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March 24, 2010

Jewish schools have closed in other cities, too

Jaclyn Kellner, Community Editor

March 24, 2010

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The Los Angeles Jewish community was shocked to hear that Shalhevet needs to close its middle, elementary and preschool, but similar situations have been happening to other Jewish schools in the past two years. Some schools,...

Against odds, parent group tries to keep lower schools open

Zev Hurwitz, Opinion Editor

March 24, 2010

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Lower school families are organizing an effort to keep some version of Shalhevet lower schools open next year, hoping to form a separate financial entity so Shalhevet High School would not bear any financial connection or burden. Unofficially...

Unexpectedly, teachers and families explore their options for next year

Zev Hurwitz, Opinion Editor

March 24, 2010

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As parents and administrators scrambled to place Shalhevet lower school students and teachers in other Jewish elementary schools, Harkham Hillel Hebrew Academy jumped at the opportunity to recruit new families by hosting an Open...

Jubilant Model Congress team wins ‘Best Delegation’ at Penn

Jenny Newman, Outside News Editor

March 18, 2010

Filed under Community, News

Shalhevet’s Penn Model Congress team returned ecstatic to Los Angeles February 28th with their first-ever Best Delegation award and 23 individual awards in tow, beating out 36 other teams from public and private high schools...

New Bat Ami finds niche

Esther Levy, 9th Grade

March 18, 2010

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From Kfar Vradim, a small Israeli town located south of the border with Lebanon, 19-year-old Aviya Cohen joined Shalhevet on Jan. 12. Aviya came to replace Ravit Roseman, who returned to Israel in November complaining of homesickness. In...

Lindi Berman joins staff as new fundraising chief

Nathaniel Erez, Staff Writer

March 18, 2010

Filed under Community, News

The new, bright office lighting up the annex is now the office of recently hired Lindi Berman, the new Executive Director of Development and Marketing. Ms. Berman arrived Feb. 2 and works with Matt Weintraub, the current director...

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