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January 7, 2020

Traditional Tales for our Reception children

The topic for Reception this term is ‘Traditional Tales’ - all the classrooms have new role play corners decorated by...
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January 7, 2020


Be SMART was the focus of Mrs Lipshaw’s welcome back assembly this morning. LOOK smart, THINK smart, MOVE smart, ACT...
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December 16, 2019

Hair Cutting for charity

Well done to this year 2 pupil who has been growing her hair since she born and was able to...
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December 12, 2019

Sinai Polling Station is open

Our School Council have run successful campaigns in the run up to the elections. All KS2 children will have the...
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December 11, 2019

Chanukah Fair is a huge success

Our school came alive this afternoon as we welcomed over 500 parents and children to our annual PSA Chanukah Fair....
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December 11, 2019

Modern language success for y5 pupil

We teach French as our modern foreign language but we encourage our children to try their hand at other languages...
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December 9, 2019

Football trophy for years 3 & 4

Our football 'A' team competed in the Maccabi GB football tournament and emerged the winners. Here they are with their...
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December 5, 2019

Year 2 teach us Road Safety

Back by popular demand!! This year 2 class held a special class assembly on road safety for their parents and...
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December 3, 2019

Jewish Child’s Day cut the ribbon to officially open ENGAGE

Sinai Jewish Primary School welcomed a delegation from charity Jewish Child’s Day to see the impact of their generous grant....
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November 22, 2019

Mad Hair Day – creative fundraising

At Sinai we nurture a generosity of spirit and instil the children with a  mindset that they can make a...
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November 21, 2019

Excellent Independent Writers

It’s very busy running a school but Mrs Lipshaw always makes time for the children. It’s her favourite part of...
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November 20, 2019

Year 1 make handmade Guatemalan worry dolls

As part of their Toy topic our year 1 children learnt about toys from around the world. They all made...
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November 13, 2019

Sinai recognised by Mayor of London

Last academic year Sinai was asked by the Mayor of London, Sadiq Khan, to join his Schools for Success programme....
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November 12, 2019

Parents visit classrooms for phonics lessons

We welcome opportunities for our Sinai families to join us and embrace the high level of learning at our school...
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November 12, 2019

Odd Socks for Anti-Bullying Week

To mark Anti-Bullying this week our teachers will be doing activities, to raise awareness, with the children as part of...
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November 11, 2019

Special Remembrance Assembly

We held a special Remembrance assembly this morning where years 1-6 learnt about life in the trenches, why we wear...
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November 7, 2019

Little Artists

These year 1 children are busy in our #Art room creating beautiful poppies for a special display in the #School Hall in advance of...
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October 31, 2019

Netball tournament winners

Our first sporting success of the year - our netball team won the Brent Primary Hi-5 tournament by storming all...
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October 28, 2019

Secret Mission Winners

Mrs Lipshaw visited this year 1 class to announce them as the winners of the latest secret mission! All classes...
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October 28, 2019

Succah competition – amazing entries

We’ve had some gorgeous entries into our succah competition. We are particularly impressed with the creativity and care that has...
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October 11, 2019

School Council bringing pupil power to Sinai

Some very happy school councillors proudly displaying their badges. The School Council are elected by their fellow classmates to bring...
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October 8, 2019

Outstanding achievements of Sinai Jewish Primary School recognised by the Mayor of London

The Mayor of London, Sadiq Khan, has celebrated the outstanding performance of Sinai Jewish Primary School in Brent with an awards ceremony....
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September 17, 2019

Lord Levy is special guest at Sinai School

It’s certainly been a busy day at Sinai today. Our special guest was Lord Levy who toured our school, blew...
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September 17, 2019

Big smiles from our new Reception starters

All 3 of our Reception classes have been having fun with Phonics this morning. They have been listening to and...
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September 12, 2019

Young Writers receive award from Mrs Lipshaw

Mrs Lipshaw loves seeing children who have tried hard and produced good work so she was very pleased to have...
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July 23, 2019

