如何投资，使其随着时间的推移而增长. The Stock Market Game is a tool that helps students build a fundamental understanding of investing while providing them with real world skills in math, 语言艺术, 经济学, 社会研究, 还有其他科目. 最重要的是, the Stock Market Game will help the students develop positive money habits and prepare them for the future.
The 律法的碗 team competes against other yeshivot in the Metropolitan Yeshiva League. 比赛采用类似大学碗的智力竞赛形式, 一个由四名学生组成的队伍同时比赛. 学生们学习托拉中选定的牧师的普沙特和拉希斯. 他们独立学习Torah，磨练他们的记忆和回忆能力. 宽度, 深度和速度, 还有体育精神和团队精神, are all skills that the successful 律法的碗 team member must demonstrate.