Tuesday, March 16, 2004

Yavneh Day School appoints new leader



By Sue Kiesewetter
Enquirer contributor

SYCAMORE TWP. - A South Africa native has been named head of Yavneh Day School.

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St. Paul 6th Grader Ross Kasten, 12, displays his first-place blue ribbon for his father Bob Kasten, who is videotaping.
(Mike Simons photo)
Hazel Bolnick becomes Head of School July 1, replacing Susan Moore, who was named interim head last year. Moore will remain part of the educational team.

Bolnick immigrated to the United States from South Africa in 2000. She served for 18 years as the head of school at Sandton King David School, a Jewish elementary school in Johannesburg. During her tenure, the school grew from 17 to 670 students.

Most recently, she held a leadership position at Jewish Day School in suburban Atlanta.

Catholic school has elementary openings

LIBERTY TWP. - Mother Teresa Catholic Elementary School will add a third-grade class for 2004-05 if there is enough interest.

There are limited openings in the first, fifth and sixth grades. For information, call 779-6585.

Classes will be offered in grades K-6 next year at the school, 6085 Jackie Drive. The school will add a seventh grade in 2005 and eighth grade the following year.

Christian Center Academy open house

UNION TWP. - Christian Center Academy will hold an open house 10 a.m.-noon Saturday at the school, 717 Barg Salt Run Road. Participants can tour the school, meet instructors and review curriculum. The school offers pre-school through grade 12. Information: 528-7123 or www.ChristianCenterAcademy.com.

Science family fun activities tonight

SPRINGFIELD TWP. - St. Bartholomew Consolidated School will host a science family fun night, 6:30-8 p.m. today in the art room, 9375 Winton Road. Students and their adult partners can explore science concepts through a variety of hands-on activities. Information: 521-0860 or kelias@sbcsedu.org.

St. Ann invites visitors to open house

HAMILTON - St. Ann Catholic School will host an open house for new and prospective students 7-8:30 p.m. Wednesday at the school, 3064 Pleasant Ave. The school offers instruction in grades K-8.

Caine Mutiny review staged at Ursuline

BLUE ASH - The Ursuline Stage Company will present The Caine Mutiny Court Martial Thursday through Sunday at the school, 5535 Pfeiffer Road.

Performances are 7:30 p.m. Thursday; 8 p.m. Friday and Saturday; and 2:30 p.m. Sunday. Tickets: $7, $6 students.

To reserve seats, call 791-5791, ext. 266.

St. Aloysius serves up Italian food

PRICE HILL - St. Aloysius on the Ohio School in Sayler Park will hold an Italian dinner 1-7 p.m. Sunday in the Elder High School cafeteria, 3900 Vincent Ave.

Cost is $7 for those 10 and older, $5 under 10. There will be door prizes, bid and buy and split the pot. Information: 941-7831.

Calvary holds walk to raise money

SPRINGDALE - Calvary Christian Academy will hold its third annual Walk-a-Thon 9-11:30 a.m. Thursday at Mercy Healthplex in Fairfield. The goal is to raise $15,000 to buy computers and help with operating expenses.

Pledges or donations can be sent to the school, 11970 Kenn Road, Cincinnati, OH 45240. Information: 674-9600.

Ugly Duckling takeoff performed at Badin

HAMILTON - The musical Honk, based on Hans Christian Andersen's "The Ugly Duckling," will be performed 7:30 p.m. Thursday through Saturday, and at 2 p.m. Sunday at Stephen T. Badin High School, 571 Hamilton-New London Road. Tickets, $8, can be purchased at school or at the door.

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