News

15
Aug

Years 2-5 Paper Planes Workshops

Last week, Paper Planes workshops took place in all Primary Art lessons, as part of Bialik Arts Festival week. These workshops were a great hit with the students, who enjoyed creating and making their individual pieces, which were then assembled into a beautiful and unique art installation displayed in the Primary School corridor. The workshops were led by Artist-in-Resident Chieko

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15
Aug

Year 3s Visit Shuls for a Fascinating Excursion

As part of their new Jewish Studies initiative, the Year 3 students have been learning a new portion of Torah each week. They have been exploring the significance of the Torah in Jewish tradition and the value of a name, particularly one’s Jewish name. On Tuesday 13 August they had a fascinating excursion that brought their learning to life. They

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8
Aug

The Jewish SnowSports Carnival and Ski Camp Recap

The Jewish SnowSports Carnival The Jewish SnowSports Carnival was held at Mt Buller on the 28-30 July.  The carnival began with a Bialik team gathering at the Whitt on Sunday evening. We welcomed the newest members of the team, and presented them with race uniforms and helmet covers. From there, a group walked to Buller Central to bounce, jump and climb

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8
Aug

B’nei B’rith Jewish Youth Art Competition

The annual B’nei B’rith Jewish Youth Art Competition announced its winners recently and we are proud to share that six Bialik students won prizes and have their artwork displayed at the exhibition which is at Glen Eira Town Hall. Mazel tov to Anoushka R, Year 7 for sculpture; Emili S, Year 12 for sculpture; Joshua M, Year 12 for oil

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8
Aug

Bialik Arts Festival 2019

Opening with the Year 4 dance show (Tues 30 July), ‘So You Think You Can Dance’, Bialik, once again, celebrated the arts in our annual arts festival. Visiting artist Chieko Hester worked with all Primary students on the Paper Plane project, soon to be revealed as an art installation in the Primary building, while the ELC engaged in Israeli dancing

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8
Aug

Bialik Rising Star 8 – Congratulations!

All Bialik Rising Star 8 competitors shone brightly on Tuesday 6 August. Adjudicators Megan Papworth, Robert Varno and Rita Satch all attested to the exceptionally high vocal standard, which made their task a difficult one! Playing to a full house, against the majestic backdrop of The National Theatre, the singers were more than ably supported by a talented pool of

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8
Aug

Message from Dan Sztrajt, Assistant Principal (Jewish Life) – August 2019

Let Us Search for a Meaningful Month of Av This Sunday the Jewish world will commemorate the calamities of Tisha B’Av. The entire month of Av has become somewhat synonymous with Jewish tragedy. From the destruction of the First and Second Temples in Jerusalem to the expulsion of Jews from Spain in the Middle Ages, all the way through to

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7
Aug

Primary Schools Parliamentary Convention

ROSEKNRANZ CENTRE FOR EXCELLENCE AND ACHIEVEMENT On Tuesday 6 August, Lola D and Elliot F represented Bialik at the 2019 Primary Schools Parliamentary Convention.  The topic of the day was, “Should athletes and other celebrities use their popularity to influence political and social issues?”  The day was held at Parliament House, Melbourne, with all proceedings taking place within the Legislative

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7
Aug

Bialik Recognised as Employer of Choice in The Australian Business Awards 2019

We are delighted that Bialik College has been recognised as an Employer of Choice in The Australian Business Awards 2019. The Employer of Choice Award recognises the investment and effort Bialik has put into creating a world-class workplace for our staff, to partner our internationally renowned and admired Cultures of Thinking and Reggio Emilia-inspired philosophy of learning and teaching. Our

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7
Aug

Mazel Tov to Lauren Goldbloom for 10 Years of Great Service at Bialik

This year marks over 10 years that Lauren Goldbloom has been an Office Administration Assistant at Bialik College. Lauren’s role at the College is highly valued, meaningful and active and only continues to grow. She is involved in paper restocking, lost property redistribution, mail out and other administration tasks. Her dedication and commitment to her role is well recognised amongst

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