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Torah gets our kids’ heads out of the “cloud.”

In the Jewish month of Elul, as we approach Rosh Hashanah and Yom Kippur, our job is to reflect on past mistakes and consider how to do better.  My commitment …


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Grade 8 Dance Workshop

September 28, 2023

This blog was written by Grade 8 students Deya S. and Lior K. On Tuesday September 19th the Grade 8 students participated in a dance workshop…
News & Notices

Join Ve’ahavta for Light Up The Night

September 27, 2023

As leaders of the Jewish community, we need your help to shine a light on the city’s homelessness crisis and share in our community’s response to…
Dvar Torah

Listen for God’s voice in natural surroundings

September 22, 2023

At Heschel, we strive to engage students in outdoor learning as much as possible.  Last night I had the opportunity to join our Grade 8 students…
Student Scene

The Grade 6 Eco-Judaism Trip

September 19, 2023

This blog was written by Grade 6 students LD and BS. At 8:00 am last Tuesday, we loaded our bags on the bus and we started…

A picture-perfect End-of-Year Picnic

June 22, 2023

The entire Heschel community gathered last night at the annual Family Picnic which draws the school year just about to a close.  A laid-back and casual affair…

Sivan Poll: What mitzvah from the Torah do you think helps people come together as a community the most? 

June 9, 2023


Introducing our 2023-24 ShinShinim!

April 25, 2023

UJA’s Israel Engagement ShinShinim are a group of Israeli high school graduates who defer their enlistments in the Israel Defense Forces to spend a “year of…
Meet the Community

Meet Emily Young, Derekh Eretz & Tikkun Coordinator!

February 9, 2023

Emily Young started her time at Heschel as a Social Work student and is now our Derekh Eretz & Tikkun Coordinator. Keep reading to find out…
Meme Contests

Get Your Meme On! Heschel’s Monthly Meme Contest—Voting Now Open!

January 16, 2023

OK, Heschel students, it’s that time again to get your meme on! Each month, we bring you a photo of life at Heschel and you come…
Heschel Gallery

Art Rotations

December 15, 2022

We have had a busy start to the year in the art room! Our students have completed their first few rotations of the year, and they…
Heschel FAQs

How does experiential education benefit my child?

December 1, 2022

Teaching in a way that brings whatever students are learning “very close” is the secret of The Toronto Heschel School curriculum. We bring teaching close by…
Heschel Hornets

Junior Girls Basketball

November 30, 2022

On November 29, the Junior Girls Basketball Team had their very first game of the season. They started off strong and took a 20-9 lead by…


Each month of the school year, we will be posing a fun question to the school community. We will post the results at the end of the month!

Sivan סִיוָן

Sivan Poll: What mitzvah from the Torah do you think helps people come together as a community the most?

Click here to vote!