Academic years 1 through 6.

As part of our Health unit we have been learning about hygiene. This week we learnt about why it is important to wash our hands. To try and make the abstract concept of germs more concrete for the children to understand we are doing a science experiment to see what happens to a piece of bread that we touched with dirty hands. The children hypothesised what they think will happe ...

Last Wednesday the Year Sixes enjoyed a visit from the Red Cross as part of their history programme which looks at migration. The students looked at individual migrant stories and learnt about the plight of refugees. One of the activities they experienced was role playing what it felt like to be an asylum seeker and the difficult decisions that people are forced to make. The st ...

On Wednesday 23 March 2018 the Carmel Chess Team entered an interschool chess tournament at Mt Lawley Primary School. The children displayed good sportsmanship and played skilfully. Nine schools participated and the Carmel Team came third. Thank you to Shai and Jay for all your support and encouragement. ...

It’s rapidly approaching our annual Book Fair on Thursday 31 May. It will take place in the Sylvia and Harry Hoffman Hall Foyer before and after School, with profits from the books sold used to buy new books for our Primary School Library. We are looking forward to your ongoing support. ...

Code Camp are excited to return to Carmel Primary School​ ​during the Winter Holidays to teach your child how to code, or continue them on their coding journey to build their very own iPhone or Android apps! Code Camp has already taught more than 35,000 students in Australia and is a great way to spend time over the holidays, as kids have lots of fun with friends while learning ...

This weekend we celebrate Shavuot and the School will be closed both Friday 18 May and Monday 21 May. If you need to make use of our vacation care facilities on Friday, please contact the team at The Hangout on 0404 385 162 or via email at admin@thehangoutoshc.com.au.  Over second day Shavuot, Monday 21 May, there is also a Teen Lunch at PHC that might be of interest to some st ...

Yom Yerushalayim was celebrated in the Primary school on Monday. Students davened in front of the amazing Kotel, made so professionally by Judith Lawrence and Astrid Harries and sang Hallel in honour of the chag. They watched a PowerPoint about the reunification of the city and looked at the gates surrounding the old city. Shira Lloyd, one of the Perth tzevet addressed the asse ...

Last Thursday morning the students in Year 2 received their new Koren siddur at a beautiful Yerushalayim themed Kabbalat siddur celebration. The Koren Educational Siddur is an exciting new project that brings an innovative approach to tefillah education in our school. The siddur is appropriately designed for its developmental stage of the day-school journey, and beyond and the ...

Thanks go to Matt and Deena Doyle for their donation of The Crooked Sixpence by Jennifer Bell and Hatched: Celebrating 20 years of the Tim Winton Award for Young Writers, in honour of their daughter Eva’s 10th birthday – also for The War Next Door by Phil Farle in honour of their younger daughter Meisha’s 8th birthday. Thank you grandparents Judy and Neville Rosen for their don ...

The Force was strong at Carmel this week as some of our students and staff celebrated May the 4th! Great fun was had by all. Pictured are Troy Hemetsberger and Reuben Finn of Year 7. ...