It’s always interesting to hear how the AVѧԺ experience has shaped the lives of our alumni. We recently caught up with Nicole Hirshowitz who is passionate about the health benefits of physical activity – an interest first sparked by Carmel’s Physical Education department. What did you enjoy most about attending Carmel? I started AVѧԺ in year one in 2002 ...

The AVѧԺ community is something special. Our School with smaller cohorts and a connected community provides the perfect canvas to paint long-lasting friendships. Nicole Woolf (OKC 2004) agrees saying it was her friendships she enjoyed most during her time at AVѧԺ. We recently caught up with Nicole for a Q&A about her experience as a AVѧԺ student a ...

We recently connected with Carmel alumnus Yaron Fisher (OKC 2013) who values the unique opportunities he was provided with at AVѧԺ and is proud of the many ways he has been able to give back to the Jewish community. Yaron now works for the Victorian Government, in First Peoples affairs and he is steadily focused on helping to make our world a better place. What did ...

We recently caught up with Lisa Kirstein, OKC 2002 and former AVѧԺ Captain. When reflecting on her journey over the last 20 years since graduating from Carmel, Lisa places her proudest moments into three buckets – time, treasure and talent. Now working as Head of Consumer Payments and Gift Cards for Australia and New Zealand at Wpay, a wholly-owned Fintech subsidiary o ...

We recently connected with Jordan Saddik (OKC 2016) at a very exciting time in his life! Jordanand his business partnerhave just launcheda web-based platform where users can create and share events - called Envited. Read more about Jordan's impressive journey below. What year did you graduate from AVѧԺ? 2016 What did you enjoy most about attending Carmel Sch ...

We re-connected with Jessica Bricker (OKC 2013) who has been very busy helping to make the world a better place since graduating from Carmel. Now living in Israel, Jessica’s journey so far is inspirational, and she has wise advice to share with our current Carmel students. Where did you study and work in the years after AVѧԺ and before making aliyah? I studied for a ...

We recently caught up with OKC Sarah Marcuson, Dorot Carmel 2013. Sarah is enjoying much success, achieving her filmmaking dreams with her documentary A Holy Duty, now screening as part of the Jewish International Film Festival. What experience most sticks out in your mind from your AVѧԺ days? I think my favourite memory from Carmel was leading on Camp Kef. It was my ...

We often comment on the wording of our school song and note those things that “make AVѧԺ so special”. Our 2021 graduates together with many other Dorot Carmel, took this to the next level last Tuesday night at Perth Airport. More than a dozen of our finest youngsters were off to join several other of their friends who left recently to Israel on Bnei and Habo Shnat and ...

It is with immense pride that we congratulate our graduating class of 2021. We congratulate our Dux of 2021, Aidan M who achieved an ATAR of 99.75, one of two Carmel students who achieved a score in the top 0.5% of the State. We also congratulate two Carmel graduates who achieved a perfect score of 100%, one for the combined moderated subject mark in Human Biology and another ...

A special Mazal tov to Ya'akov and Glenda Braude on the birth of their new grandson Eli Moshe, and to proud parents Aimee (class of 2007) and Royi (Tzevet 2008/2009) and their children Yonatan and Ariella in Israel. May he bring you much nachas, always! ...