Dr. Richard Cuenca, Head of School

Message from the Head of School


For over four decades, the Posnack School has made incredible strides both in serving our children and the broader Jewish community. At our core, the spirit of the Posnack School resides within our students. Every year they actively demonstrate their concern for one another, their care for the school community, and their commitment to making the world a better place. Our school’s original founders believed in a clear purpose that is flourishing today and is as vibrant and alive as ever before in our history.

The Posnack School tradition of offering our students the finest academics AND Judaics within the confines of a Jewish Day school continues every school year. We are proud of our storied 42 year history and the hundreds of alumni who have passed through our doors.

The Posnack School experience is deeply rooted in the traditions of our people and the teachings of our heritage. We strive to instill the values of Torah in our students and bring its lessons alive in a purposeful and meaningful way.

As one of the few kindergarten through 12th grade community Jewish day schools in the United States, our purpose is critical to the overall future vibrancy of the Jewish community. Our graduates walk the campuses of the colleges throughout the world, and their Posnack School training puts them at the forefront of advocating for Jewish causes. Moving beyond college, being a valuable member of the Posnack School family is a connection and partnership that lasts a lifetime and never truly ends. “Once a Posnack School Ram, always a Posnack School Ram” is our motto.

Enjoy going through our new school web site. There is valuable information throughout this site to help you learn more about our school. If you ever need any assistance, please feel free to call our school’s Admissions Office for further information. I look forward to welcoming you to the David Posnack Jewish Day School experience and showing you everything our school has to offer your family.


Dr. Richard Cuenca
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Posnack Virtual High School Leadership

Meet Brandon Diamond, Posnack Virtual High School Principal


Brandon Diamond has been an educator in various capacities for 14 years. He graduated from the University of Miami in 2001 with a double major in Biology and Judaic Studies. While teaching biology for two years at Everglades High School in Miramar, FL, Dr. Diamond earned a Master of Science in Education from Nova Southeastern University. After four more years of teaching at Celebration High School and some time working at Walt Disney World, he returned to University of Miami to earn a Ph.D. in Science Education and a Master of Science in Biology. Dr. Diamond then taught Biology at the University of Miami, before joining the Posnack School family in 2015. Now, he is working hard to start the first real-time virtual Jewish high school, while continuing to teach Genetics, AP Biology, and Anatomy & Physiology to Posnack students.

Posnack School Administration Directory

Dr. Richard Cuenca Head of School 200 rcuenca@posnackschool.org
Brandon Diamond Posnack Virtual School Principal 400 bdiamondt@posnackschool.org
Didi Moses CFO/COO/HR Director 242 dmoses@posnackschool.org
Rabbi Robert Kaplan Director of Judaics 414 rabbik@posnackschool.org
Randi Schwartz Director of Marketing and Communications 234 rschwartz@posnackschool.org
Jeff Shapiro Director of IT 490 jshapiro@posnackschool.org
Ashira Bunder Drury Director of Learning Resource 417 adrury@posnackschool.org
Susie Jackowitz Director of Admissions 641 sjackowitz@posnackschool.org
Randi Marcus Director of College Counseling 456 rmarcus@posnackschool.org

Throughout its remarkable forty year history, the Posnack School has benefited from the tireless efforts of committed parents and community members. From our founding families to our present Board of Trustees, the Posnack School is indebted to the many individuals who have helped define the vision and direction of our school over the years. The Posnack School would not exist without the hard work, determination, tenacity, and generosity of these individuals.

Board of Trustees

Harry Warticovschi–President


Craig Feldman–Past President

Rachel Antevy

Dr. Henry Cusnir

Lisa Djamal

Karen Dombey

Ricardo Faerman

Paul Fischer

Eric Jacobs


Matthew Levin

Gary Marks

Elaina Modlin

Sam Moshe

Gil Neuman

Dr. Sheri Rosenberg

The Honorable Ron Rothschild

Mark Rousso

Shari Silverstein