Robotics course cultivates lifelong skills

Robotics course cultivates lifelong skills

By Rabbi Sorin Rosen, Coordinator of Technology and Educational Innovations Yes, playing with LEGOs can be really fun for most children; but when you can also learn a concept or two that will be useful for a lifetime, the fun gets taken to a whole new level! Hebrew...
High School students present incredible stories in stop motion

High School students present incredible stories in stop motion

By Chris Taylor, High School Visual Arts Department Students of Visual Arts and Multi-Media brought life to lumps of clay last semester.  By using stop motion animation each group was able to play with size, scale, strength and balance, character creation and story...
Chalutzim leadership program brings new meaning to Experiential Learning

Chalutzim leadership program brings new meaning to Experiential Learning

Beyond the all-too-familiar snow awaiting them when they landed in Israel this afternoon, a group of 10 Hebrew Academy High School students and their mentors were warmly welcomed by Yeshivat HaKotel’s Rabbi Ari Cutler and a number of his students. The teens are...
Digital Citizenship skills taught at Hebrew Academy as early as Grade 1

Digital Citizenship skills taught at Hebrew Academy as early as Grade 1

By Rabbi Sorin Rosen, Technology Educational Coordinator As part of Hebrew Academy’s English and Technology curriculum, students in Grades 1 through 6 participate in Digital Citizenship classes throughout the year. The goal of these workshops is to teach students to...
Students wow guests at Elementary’s first-ever Art Vernissage

Students wow guests at Elementary’s first-ever Art Vernissage

Hebrew Academy Elementary students unveiled their inner Van Goghs, Picassos, Chakis, Agams and Brittos last night, at the school’s first Art Vernissage. A project of the Elementary French Department, the exhibit in the Lieberman Family Beit Midrash featured...
It’s Teacher Appreciation Week at Hebrew Academy!

It’s Teacher Appreciation Week at Hebrew Academy!

It’s Teacher Appreciation Week at Hebrew Academy, and we’re celebrating our dedicated teachers all week long with gestures of appreciation! Please click on the video below to watch a special tribute to our beloved “veteran” teachers who have...
Grade 4 celebrates completion of Parashat Vayeshev

Grade 4 celebrates completion of Parashat Vayeshev

By Yaffa Blanshay, Director of Admissions and Elementary Judaic Studies  Grade 4A and B students celebrated the completion of Parashat Vayeshev this afternoon with an exciting Mesibat Siyum! The students spent their lunch hour enjoying yummy MegaBurger delicacies,...
Hebrew Academy featured in The Gazette

Hebrew Academy featured in The Gazette

Kol Hakavod to our Hebrew Academy Grade 10 and Bat Mitzvah girls – their fundraising efforts for the JGH Foundation’s Tiny Miracle Fund were featured in The Canadian Jewish News, The Suburban, and in today’s print and online versions of The Gazette! Click here to...
High school students excel at the Concours d’art oratoire

High school students excel at the Concours d’art oratoire

Yasher Koach to all Cycle II student finalists of the QAIS Concours d’art oratoire, who delivered their speeches to Grades 9, 10 and 11 this afternoon. Congratulations to the following winners: 1st Place: Nathan Cohen 2nd Place: Avi Somech 3rd Place: David Bensoussan...