Beth Hillel Elementary brings out best in each individual child.
This effort is centered around developing these five key characteristics:
Gather, evaluate, and construct meaning from a variety of sources
Design and implement strategies for solving problems
Develop questions, create hypotheses, gather data, analyze results and make conclusions
Support claims using evidence
Design artifacts of academic self-expression
Work collaboratively with others to achieve common goals
Write effectively in multiple genres considering structure, development, and conventions.
Articulate ideas clearly, creatively and effectively orally and through various media
Jewish Community Members
Develop foundational knowledge of Jewish history, texts, rituals, and values
Experience communicating, reading and writing in Hebrew
Value their Jewish identity, the Hebrew language and connection to Israel
Participate in tikkun olam through mitzvot, initiatives, advocacy and tzedakah
Value themselves, others and the environment
Celebrate differences and diversity through empathy
Take on leadership roles within their classes, peer groups, and the school community
Take responsibility for their behavior and decisions
Develop a growth-based mindset through motivation and optimism
Demonstrate curiosity and the desire to learn more
Understand how they learn and apply appropriate learning strategies
Every child deserves to have a teacher care for them as much as my daughter’s does. My kid is a very affectionate, sensitive individual, and she is thriving at Beth Hillel because of the one on one attention she gets every day at Beth Hillel.