No! Each year Bi-Cultural Hebrew Academy warmly welcomes numerous students from a wide variety of school backgrounds into our Mechina program. This program enables students to receive individualized instruction in foundational Judaic Studies concepts and Hebrew language skill development while fully participating in the rich academic and co-curricular offerings. Students of all ages are encouraged to apply. Transfer students transition into BCHA with ease, excited to explore the path of Jewish learning and experience the joy of our heritage.