East Campus News
Hochberg Lower School celebrated 23 years at Beth Torah at a special ceremony honoring its founding home. The evening honored those who played integral roles in helping our school reach the historic milestone of moving into its new campus. Click for photos of the event.
Students marked the 100th day of school with different activities in their academic classes, writing about what they’ve learned in 100 days, what they’d like to accomplish at 100 years old, math problems relating to sets of 100, and much more. We loved celebrating 100 days of school together and being 100 days smarter!
Our 4th and 5th Grade students attending the JCS Two’s Company Luncheon with Holocaust survivors to celebrate Purim! Our 4th Grade students sang songs to celebrate Purim and all of our students visited with the guests.
Fifth Grade students visited Sawgrass Park to explore the Everglades this month. After learning about the Everglades in class, the students were able to experience this landmark firsthand and explore the nature and wildlife living there. Click for photos.
Hochberg Lower School celebrated the holiday of Tu Bishvat in school by tasting the different foods of the seven species of Israel, planting parsley and learning about the holiday through songs, readings, and videos.
Our First Grade students celebrated receiving their very first siddur at our Siddur Presentation this month! This was such a special time to share with our first graders and we wish all of our families a mazel tov on reaching this milestone!
Fourth Grade students traveled to St. Augustine to learn about Florida’s history and visit many historical sites. Click for photos.
Hochberg Lower School 3rd-5th Grade students had the wonderful opportunity to hear from a local hero living with a visual impairment. East Campus’ Coach Ben Rosenthal spoke to the students for visual and hard of hearing awareness month. Click for photos and details.
Our boys basketball team had their first game of the season. The team showed grit and determination. Kol ha-kavod to the players and coaches. Click for photos.
For Chanukah Hochberg Lower School teachers and our East Campus PTO delivered pajamas and tzedakah to JAFCO. Our Students and staff worked hard collecting all of these items for them. Yasher koach for fulfilling this beautiful mitzvah. Click for photos.