HAFTR

AcronymDefinition
HAFTRHebrew Academy of the Five Towns and Rockaway (New York, NY)
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I asked editor-in-chief and HAFTR yeshiva graduate Alana Newhouse to explain.
But my school, HAFTR, was informally part of a league of modern Orthodox yeshivot throughout the Tri-State Area, which included Ramaz in Manhattan, Yeshivah of Flatbush in Brooklyn, Frisch in New Jersey, SAR in Riverdale, Central and MTAthe two Yeshiva University-affiliated high schools in the regionand others across the country.
It has, above all else, made me wistful for modern Orthodoxy's days of yore, before the tug rightward, before infinitesimal distinctions"she's a Bais Yaakov girl," "he wears a kipa sruga"became fundamental differences, when a girl could walk the hallways of HAFTR proudly preening in her boyfriend's Yeshivah of Flatbush jacket.