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Concert breaks new ground for Choirhawks with music written or arranged by students

Concert breaks new ground for Choirhawks with music written or arranged by students

January 14, 2019

By Jacob Joseph Lefkowitz Brooks, Community Editor Among the 15 songs performed by the Choirhawks at their annual Chanukah concert last month were two...

Last nine spots in school parking lot go to juniors, by lottery

Last nine spots in school parking lot go to juniors, by lottery

January 10, 2019

Since last Wednesday, Jan. 2, nine juniors have been assigned spots in the recently re-opened Shalhevet student parking lot at the northwestern corner...

Alumnus arrested in theft of high-end items from celebrities

Alumnus arrested in theft of high-end items from celebrities

January 3, 2019

A Shalhevet alumnus from the class of 2004 has been arrested in a string of burglaries of celebrities, according to the Los Angeles Police Department. ...

Health department adds another three weeks to babysitting ban as two more whooping cough cases are reported at school

Health department adds another three weeks to babysitting ban as two more whooping cough cases are reported at school

January 1, 2019

A fifth documented case of pertussis among Shalhevet students diagnosed Dec. 7 extended the dates recommended to avoid babysitting to Dec. 28, when th...

Security team announces lockdown drill Thursday

Security team announces lockdown drill Thursday

December 19, 2018

Even though it will overlap with the Shalhevet Blood Drive, a lockdown drill is scheduled some time during the school day tomorrow, officials announced a...

Special fast day schedule today asks what kind of a people we want to be

Special fast day schedule today asks what kind of a people we want to be

December 18, 2018

School will end at 2:00 today for Asara b’Tevet, the 10th day of the Hebrew month of Tevet. The holiday is a minor fast day which commemorates th...

Old student lot re-opens, most spots still to be filled

Old student lot re-opens, most spots still to be filled

December 17, 2018

Long awaited and much delayed, Shalhevet’s old student parking lot finally opened its new gates last Monday, for the first time in school history providin...

Refurbished and ‘cured,’ student lot to reopen Monday

Refurbished and ‘cured,’ student lot to reopen Monday

December 5, 2018

After longer-than-expected delays, the fence is up, the pavement sealed and the long-awaited student lot will finally be reopened to students next Monday,...

Third case of whooping cough diagnosed at school

Third case of whooping cough diagnosed at school

November 29, 2018

A third Shalhevet student has been diagnosed with pertussis, extending the time recommended for students to avoid babysitting until Dec. 9, and increasing th...

Deadly Woolsey Fire hits Jewish camps, schools, homes

Deadly Woolsey Fire hits Jewish camps, schools, homes

November 27, 2018

The Woolsey Fire ravaged Simi Valley, Agoura Hills, Calabasas, West Hills and Malibu, resulting in thousands of home evacuations, destroyed properties...

COLUMN: My weekend as a wing-whacker

COLUMN: My weekend as a wing-whacker

November 22, 2018

Recently Shalhevet hosted the Glouberman tournament (congrats to the boys) and they needed a mascot. I, not knowing what I was getting into, decid...

Student parking lot waits while pavement ‘cures’ behind new fence

Student parking lot waits while pavement ‘cures’ behind new fence

November 21, 2018

If you looked at the planned student parking lot during the Steve Glouberman basketball tournament, you might have seen white vans in its newly paved a...