AMOS & CELIA HEILICHER MINNEAPOLIS JEWISH DAY SCHOOL

Welcome to the new HMJDS.ORG

Welcome to the new HMJDS.ORG

Welcome to the new and improved Heilicher Minneapolis Jewish Day School website. Stay updated on current school news, education trends, and jewish rituals. We look forward to sharing posts from school administration, faculty and students. Be sure to subscribe to the blog so you don't miss a post. 

Please browse the website and check out all of the new content available to our current and future Heilicher families. 

B'Shalom

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The most popular person at school may not be who you think it is!

The principle of sh’mirat haguf (safeguarding the body) underscores the importance of holistic care for both the mind and the body. The progression of the role and responsibilities of school nurses, especially here at Heilicher, exemplifies our collective commitment to promoting comprehensive well-being. It aligns with the concept of sh’mirat haguf by ensuring our educational practices encompass the nurturing of both mental and physical health.

Transitioning from the past, when a visit to the school nurse often entailed receiving minor first aid or a call home, the scope of the school nurse’s role has significantly broadened.

Students sit on carpet, listening to teacher

One of our greatest strengths has been our ability to create a safe and secure space for our students and faculty as tensions rise worldwide in response to the Israel-Hamas conflict. 

These events have sparked widespread concerns about the safety and well-being of Jewish students who may face bigotry and threats of physical harm. In response to these challenges, I want to share my perspective and our efforts here at Heilicher.