Heschel Hive Blog
December 06, 2019
JH Student Council News

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 for our first Executive meeting! So much was discussed, and Heschel Student Council has an awesome year planned for everyone! The Grade 8 class reps, Talia (Grade 8 Charuv) …

November 06, 2019
Covenant Award Winner!

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 celebrates three exceptional Jewish educators who have made an impact on Jewish life through innovative educational practices and models. The Covenant Foundation is a prestigious and internationally renowned organisation, and …

October 03, 2019
IDF Nachal Band at Heschel

Last week we had the pleasure of hosting the IDF Nachal Band. Students and teachers danced and sang along to familiar Hebrew songs. We were also treated to an amazing rendition of We are the Champions as an ode to our beloved NBA champions, the Raptors.  

September 04, 2019
PJ Plus Shabbat Class

Looking for a Shabbat class for your little one this fall? Please join us at Heschel for a PJ Plus Shabbat Class, where children aged 18 months to 3 years and their parents, grandparents or caregivers participate in a fun and meaningful program with a specially designed curriculum based on PJ Library books! Fridays at …

June 19, 2019
Heschel’s Head of School Wins Education Award; CJN Article

The Toronto Heschel School is attracting “international attention in the education field”. Our Head of School, Greg Beiles, has been selected by the U.S.-based Covenant Foundation as a recipient of the 2019 Covenant Award, which is among the highest honours in the field of Jewish education. To read more in this week’s CJN, click here.

June 05, 2019
Winner of the 2019 Covenant Award!

We are thrilled to share some very exciting news. Our Head of School, Greg Beiles, has been selected by the U.S.-based Covenant Foundation as a recipient of the 2019 Covenant Award, which is among the highest honours in the field of Jewish education. Each year, The Covenant Foundation honours and celebrates three exceptional Jewish educators who have …

May 28, 2019
Junior High is Making Fundraising FUN

The Communications committee, a part of the student council dedicated to making the Heschel Yearbook, has been working diligently throughout the year to ensure that our 2018-2019 yearbook is the best it can be. Remarkable student leaders along with staff and committee members have spent their time and effort to create and personalize this phenomenal …

November 03, 2016
Check out these tracks from the Heschel Junior High Choir!

Are you a fan of the Heschel Junior High Choir? The choir’s amazing arrangements and performances are now available for download below! Check out these six tracks, which were recorded and mixed at Toronto’s legendary Canterbury Music Company. This recording was supported by a generous donation from Jeff and Laya Weissberger and their family, in …

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