Ole! year 4 celebrate Spanish day

Ole! Spanish Day for our year 4 children who have enjoyed Spanish fairytales, dressed up to look the part (fantastic...
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July 23, 2019

Teddy Bear’s Picnic for our Reception graduates

Today’s the day the teddy bears 🧸 had their 🧺 picnic! Our Reception children all invited their favourite teddy to join them at a...
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July 18, 2019

Early Years Carnival of Sport

It may be raining but it hasn’t dampened our spirits. The EYFS children will all enjoy a carnival or sporting...
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July 4, 2019

Mayor’s acclaim for excellent Sinai

Sinai received a letter from the Mayor of London asking us to join the 'Schools for Success' programme. Mr Khan...
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July 3, 2019

Eco Warriors keeping Sinai clean

Our new eco warriors, under the watchful eye of Russell, are hard at work to reduce rubbish and keep Sinai...
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June 26, 2019

Sinai asked to join Schools for Success programme

It's not every day you get a letter from the Mayor of London asking you to join the Schools for...
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June 24, 2019

Buying and selling with year 1

Bringing learning to life... year 1 has created their very own shop so they can learn about money and how...
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May 23, 2019

Coding – brains behind the computer

These year 5 girls showed impressive coding skills in our ICT Suite. We encourage our children to solve real world...
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May 20, 2019

Hat-trick for Boys Football – Winners for the 3rd year running

Another sporting win for Sinai! Our boys football team won the Brent League trophy for the 3rd consecutive year storming...
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May 19, 2019

Super Swimming Squad

Well done to our super swimming squad who swam to success at Sunday's Maccabi GB Swimming Gala. Boys joint 2nd...
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May 17, 2019

First Stop – Sinai Library Bus!

We were delighted that PJ Library UK chose Sinai as the first school to enjoy their new pop up library,...
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May 16, 2019

5* Hygiene Rating for Sinai kitchen

This morning we had an unannounced visit from Brent’s Environmental Health Officer, George. We are delighted to announce we received...
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May 14, 2019

Birth of Israel – JS slideshows

Our Year 5 children all worked on a 'Birth of Israel' slideshow as part of their Israel topic, ahead of...
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May 9, 2019

Yom Ha’atzmaut ‘Sinai Style’

Yom Ha’aztmaut ‘Sinai style’ launched with a special assembly. We had ‘visitors’ to tell us all about the Galil, Negev...
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May 8, 2019

Congratulations – Royal baby news

Our year 2 children have all been guessing the name of the Royal baby. They have posted their entries into...
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April 10, 2019

Congratulatory letter from Brent

Mrs Lipshaw was delighted to receive this letter from the Operational Director of Safeguarding, Partnerships and Strategy at Brent, congratulating...
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April 10, 2019

Singing Stars

Our school choir scooped The Gold Award at the Brent Primary School Choir of the Year Competition 2019. We are...
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April 2, 2019

Super Seders at Sinai

Our Reception classes launched our model Seders this year, led by Mrs Angel. They sung beautifully and remembered all the...
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March 27, 2019

New Boxing Club packs a punch!

It’s all about the kids... we run a host of free lunchtime clubs every day including French, Clay, Reading, Coding,...
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March 26, 2019

Bringing history to life – Anglo Saxon Day

We loving bringing learning to life. To complete the Anglo Saxon History topic for Y4 we have a whole day...
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March 21, 2019

Purim parades and celebrations

The celebrating of Jewish festivals at Sinai is something the school prides itself on. We create immersive and innovative occasions...
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March 10, 2019

Sinai Spinners

The training paid off and although it did take a fair few days to recover we are  immensely proud of...
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February 27, 2019

Interfaith Encounters

At Sinai we believe it is extremely important to be proud and knowledgeable British Citizens. We enjoyed working the Faith...
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February 13, 2019

Next stop… Sinai School – The Library Bus Arrives!

Our wonderful library bus has finally launched. The ribbon was cut this morning by Headteacher, Mrs Lipshaw, Managing Director of...
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February 12, 2019

Ofsted inspection letter

Letter from Headteacher Mrs Lipshaw regarding the Ofsted inspection letter.         Dear Parents & Guardians, I am...
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February 11, 2019

Jewish School Awards – winner!

