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Grade Seven Visitors from Eilat

February 10, 2020

Last week, Grade 7 students from Eilat were in Toronto to take part in a robotics competition. They visited several different Jewish Day schools throughout Toronto,...
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Environment Week

February 7, 2020

This week was Environment Week at Heschel. What is Environment Week, you may ask? Good question. Environment week is an event planned by the Environment Committee...
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Grade 3 Paper Making Workshop

February 5, 2020

Last week, the Grade 3 students enjoyed a visit from Orna Shazar, a fibre artist, who ran a workshop about paper making. We explored how paper...
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AJ Heschel and Martin Luther King Spirit Week

January 29, 2020

Last week, we celebrated Martin Luther King and Abraham Joshua Heschel week. The Tikkun Olam committee organized this special week of awareness. During this week we...
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JH Student Council News

December 6, 2019

December is always packed full of fun activities. This past week, all the שרים (Ministers), סגנים (Deputy Ministers) and the class representatives from JH got together...
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Movember is Here

November 20, 2019

November, or Movember, is finally here! תרבות has been on our toes, since our weekly meetings started, in preparation for next week! The baking sub-committee has...
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Poetry Festival

November 15, 2019

On Monday, November 11, the Toronto Heschel School students took part in the annual Poetry Festival. We all participated in different activities in which we wrote...
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Covenant Award Winner!

November 6, 2019

Last night in New York City, our Head of School, Greg Beiles, was one of three recipients of the 2019 Covenant Award. Each year, The Covenant Foundation honours and...
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The Grade 5 Trip to the Textile Museum of Canada

October 11, 2019

We’re grade five Hadas and we are writing to share about our field trip to the Textile Museum of Canada.  We visited the Torah Stitch by...