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  • Making Jewish high school affordable

    August 6, 2014 | 3:35 pm

    Los Angeles residents Dafna and Scott Taryle hoped to send their son Adam to a Jewish hight school when he graduated from Temple Beth Am’s Pressman Academy. But, Scott Taryle said, “We didn’t know for sure that we would be able to.” 

    The Taryles aren’t alone. The annual tuition...

  • Jewish student press group convenes in L.A.

    By Jared Sichel

    October 30, 2013 | 1:05 pm

    More than two dozen Jewish high school student journalists from Los Angeles, New York and San Francisco gathered on Oct. 24 for a four-day convention and Shabbaton that aimed to build students’ practical journalism skills while addressing the intersection of news reporting and...

  • More options for modern Orthodox campers

    February 27, 2013 | 9:05 am

    Camp Judah West, which has run travel and sports camps in West Los Angeles for the past four years, has procured a rental location near San Diego and is organizing a five-week summer camp session based on the ideals of Jewish camping, Zionism and Torah. 

    Targeting Modern Orthodox...

  • Shalhevet rabbis clear students to attend newspaper award ceremony on Shabbat

    By Jonah Lowenfeld

    September 29, 2012 | 10:34 pm

    Should the Shalhevet student newspaper win the National Scholastic Press Association’s Pacemaker award, the student-journalists attending the Fall National High School Journalism Convention in San Antonio will be able to accept the award in person, even though the ceremony is set...

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  • Shalhevet looks for financial security in property sale

    By Julie Gruenbaum Fax

    September 12, 2012 | 12:10 pm

    Shalhevet high school is close to finalizing a deal to sell more than half of its 2.4 acres to a property developer who plans to build an apartment complex on the lot at the corner of Fairfax Avenue and San Vicente Boulevard.

    The plan will put Shalhevet on firmer financial...

  • Finding common ground

    June 6, 2012 | 12:16 pm

    Shalhevet journalism teacher Joelle Keene says that Leila Miller, editor-in-chief of the school’s newspaper, The Boiling Point, has set a high standard for journalism, integrity and optimism amid complex human relations.

    “[She is] wise enough to know that real differences among...

  • Shalhevet students bring elders’ memories to stage

    By Susan Freudenheim

    April 27, 2010 | 10:28 pm

    “Collective Memory,” a theater program at Shalhevet High School last weekend, was the culmination of a process that brought together student playwrights with various seniors who gather at the Westside Jewish Community Center. The students interviewed the seniors about their...

  • Milken JCC hires new director; Heschel West receives US.gov award

    October 9, 2008 | 11:45 pm

    Milken JCC Hires New Executive Director, Finalizes Strategic Plan for Improvements

    Paul Frishman, a 22-year veteran of the Jewish Community Center movement, has been tapped as the new executive director of The New JCC at Milken. He officially began Sept. 2.

    Frishman, 45, spent the...

  • A school with attitude

    By David Suissa

    August 27, 2008 | 11:41 pm

    If Barack Obama and John McCain wanted to elevate the level of discourse of their presidential campaigns, they could do worse than check out the last election campaign at Shalhevet High School.

    You would think that typical teenagers would be the ones poking fun at each other to try...

  • Temple Beth Haverim bankrupt, ADL condemns rise in anti-Semitic incidents

    August 4, 2008 | 4:00 pm

    Synagogue Files for Bankruptcy Protection

    Temple Beth Haverim, an Agoura Hills-based Conservative congregation, filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection last week in an effort to restructure its debts.

    "[We filed] as a result of our inability to work out any kind of a resolution...

  • The school with no name

    By David Suissa

    December 7, 2006 | 7:00 pm

    You can hang out for years at the Pico-Robertson intersection: Shop for fixtures at McNoon Crystal Lighting, get grande drips at Starbucks, carpets at Moghaddam Rugs, mezzuzahs at Schmulies, a Hollywood head shot at Award Studios, some Zantac at Walgreens after you had a pastrami at...
  • A Shalhevet Response

    By Beatrice Levavi

    March 3, 2005 | 7:00 pm

     

    "What's Next for Shalhevet?" by Julie Gruenbaum Fax appeared in these pages on Feb. 4. Reactions of Shalhevet

    parents, faculty, students, alumni, administrators and, indeed, even its rivals, have ranged from rage and outrage to tears and dismay.

    From the beginning of the article...

  • Letters to the Editor

    February 17, 2005 | 7:00 pm

     

    Shalhevet's Future

    Let's look 20 years into the future. Who will be our community leaders ("What's Next for Shalhevet?" Feb. 4)? They will, by and large, be students from schools like Shalhevet High School and Middle School, because there they learn that when a community paper...

  • Letters to the Editor

    February 10, 2005 | 7:00 pm

    Dear Rob Eshman & the Jewish Journal,

    I am an involved member of the Temple Beth Am Library Minyan, graduate of Pressman Academy, senior at Shalhevet High and chair of the Israel Action Committee at my school. The article that Mrs.Greunbam Fax wrote and published about Shalhevet...

  • What’s Next for Shalhevet?

    By Julie G Fax

    February 3, 2005 | 7:00 pm

     

    Sitting at the back of a large multipurpose room packed full of students and staff at Shalhevet's weekly town hall meeting, Jerry Friedman is kvelling at a level usually reserved for grandparents at a bar mitzvah.

    Someone taps him on the shoulder, and Friedman reluctantly excuses...

  • Front-Page Gray

    By Rob Eshman

    August 7, 2003 | 8:00 pm

    For one brief, shining moment this week, the Los Angeles Times achieved the impossible: it united the Jews. All across the region, we went out to get our Sunday paper, saw an 8,000-word, front-page, above-the-fold story on a minor brouhaha at a small Orthodox high school, and said,...

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