Tel: 905.669.7653 | Fax: 905.669.5138 | Address: 7026 Bathurst St. Thornhill, Ontario Canada

Vision Statement

The Joe Dwek Ohr HaEmet Sephardic School is an Orthodox Sephardic School dedicated to instilling Torah Values and positive Midot within its students. The Joe Dwek Ohr HaEmet Sephardic School’s strong commitment to academic excellence and innovation is evident in all facets of its Judaic and General Studies program. An enriched and challenging program is built on the established standards set by both Torah U’Mesorah and the Ontario Ministry of Education and Training.

Mission Statement

Students at The Joe Dwek Ohr HaEmet Sephardic School are infused with a love for and commitment to Jewish learning and Torah observance. Our mission is to help students acquire the knowledge, proficiency and attitude to become responsible members of the Jewish community; and to become enthusiastic, life-long, independent seekers of Torah and general knowledge.

Uniquely, through enriched and interactive programs, The Joe Dwek Ohr HaEmet Sephardic School students are imbued with a special appreciation of their Sephardic traditions and heritage throughout their education. Our Mesorah is imparted as a highly valued privilege. In order to help safeguard our inheritance, The Joe Dwek Ohr HaEmet Sephardic School students actively learn about Sephardic laws and customs.

The Joe Dwek Ohr HaEmet Sephardic School provides a positive, safe and enjoyable learning environment that meets the educational, physical and emotional needs of our students. Our small class sizes allow for individual instruction, a heightened connection between student and teacher and versatility in meeting the emotional and academic needs of individual children. A fundamental goal at The Joe Dwek Ohr HaEmet Sephardic School Is to provide students with the tools needed to excel in all areas of a religious high school education.

In everything we do, learning comes alive at The Joe Dwek Ohr HaEmet Sephardic School.