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 ...

A contingent of twenty three excited and well prepared swimmers travelled to Wesley College last week to contest the annual IPSHA co-ed swimming carnival. The squad had presented at Terry Tyzack pool early several times a week in the month prior and trained hard under the tutelage of coach Mackin. The supportive group of parents that were on hand at Wesley witnessed some very s ...

On Wednesday, Rabbi White came into the school to run the annual Matzah bakery for students in Kindy to Year 2. Dressed in their chef hats, the students made the dough, rolled it out and pricked it with a fork to go into the oven to bake in under 18 minutes! What amazing bakers! They enjoyed eating their delicious Matzah at lunchtime and can’t wait for Pesach! Thank you Rabbi W ...

We have a limited amount of Pesach CD’s for sale at the front office of the Primary school for just $10.00. The CD’s are the Pesach songs recorded by Year 6 and some staff in 2016 and have been brought back by popular demand. If you would like to purchase one, please see Mrs Osrin. ...

The Year 3 students were given a lesson on Australian geography by Robbie the Robot. They then debated whether teachers should be replaced by robots as a precursor to their persuasive writing. ...

The excited Year 3s received their first Chumashim on Friday morning! After a welcome by Morah Benn, they sang their Chumash song mentioning each Torah portion. The students then showed off their new-found Torah skills by analysing a pasuk on the interactive white board. This was followed by a learning session with their parents, teaching them about the story on which they are ...

Tali of Year 5.1 donated three books in the ever-popular School of Good and Evil series in honour of her forthcoming birthday. Thank you, Tali! ...