A Carmel School choir, comprising students from both the High and Primary Schools, performed last week at the 79th Commemoration of Kristallnacht. This service which is run under the auspices of the Council for Jews and Christians of WA, is a solemn evening, which commemorates the 2 day pogrom across the whole of Nazi Germany in 1938. Kristallnacht, which means “the night of br ...

The annual Touch rugby carnival was held at John XX111 last week in very testing conditions with temperatures over 30 degrees. Thankfully the two teams were fit and well prepared having completed regular after school trainings prior, sharpening their ball skills and fine tuning some ‘moves’. Each team played eight games ensuring they encountered the majority of the 11 schools p ...

In early November, Jewish author, Tuvia Tenenbom addressed the whole High School. He spoke about how being Jewish is different to any other religion. His books are provocative, as is shown in the title of one of his books “Catch the Jew.” Tuvia Tenenbaum writes about politics and uses satire, which really makes his readers think and question their lives. He was interesting and ...

Students in Years 3-5 as well as Years 7-8 enjoyed an amazing live performance on Monday called " The Herzl Show-dreams can come true." Students were fully engaged from the moment that they stepped into the drama room. The play was interactive and students were called up to participate. The play reinforced learning that has happened in the Israel Program in our school and enabl ...

The Kindy Pyjama party was held last week. Performing for their parents in their favourite onesies , dinosaur pyjamas or ‘Frozen’ princess dresses, our delightfully cute and wonderfully talented Kindy students dazzled parents and staff with a delicious display of songs and dances. Thank you to all the wonderful Kindy staff for their enthusiasm and expertise! ...

Four Carmel students Amy, Mia, Jada and Gemma have been selected to perform in Yolo-WA children’s theatre production of “IDifferent”, to be performed in Perth on the 22 and 23 December, this year. The story is about Robot 229, who is different, he malfunctions when around others and doesn’t want to get into the box like all the other robots. The story explores how the robot is ...

The Year 7 students have begun working through the Physics component of the Year 7 Science curriculum. A section of the course requires them to learn about forces, more specifically, types of forces and investigating the effect applying different forces has on familiar objects. With a warmer change in weather, the students and teacher decided to investigate the concept of balan ...

The tzevet hosted the Year 11s for a BBQ this week. Fun, games and laughter was had by all!!! Kol hakavod! ...

Our Year 8 students have been working hard to prepare their lessons in anticipation of the Year 4s Peer Tutoring session. During this session, Year 4 students visit the High School science labs and are taught by our Year 8s. The lessons were aimed at the Year 4 science syllabus and the Year 8 students put together practical, interactive and exciting lessons to deliver relevant ...

Last Thursday, the Year 11 Hebrew class had an Oral Evening. Each student delivered a speech about a book which they have read. The students described their book, spoke about the author and reviews of the book. Dean Kezurer spoke about 'The Zigzag Kid', which was a riveting story about a young boy who goes on an extraordinary adventure with a master thief. Liron Koren spoke abo ...