Extra-Curricular Programming

Events such as Rosh Hodesh Program, Tu B'Shevat Berachot Bee, Model Seder, Lag Ba’Omer Olympics, Mishmar, Matmidim, Passover Food Drive and the Chai Lifeline Toy Drive are but a few of the special incentive programs which add “Life to the Light” of each student’s future. Each program is specifically created to reinforce the lifelong commitment to Torah, Avoda, and Gemilut Hasadim which are core to our curriculum. At JDOHSS teaching and modeling Midot Tovot and Derech Eretz is an integral part of our philosophy.

"Ohr After Four" Activities


Joe Dwek Ohr HaEmet prides itself in offering a full range of "Ohr After Four" after-school activities. These include basketball, coding, multi sports, Mishna, art and dance. These programs reflect student interests and can change. 

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An after-school program combining Sephardic Heritage enrichment, Torah learning with extracurricular recreational activities.


Staff vs. Students Basketball

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An incentive program that encourages our 5-8 Boys to continue their Torah studies during vacations. Students will be acknowledged for their effort at the

year-end Grade 8 Graduation ceremony.