The Heschel Blog
Grade 6
June 26, 2017
The Grade 6 Tikkun Olam Project

Each year in Civics class, the Junior High grades complete a Tikkun Olam project that is connected to our curriculum in some way. In grade 6, we decided to connect our Civics project to Science class.

June 07, 2017
The Heschel Golf Tournament

Dear Heschel Community, I am proud to re-introduce the Heschel golf tournament to our community. I was on the committee for the last Heschel golf tournament in 2012 and am excited to reignite the tournament for 2017. I gathered 6 other Heschel fathers to get the ball rolling and we decided to use this opportunity …

May 30, 2017
Garden Guardians

The Heschel Garden needs your help! We are asking each Heschel family to volunteer a minimum of one time during the summer to keep our garden growing.

Grade 3
May 11, 2017
The Grade 3 Animal Research Project

In preparation for the Grade 3 Animal Research Project students chose an animal to observe in their own backyards. Noa chose a snail and collected some snails to observe their behaviour.Students thought they would observe slow walking and eating but discovered that they were about to observe the laying of eggs and birth of some …

Grade 7, 8
March 20, 2017
Pay it Forward Purim

On the evening of Wednesday, March 15, Grade Seven and Eight students went downtown after school to participate in Pay it Forward Purim. Pay it Forward Purim is an annual program where students from Grade Seven and Eight, along with their parents, go to give out gift bags (Matanot Le’evyonim) to Toronto’s homeless, in the …

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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