Bnei Akiva Schools of Toronto
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|Yeshivat Or Chaim & Ulpanat Orot|
|Or Chaim - 159 Almore Ave., M3H 2H9
Ulpanat Orot - 45 Canyon Ave., M3H 3S4
Downsview, Ontario, Canada
|Religious affiliation||Religious Zionism, Orthodox Judaism|
|Staff||Mrs. Nickie Kagan (General Studies) Mrs. M. Chocron (Science Studies)Dr. Eli Levinson(Guidance Counselling) Mrs. Sara Erlich (Hebrew Studies)Dr. Shlomit Levy (Science Studies) Mr. Gerald Lazar (General Studies)|
|School type||Jewish Private|
|Grades||9 - 12|
|Language||English, Hebrew, Russian|
|Team name||YOC Knights,UO Cyclones|
|Colours||Blue and Gold, Green and White|
|Founded||Yeshivat Or Chaim (1973)
Ulpanat Orot (1975)
|Enrollment||Yeshivat Or Chaim - 122 students
Ulpanat Orot - 96 students
Yeshivat Or Chaim boys school (ישיבת אור חיים) and Ulpanat Orot girls school (אולפנת אורות) are two Canadian Orthodox Jewish high schools affiliated with Bnei Akiva located in Toronto, Ontario, Canada.
Both Yeshivat Or Chaim (founded 1973) and Ulpanat Orot (founded 1975) identify with the religious Zionist movement and Bnei Akiva. Students are encouraged to regard Israel as the center of their spiritual life and to spend the year after graduation in Israel in a religious seminary.
Both schools have a dual curriculum of religious and secular studies for grades 9 through 12. Secular classes are held in English and Judaic studies classes are taught entirely in English. The day at the boys school begins in the morning with Prayers and in followed by Judaic classes. The afternoon consists of secular studies and the day ends at approximately 5:30pm for boys, and 5:15pm for girls.
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