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Year 10 Stargazers
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Year 10 Stargazers

The Year 10 GCSE Astronomy students recently held a successful stargazing evening at school. Using the school telescopes, we were able to see some magnificent views of the planets, including the rings of Saturn, moons of Jupiter and the crescent shape of Venus as it reflected light from the Sun. We even had a clear...

Year 9 Makes an Impact!
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Year 9 Makes an Impact!

This week the whole of Year 9 participated in Project Impact’s Wrapathon, in partnership with Light Up a Life. Eight secondary schools across London took part in the charity initiative wrapping up 2,000 chocolate gift boxes to give to care workers and hospital staff as a gesture of gratitude. Project Impact is a youth volunteering...

Year 9 Interfaith Programme
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Year 9 Interfaith Programme

Next year, Year 9 Jewish Studies students will be learning about Islam as one of the elected religions for the GCSE course. As part of the JFS Interfaith Programme, these students had a presentation from Navid Siddiqui with a welcome introduction to some of the pertinent themes in Islam. Students had the opportunity to learn...

Python Chanukiah
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Python Chanukiah

As we participated in celebrating Chanukah at school this week, some of our Year 9 students enjoyed making Chanukiah designs using coding in Python language. This is a design made by Georgia.

Talented Students – Great Audience!
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Talented Students – Great Audience!

After a two-year hiatus, we were able to host our annual Winter Concert. Over 40 students performed to an enthusiastic audience in the Theatre, involved either as soloists or in various ensembles. A wide variety of musical styles were performed ranging from Musical Theatre to Classical and Jazz. To celebrate Chanukah, candles were also lit...

Baby Safe Training
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Baby Safe Training

Year 13 students studying Childcare and Education, recently took part in a paediatric first aid course run by Betty Gat from Baby Safe Training. Our students found the course to be very useful and insightful and they all managed to pass the training with flying colours!

Sixth Form Winners
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Sixth Form Winners

The JFS Sixth Form football team recently enjoyed a 6 – 0 win over Kingsbury School. Amit managed to score a hat-trick and goals form Zan, Ben and Charlie secured their win. Well done, we are proud of you!

Alumni Part of Men’s Mental Health Awareness Month
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Alumni Part of Men’s Mental Health Awareness Month

As part of Men’s Mental Health Awareness Month, we were delighted to host Jonny Benjamin and Joey Kolirin this week to talk to Years 12 and 13 about their experiences of mental health and the importance of not struggling in silence. Both Jonny and Joey are JFS alumni and we know they inspired others to...

JFS Combined Cadet Force On Show
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JFS Combined Cadet Force On Show

The new JFS Combined Cadet Force made an impactful entrance to the AJEX Parade on Sunday for their first public engagement at the Cenotaph.  The JFS CCF was represented by 25 cadets and their four adult officers, who together marched along Whitehall, laying a posy of red Poppies for all fallen soldiers and veterans.  After...