Academic years 1 through 6.

Our very own tennis super star, Year 5 student Jake Dembo, had the honour of tossing the coin at the men’s final of this year’s Australian Open. The final, between Roger Federer and Marin Cilic, was on January 28 and Jake was called out onto court ahead of the match to toss the coin for service. It was an incredible experience for Jake, and one he will always treasure. ...

Purim will be celebrated at school on Thursday 1 March. A day of fun and games has been planned by the Jewish Studies staff and Year 6 students and it would be appreciated if the children could come to school already dressed in their costumes. The Year 6 cohort have nominated themes for each year level; however, if students have already planned their costumes and don’t want to ...

On Thursday 1 February, it was the 15th Anniversary of the Columbia Spaceshuttle disaster in which 7 astronauts lost their lives. Among them was Israel's first astronaut Ilan Ramon. The Year 4-6 Torah Enrichment class read the book "Reach for the Stars" which tells the fascinating and true story of the tiny Sefer Torah rescued from the Bergen-Belson Concentration Camp, that Ila ...

The Prep children have settled into their new learning space. In mathematics they made their own bead strings with 10 beads. These manipulative tools will assist the children to work with numbers from 1- 10. The class has also started learning the Aleph – Bet letters. They used different mediums to form the letter Aleph. They have had a wonderful time learning. ...

Over the break Mrs Naeser deposited origami cranes made by last Year 4.1 class at the Hiroshima Peace Park in Japan. The origami crane has become an international symbol of peace and hope. ...

The “birthday of the trees” - Tu Bishvat began at sundown on Tuesday 30 January and ended at sundown on Wednesday 31 January. Tu Bishvat continues to be an opportunity for planting trees — in Israel and elsewhere, wherever Jews live. Tu Bishvat restores the ecology of our world and is a symbol of renewed growth and flowering of the Jewish people. Carmel school students planted ...

The Carmel School Parents' & Friends' Association is extremely proud of its bumper year. At the start of the year, the P&F Committee agreed to fund the High School Covered Walkway, and set itself a fundraising target of $10,000. If this was achieved, it was agreed that a further $10,000 would be added (from accumulated reserves). Through the Committee members' hard wor ...

After a highly successful year end concert, the Prep kids took their act on tour and performed at JNF WA’s morning tea at The Jewish Centre last week. The pre-Chanukah event promised guests a morning of “Miracles and Music”. The Music was provided by the talented Prep kids and Noa Jackson from Year 8. The miracle was that all the students and the audience fit comfortably in th ...

The junior playground was full of activity at lunchtime on Wednesday and Thursday as the Year 1 and Year 2 students played the games created by the Year 3 students as part of their STEM activities. ...

The Year 5/6 ceremony on December 7 closed with the announcement of the 39 student leaders in Year 5 who will take the reigns of Year 6 leadership in 2018. 8 student managers were named to head up each of the 4 portfolios. At the close of 2018 a leadership prize will be awarded to the most effective male effective female leaders in the field. Administration and Special Events ...