We are proud of our very own Mrs Green who scooped the first prize of the night at the Jewish...
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February 6, 2019

Healthy & Nutritious Lunches

We were pleased to welcome Joana, a Senior Dietitian at Caterplus to observe our lunch service. She was very impressed...
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February 4, 2019

The Tate year 3 project

The Tate Year 3 Project with Turner Prize and Oscar-winning artist, Steve McQueen, is a major new artwork, which will...
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January 30, 2019

Another trophy for our cabinet

Yesterday saw our both our girls and boys football teams take part in the English Schools Football Association Middlesex County...
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January 29, 2019

Outstanding writing ability – Performance Poetry

Six of our pupils, recognised for their outstanding writing ability, attended an Able Writer’s day with one of the UK’s...
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January 24, 2019

Charitable Children

We are always proud when our children show a true kindness and generosity. Zac Goldsmith, 4N, rallied his year group...
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December 18, 2018

Grandparents Tea Party

Yesterday we welcomed 80 grandparents and family members of Year 1 and Year 2 children in for a special Grandparents...
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December 13, 2018

Super writing from Reception

Look how far these children have come in just one term of school. They have been practising their handwriting and...
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December 4, 2018

Happy Chanukah!

Chanukah at Sinai is always a special time of year. Last week the School PSA kicked off the celebrations with...
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November 19, 2018

Top 3% for Phonics

I am delighted to let you know that we have received a letter from Rt Hon Nick Gibb MP (Minister...
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November 14, 2018

Rugby League win for our girls & boys

We are extremely proud of our Year 5 & 6 mixed, girls and boys, Rugby team who entered their first...
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November 13, 2018

Egyptian Day

Our Year 4 children look amazing for Egyptian Day. They will be tomb painting, mummifying tomatoes, writing their name in...
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November 12, 2018

Anti Bullying Week at Sinai

Sinai Jewish Primary School, is committed to providing a caring, friendly, safe and secure environment for all of our children...
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October 18, 2018

Our winning streak continues!

A big well done to our footballing stars! Our girls and boys football teams (Year 5 and Year 6) won...
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September 27, 2018

Succot at Sinai

We love celebrating the Jewish festivals here at Sinai. We have our own Succah standing proudly in our playground where...
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July 11, 2018

A ‘Giant’ Surprise – Writing Week at Sinai!

This week is Sinai Writing Week and there has been a giant on the loose! When the children arrived at...
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June 20, 2018

School Council meet with Glebe Primary School

We believe it is important to listen to our pupils and value the contribution they can give to making decisions...
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June 14, 2018

World Cup at Sinai – Come on England!

The FIFA World Cup kicks off today and we held a special launch assembly where all classes drew teams. Our...
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June 13, 2018

Sports Day Success for KS2

Well done to all the children who took part in KS2 Sports Day. We are lucky to have access to...
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May 25, 2018

Medals for our Gymnastics squad

We are extremely proud of our Y3/4 and Y5/6 Gymnastics squads who entered their first ever gymnastics tournament this week...
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May 25, 2018

Mad Hair Day at Sinai

The school is awash with colour, glitter and lots of hairspray to celebrate Mad Hair Day in conjunction with Chai...
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May 18, 2018

A right Royal celebration!

Today as part of our school's committment to promoting British Values the school is awash with red, white and blue...
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May 15, 2018

Deaf Awareness Week at Sinai

This week is Deaf Awareness Week - a unique campaign to proactively raise awareness of deafness and hearing loss - faced...
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May 11, 2018

Sinai lucky charms see Spurs win 1-0 at Wembley!

