Held on the fifth day of the Hebrew calendar month of Iyar, Yom Ha'atzmaut celebrates Israel's independence in 1948. Celebrations take place all over Israel and here at Camel school it was no different. An incredibly exciting and fun filled day celebrating Israel’s 70th birthday was enjoyed by all the Carmel students together. A huge ruach session on the oval as one school, wit ...

Ceremonies were held in the Primary and High school to mark this solemn day, which commemorates the fallen Israeli soldiers and victims of terror in Israel. The Primary school choir sang Mi Haish as part of their ceremony and were addressed by Ariel from the Tzevet who spoke about cherishing our freedom and being grateful for what we have. Flags were flown at half-mast. ...

On Wednesday 28th of March, Mr Carter and Mrs Bolton took 20 Year 6 students to the IPSHA Basketball Carnival. The students had spent the term honing their skills and training as a team. Their efforts paid dividends and they held their own amongst some stiff competition. The sportsmanship and commitment could not be questioned and both teachers were very proud of the efforts of ...

Daniel Levin has won the Chess Association of WA's Junior Chess Championship. He came first in the under 8's division, which makes him the WA State Champion for his age. What a wonderful achievement! ...

Welcome to the new Carmel Kesher!     We are pleased to unveil our new-look Carmel Kesher. When designing the new style and content of this communication, we have tried to incorporate much of the feedback received through the recent Kesher Enhancement Survey, and we thank those who participated for their time and valued comments.   It was excellent to hear that so many peo ...

Term One sport concluded with the annual basketball carnival at Willetton, scheduled earlier this year to accommodate the Easter/Pesach break. Seven, twenty minute rounds of fast paced play ensured that all teams used every player wisely so that they remained competitive until the end of the tournament. Both Carmel teams approached their games enthusiastically and created a goo ...

On Wednesday morning some Year 6 and 3 students visited the Maurice Zeffert Home to sing songs from the Haggadah to the residents. This was especially important as some residents were unable to come to the school Seder on Tuesday but were now able to hear the children sing the Seder songs on Wednesday. Thank you to the staff for accompanying the students. ...

Once again the students and parents of Carmel School displayed their generosity by donating boxes of Kosher le Pesach food for the less fortunate in our community. Menorah charity worker Zach Benn was helped by the Year 6 students to load lots of boxes of food for delivery to the warehouse. Viv Bensky expressed her thanks to all the students of Carmel for their constant ongoi ...

The Primary school has been buzzing over the last few days with the sounds of the Sederim coming from the Sylvia and Harry Hoffman hall. On Monday night the Year 5 students together with their parents took part in an interactive communal Seder. Guests participated with singing, reading, answering questions and playing games throughout the evening. A delicious meal was served b ...

The following students recently donated books to the library: Joshua of Kindy 2 – Golem, an Old Prague tale by Jiri Votruba Tali of Year 5.1 – three titles in the series A school for good and evil by Soman Chainani in celebration of her 10th birthday Ari of Year 6.1 - a large number of titles from his private collection Rachel of Year 6.2 – eight books by the ever-popular R ...