Book Week 2021 was colossal at Carmel. All year groups adored completing daily book week quizzes and the teacher ‘Guess Who’ quiz wasa particular hit. On Tuesday, the upper primary students had a fabulous presentation by local author Cristy Burne, who spoke about taking normal events then adding some ridiculous or disgusting twiststo make an exciting story. Cristy, a scienti ...

Our Year 6s madelifelong memories at camp in Week 3 and had wonderful stories to tell their families. Mrs Bolton said she witnessed many occasions of peer to peer support.Thanks to our Carmel staff members for all the hard work they’ve put into running the camp and to our Year 11s for providing such wonderful and meaningful support ...

After a beautiful renovation of the Carmel Primary School Library we had an excess of good quality books which we donated to Challis Community Primary School in Armadale. During Book Week, these books will be distributed to less fortunate children to enjoy. ...

The Year 3s and their Kindy buddies are so excited about designing toys they're going to make. Their creativity flowed in Week 2 as they drew their designs and created a shopping list for the teachers to gather materials ready for the construction phase! ...

On Tuesday 27 July the Year 1 children were privileged to have Abigail’s granny visit us. Dr Carmel came to talk to us about how we can keep fit and healthy and told us that she looks after some of the athletes who participated at the Olympics. She told us that we need to eat a healthy diet and exercise. Exercise also helps us when we are feeling upset. We need to remember to ...

At the Year 3 Assembly on Friday 23 July, our 3s celebrated NAIDOC Week through song and verbal tributes. What an incredible performance - Morah Benn gave them an A-plus! We then watched as another amazing coincidence took place when Shoham L drew her own name out of a sparkly hat holding many names to win the mensch medal. We wished Morah Ester and her family well as they tr ...

Thanks to the Year 6s for shining a spotlight on our inspirational Indigenous icons as part of NAIDOC Week; their detailed posters honour their lives and work beautifully. Can anyone spot which of these icons was the inspiration behind Ash Barty's incredible Wimbledon win recently? ...

Our Year 2s shared a wonderful Kabbalat Siddur celebration with their parents on Thursday 12 August as they received their first siddur. There was much singing and dancing at their Kabbalat Shabbat service while Mr Lawrence, alongside parents, blessed their children. The morning ended with a lovely tea. Shabbat Shalom and Kol Hakavod to our Year 2s! ...

On Friday 30 July, our Year 6s visited our High School campus to get a taste of what lies across the oval for them next year. Head of Maths Mr George gave students an introduction to algebra and in Media they took photos around the campus capturing the essence of the Carmel spirit. What a fun introductory morning to preface our High School program! ...

The Lavi Family arrived at Carmel from Israel in 2017. Since then, Gilad and Ester have not only added two more children to the Lavi family but have done so much for Carmel Primary and High Schools. We fare them well and wish them lehitraot and behatzlacha - see you later and good luck - as they return to Israel. ...