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Shalhevet to delay decision on reopening in-person school until after Pesach, Rabbi Segal says

Shalhevet to delay decision on reopening in-person school until after Pesach, Rabbi Segal says

April 2, 2020

Shalhevet officials will defer a decision on whether to reopen on-campus school this year until after Passover,  Head of School Rabbi Ari Segal sai...

Shalhevet’s robot ‘Chaya Leia’ advances to national championship in Houston, but coronavirus cancels the event

Shalhevet’s robot ‘Chaya Leia’ advances to national championship in Houston, but coronavirus cancels the event

March 27, 2020

As part of a trio with two other teams, the Shalhevet Robotics Team won the Los Angeles Regional “For Inspiration and Recognition of Science and Tech...

Schedule change hopes to restore more normal hustle and bustle to online school day

Schedule change hopes to restore more normal hustle and bustle to online school day

March 24, 2020

As the school started its second week of online-only learning, administrators announced changes to the schedule that they hoped would restore more of the...

YULA student tests positive for coronavirus after Bnei Akiva shabbaton; Rabbi Segal says spread to Shalhevet ‘inevitable’

YULA student tests positive for coronavirus after Bnei Akiva shabbaton; Rabbi Segal says spread to Shalhevet ‘inevitable’

March 16, 2020

According to a late Saturday email from Bnei Akiva of Los Angeles, a student at Yeshiva University of LA (YULA) Girls High School has tested positive for ...

Good morning!  Welcome to your first day of (online) school

Good morning! Welcome to your first day of (online) school

March 16, 2020

With classes being held online this entire week due to the coronavirus outbreak, teachers, members of Ed Support, and College Counseling took to Schoology...

Natalie Weiss, ‘welcoming face’ and creator of new initiatives in admissions, will leave May 1

Natalie Weiss, ‘welcoming face’ and creator of new initiatives in admissions, will leave May 1

March 15, 2020

Director of Admissions Natalie Weiss, who for 10 years has guided student transitions from recruitment to graduation and managed the school’s expansio...

No on-campus classes next week as school joins accelerating shutdown of L.A. due to coronavirus

No on-campus classes next week as school joins accelerating shutdown of L.A. due to coronavirus

March 13, 2020

Classes will move online starting next Monday for at least a week, school officials announced today, after two all-day training sessions for online learning ...

Shalhevet to announce that school will not meet on campus next week

Shalhevet to announce that school will not meet on campus next week

March 13, 2020

Below is the complete text of the email that will be going out shortly.   ...

County health officials tell Shalhevet webinar school closures certain, timing undecided

County health officials tell Shalhevet webinar school closures certain, timing undecided

March 12, 2020

According to Los Angeles County public health officials who are advising Shalhevet, school will not be closing for now, and any closures will be timed to...

Campus to close Monday as trial run for coronavirus shutdown tries out online classes

Campus to close Monday as trial run for coronavirus shutdown tries out online classes

March 5, 2020

By Jacob Joseph Lefkowitz Brooks, Editor-in-Chief and Sam Rubanowitz, Senior Editor School on Monday will be held via Google Hangouts as a test for a ...

Sarachek Tournament cancelled as coronavirus outbreak closes YU

Sarachek Tournament cancelled as coronavirus outbreak closes YU

March 4, 2020

UPDATED MARCH 5: Next week’s Red Sarachek Basketball Tournament at Yeshiva University has been cancelled due to fears of the coronavirus, Shalhevet Head ...

Week of locked doors brings clean classrooms, loud hallways

Week of locked doors brings clean classrooms, loud hallways

March 3, 2020

After a week of being asked to close doors during non-class periods, teachers pronounced the anti-vandalism policy instigated by the Fairness Committee a suc...

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