Updated: 48 min 6 sec ago
Year 8 students have been taking part in an Indonesian Gamelan workshop. Gamelan is one of the Year 8 Music topics which all students are currently studying. A full Gamelan orchestra was brought in to school and students were given the opportunity to play a range of these instruments such as the Gongs, Slenthem and Bonang. Students performed in a large group and there was a vibrant atmosphere all day as they were taught the various components to a Gamelan performance whilst also deepening their ...
The second in the three part 'Life From the Ashes' series takes place this Thursday. 'Phoenix From the Ashes' will explore the revitalisation of the Jewish World after the Holocaust. 8-9.30 at Mowbray House, Edgware. For further details visit http://www.seed.uk.net/programmes/parents-at-school/
JFS attendance at 'Closer to Israel Parade' Sunday 2 June 2013. Please register your attendance by visiting https://jfsschool.wufoo.eu/forms/jfs-attendance-at-closer-to-israel-parade/ The Jewish community will celebrate the 65th anniversary of the founding of the State of Israel with an exciting outdoor central event, on 2 June. JFS will be joining in this vibrant and entertaining street parade in Central London. For further details you can visit the official website www.closertoisrael.org.uk...
Wishing all a Chag Sameach - an enjoyable Shavuot. (15 likes)
After a morning of reflection and emotion, our Year 13 students departed for their study leave today. Having enjoyed seven years at JFS (or two for those who transferred into the Sixth Form) we wish you all the best of luck for your exams and your future endeavours. (16 likes)
Y13 Students enjoyed a final and emotional day in JFS.
As Year 11 students enjoy their last morning at JFS before departing for Study Leave and the start of their GCSE exams, we wish them the best of luck for the future. (16 likes)
If you have not yet booked your place at the PTA Supper Quiz on Sunday 19 May, there is still time to book one of the few remaining places. Visit the PTA page of the JFS website for more details. (1 like)
Year 11 Students can now sign up for the visit to Poland that will take place in the Autumn Term of Year 12. Forms are available from the JiEP office. To find out about why you should go to Poland see this short video. (2 likes)
Student Officer Training When prospective students come to JFS for the first time, it is always a daunting and nerve-racking experience. From congested corridors to busy lunch queues to a crowded bag park, Student Officers are appointed to help the school run more smoothly and make the experience for both students and teachers more pleasant. After 200 applications and extensive interviews, 130 students from Year 10 were chosen to be Student Officers. This includes LRC Officers, Lunch Hall Offi...
Three generations of families came into JFS and made their way to the main hall to be welcomed by Mr. Miller. He spoke briefly about the school’s history, and the need to embrace our family history. Mr. Miller then passed over to Rabbi Edwards, seed representative for JFS, who intriguingly, using props of a bottle of coca cola and a box of matches, talked about thinking 'outside of the box' (taking and trying out new opportunities) as you never know what you are going to find inside or wha... (4 likes)
Here are some of the highlights of JFS as the month draws to a close: http://youtu.be/a6ZEhlPVff0 (1 like)
Here's all the action from last Sunday's JFS Family Open Day: http://youtu.be/Uf6g5Lv5Id4 (1 like)
Tonight is the first in the series of 'Life from the Ashes' a three part series of educational events exploring the Jewish world and Jewish thought. To register your attendance, please visit http://www.seed.uk.net/programmes/parents-at-school/ and select JFS. (1 like)
Thank you to all those who attended out Family Open Day yesterday. We hope you enjoyed the opportunity to see the School through your child's eyes and made the most of the activities on offer. (2 likes)
Every year, hundreds of parents, grandparents, friends and just people wanting a great night out, come along to the JFS PTA Supper Quiz, for great food, great company and great fun and it raises vital funds for our school. The Annual Supper Quiz is indeed our main fundraiser so if you don't attend any of our other events please ensure that at least you attend this one. The equipment that we buy for the school may well be hard used and much needed by your own child or a child that you know. So,...
All the action from our Israel Week: http://youtu.be/QdsuA_WC8_c (2 likes)
This Sunday we look forward to welcoming those who have registered to attend our JFS Family Open Day. Several hundred JFS family members will be joining their children/grandchildren at JFS. As well as having an opportunity to tour the School there will be several activities taking place focusing on family heritage and history. If you would like to join them please register via the JFS Website http://www.jfs.brent.sch.uk/parents/jfs-family-open-day (1 like)