Leadership & Co-curricular

Student Ambassadors welcome prospective students, serve as hosts for visiting students and greeters at school events, and serve on student panels at Open Houses.

Student Council coordinates grade-level activities; provides a liaison between students and faculty in regard to the development of the NCJHS academic and co-curricular programs; sponsors and coordinates social activities; and makes suggestions to the faculty for school improvement.

Kehillah Institute is a year-long leadership development program for student club leaders.  Students participate in off-site seminars to enhance their effectiveness as group facilitators.

National Honor Society – NCJHS Chapter membership is conferred upon students who excel in scholarship, leadership, character and service. Throughout  the year, students engage in a service project to benefit the Boys and Girls Club of Canoga Park.

Tefillah Kehillah Institute (TKI) is a year-long leadership development program for student leaders of all-school prayer sessions. TKI annually visits Kadima and Heschel day schools to lead services for elementary & middle schoolers.

 

CO-CURRICULAR

Drama & Musical Theatre program allows students to train and grow their theatrical and musical skills with professional artists and educators. They have opportunities to participate (as cast or crew) in two professional quality productions each year (one musical, one non-musical), as well as perform at school events and prayer sessions, participate in educational theatre activities off campus, and perform in various talent showcases.

Prowler – Student Newspaper is a student-run newspaper distributed monthly with the help of a talented and dedicated group of writers and photographers. The goal of The Prowler is to promote both school-wide news and events and give staff members an opportunity to channel their passions into a paper that reflects the newspaper giants of the journalism community.

Yearbook creates, produces, lays out, and designs the annual hard-cover yearbook featuring highlights of the school year.