The year 11 students have been learning that in a collision, if the change in momentum occurs over a longer time, then the forces involved are less. This is how air bags and crumple zones in cars work. They put this to the test by trying to get their eggs to survive as big a drop as possible by putting in devices to increase the time in which they come to a stop. All but one ...

  Making an early call and deferring the carnival to a later date proved to be a smart decision. The inclement weather had cleared over the weekend and the day dawned dawned clear and calm, perfect conditions for an athletics carnival. Willing student helpers soon had the tents erected and decorated, various equipment distributed and the all- important sound system in place for ...

On Wednesday we welcomed the new tzevet into the primary school. The students were so excited to meet the tzevet who dramatised a short skit to introduce themselves to each class. They also met with staff over a lunch on Tuesday with all staff and a planning session with Hebrew staff on Wednesday afternoon. We welcome them to our Carmel family and cannot wait to start working w ...

Last Friday the Prep 1 children celebrated Kabbalat Shabbat in nature. Morah Orli joined them on their weekly nature walk in the bushland in Breckler Park. The children were very excited to sing songs, light the candles, say the brachot and drink their grape juice surrounded by the chirping of the birds. Afterwards they enjoyed jumping off the secret hideout tree branches onto ...

The year 6 students set up and ran a mini market selling goods from Menora charity to raise funds for Rosh Hashanah.  Students sold books, games, puzzles, jewellery and Judaica items to parents, grandparents and students. They raised $170 on their first day,  which will be added to their Elul chores total.    Well done Year 6 and thank you to all parents who have supported our ...

The High School Inter-House Athletics Carnival was a tremendous success on Friday September 1st. The level of participation was excellent with our carnival records suggesting 95% of students participated in all available events – wow this is a statistic to be proud of! The House system continues to provide students with many opportunities for participation and success. Congrat ...

Year 11 students getting ruach ready for the Athletics Carnival ...

The Year 3s are learning about the Negev and in particular, Kibbutz Revivim, one of the first kibbutzim established in the area. They were fortunate to have Zach Benn and Asher Myerson come and speak about their personal experiences on Revivim. The students were very engaged and asked many questions about life on the kibbutz. We are so lucky to have such wonderful informal educ ...

The Year 2s loved visiting the PHC as part of their history unit. They learnt so much about the Shule and Rabbi Freilich. ...

The primary students have participated in a Rosh Hashanah card competition which will be judged next week in Melbourne. Morah Benn has sent the entries in and we hope that the judges will get as much pleasure from these beautiful cards as we have. Pop into the hall to have a look! ...