The Heschel Blog
March 27, 2019
Purim

This year for Purim, the Grade 7 class led the Purim festivities for grade 5, 6, and 8 students. In preparation for these Purim festivities, Grade 7 students matched each Purim character to a modern figure in their LA classes. The students based the activities on the character traits of the Purim characters and modern …

March 01, 2019
Zimriya

This past Sunday was Zimriya, and the Junior High choir performed 2 songs: a mashup between Prachim Bakaneh (Flowers in the barrel) and Sunshine, and a mashup between Hakol Od Lefanai (Everything is still before me) and Brave. They sounded amazing!. The Elementary also performed two songs: Stand by Me and Or Gadol (Big light). …

Greg-Beiles-Head-of-School
September 15, 2017
Message from Moreh Greg

This week we read the double parshah Nitzavim-Vayelech. In Parshat Nitzavim, Moshe offers the significant teaching that the Torah is not “in heaven,” inaccessible to us, nor is it “beyond the sea;” but rather, it is “very close to you; in your mouth and in your heart, so that you can fulfil it.”