All posts tagged Emanuel School

UIA launches ‘My Israel’ competition

JEWISH students will share in more than $6000 worth of prizes in a competition to showcase Israel.

On board with Gennarosity Abroad

This July, two Sydney filmmakers will be creating a powerful documentary chronicling the journey of Genna Radnan and the wide-reaching impact her charity, Gennarosity Abroad, is having on the ground in Kenya.

Six Jewish students top their HSC courses

Six NSW Jewish students from five different schools are feeling on top of the world after finishing first in the state in a 2018 HSC subject.

Students knuckle down for HSC exams

An ambitious 15-year-old Masada College student, Brad Neimann, is one of 69,383 students expected to complete their Higher School Certificate (HSC) this spring.

Governor Hurley leads Jewish service

AN emotional and solemn Communal Anzac Day Service at the Sydney Jewish Museum on April 29 featured a reflective speech on the sacrifice and toll of war by NSW Governor David Hurley, and Paul Weingott's reading of excerpts from the diary of his grandfather's first cousin, Samuel Weingott, who died on June 5, 1915 from gunshot wounds sustained in the Gallipoli trenches. 

Former teacher charged with abuse

Former Emanuel School teacher Paul Benjamin will face court in May on child sex charges stemming from alleged incidents in the early 2000s.

Emanuel’s new principal of principles

The inclusive community, emphasis on academia and innovation, Jewish values, and not least, the pickles on offer at the canteen, are just some of the things that Emanuel School's new principal, Andrew Watt, is enjoying most about his position.

Dershowitz inspires thousands in Sydney

ANY event with Professor Alan Dershowitz as a keynote speaker is bound to be special, but the 2000-plus audience at UIA NSW's gala event in Sydney last Sunday were, unexpectedly, treated to much more than an inspirational speech.

Making Jewish education affordable

A HECS-style system for Jewish primary schools has been launched to make Jewish education more affordable.

Watt’s new at Emanuel

ANDREW Watt has been appointed as the new principal of Emanuel School, replacing Anne Hastings who is set to retire at the end of this year.