Mitzvah day was a huge success. Jewish Studies staff and students spent the morning at Menorah charity fund selling lots of goods to raise money for the needy Students of the primary school pledged to do a special mitzvah on Sunday and created a giving tree which was on display at the Primary concert. Kol hakavod to all! ...

The Year 4s completed a section of Torah that deals with the birth of the twins, Ya’akov and Esav. They prepared baby booklets about the twins and displayed them with great pride at their Torah siyum. A few children even volunteered to be in the “hot seat” and impersonate the characters they had learned about. The other students then asked them unrehearsed questions and their a ...

We had a beautiful morning was spent watching the Prep end of year concert earlier this month. The students wowed their parents and special visitors with dancing, singing and reciting, giving an overview of the incredible things they have learnt this year. After the show, they had the opportunity to sit with their parents and read the book gifted to them, a keepsake to always r ...

Year 5 students completed the preparatory phase of their student leadership training with Mrs Lynda Fisher this week. They are documenting their leadership journey in inspirational journals to assist them with developing personal strengths and identify areas of improvement both in themselves and in their school. Students will continue this journey throughout next year. Each stu ...

True to her name, Jazz Habani loves to sing and dance. Her Bat Mitzvah a few weeks ago carried a ‘hippy’ theme and Jazz’s friends turned hippy into happy, celebrating this milestone with Jazz and her family. Jazz is proud of her Israeli roots as 3 of her 4 grandparents live in Israel and she has had the privilege of visiting Israel 3 times! Jazz is an adoring little sister to ...

The Year 1-6 Concert played first to the Grandparents Club on Monday 27 November and then to a bursting at the seams house on Wednesday evening 29 November. The item integrated live footage of the games, honoured Australians who died in the bridge collapse and celebrated the athletes and our student participants in the Maccabi Games in the most artistically appealing manner. Ea ...

The Prep children walked over to the high school art room to have a visual arts session with Morah Leanne this week. They learnt how to draw a fish using organic and geometric lines and then went over the lines with oil pastels and an edicol dye wash. ...

The Year 3 students enjoyed having their Kindy Buddies visit them in their classrooms this week. They were very fortunate to have Michelle Lewsen show them how to make origami houses and they then had fun decorating them. ...

Thank you Carmel School. A few weeks ago the Primary School hosted a crazy hair day to help Merav Taub raise money for an organisation called Zichron Menachem. Zichron Menachem provides support for any young person in Israel under the age of 25 living with cancer, as well as their parents and siblings. The students helped Merav towards her fundraising goal with a contributio ...

A very excited group of children and parents arrived in the ELC on Monday afternoon for the Kindy 2018 Orientation. Our newest recruits got to spend time with their future teachers and peers, and explore the outdoor play area. They had afternoon tea provided by our P & F, and learnt the goodbye song which they will get to know well when they start Kindy next year. Everyo ...