We are extremely grateful to the wonderful Tottenham Hotspurs football coaches, that come into school and train the children, for...
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May 1, 2018

Selling lollies for lolly! Our mini fundraisers…

Two Year 3 pupils showed you are never to young to start fundraising for your school! Taking advantage of the...
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April 20, 2018

Technology meets Jewish Studies: Y5 Omer Poster

Well done to Hannah Pillemer (5S) and Georgie Shloshberg (5G) for creating this winning Omer poster using Quizlet. They were...
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April 19, 2018

Israel 70 resource – Birth of Israel Slideshow

Year 5, under the guidance of Jewish Studies teacher Mr Drucker, were tasked with putting together a Google Slideshow on...
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April 12, 2018

PE gets interactive at Sinai!

Sinai School now proudly houses two interactive all-weather, sun-readable, LCD screens in their playgrounds as part of the Government’s PE...
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April 11, 2018

Meet Julia Kaye

Julia Kaye joined Sinai as our joint Deputy Head (with Claire Gough). She started her teaching career right here, at...
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March 27, 2018

Club helps inspire the next generation of female players in Brent

Tottenham Hotspur Foundation hosted its second girls’ football tournament in Brent as part of the Club’s community engagement work in...
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March 14, 2018

Wheels in motion for Sinai School library bus

Sinai School Headteacher, Juliette Lipshaw together with Foundation Governor, Deborah Azagury-Slattery, have secured the school a London bus from Metroline,...
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March 12, 2018

Y4 trip to Chiltern Air Museum

Last week our Year 4 children visited the Chiltern Open Air Museum and took part in Anglo Saxon and archaeological...
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March 7, 2018

Bronze medals for Panathlon sports team

Ten of our children, from Years 4, 5 and 6,  took part in the Brent Primary School Panathlon at Oakington...
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March 1, 2018

Year 5 Purim Plotagon

Year 5 learnt about the 4 Mitzvot of Purim and produced an advertising campaign to promote them. The posters were...
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February 28, 2018

Purim Hamantashen Bake

The hall was packed with children and parents for the Sinai Family Education Purim Hamantashen Bake with GIFT Charity on...
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February 21, 2018

Year 6 visit the Tate Modern 

This week saw our Year 6 pupils visit the Tate Modern. The museum is one of the largest museums of...
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November 24, 2017

Well done to our “Sinai Friendship Week Challenge” competition winners

Well done to our "Sinai Friendship Week Challenge" competition winners. Thank you to everyone who participated and sent in an...
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November 12, 2017

Mummy’s the word for embalmers of Sinai  
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November 1, 2017

We are so excited for the future…our fantastic Headteacher, Mrs Juliette Lipshaw, featured in the Jewish Chronicle  
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July 20, 2017

Headteacher’s Bulletin – End of Summer Term 2017

Headteacher's Bulletin End of Summer Term 2017 Dear Parents, As the term draws to a close, it is a wonderful...
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July 12, 2017

Hair cutting for Zichron Menachem

Three Year 2 girls with the biggest of hearts, grew their hair, to help children who have lost their own...
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July 7, 2017

Talk For Writing

The children in Year 1 and Year 3 have been trialing a new initiative called Talk for Writing. They learnt...
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July 3, 2017

Jaws of Doom

This week has been an exciting week filled with imagination and creativity. The children were greeted on Monday by mysterious characters...
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June 26, 2017

Sinai’s Writing Week 2017

This morning the children at Sinai were greeted by characters who had escaped from the Jaws of Doom. The characters came running...
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June 5, 2017

Sinai School Mock Elections – General Election 2017

Sinai School Mock Elections – General Election 2017 The Sinai School Council were a little disappointed that they were too...
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May 10, 2017

2017 National Curriculum Tests KS1 & KS2

The following link contains some information and 2 short video clips published by the DfE regarding the 2017 National Curriculum tests...
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April 6, 2017

Alice in Wonderland

During this half term Year 3 have worked extremely hard rehearsing for their production of Alice in Wonderland. This was...
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March 29, 2017

Sinai school win Brent Cup for the first time in their history

Sinai Primary School have won the Brent Cup for the first time in their history after beating former holders, St Robert...
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March 27, 2017

Children in Need 2017

For children in need,  we all dressed in our PJs and sold cakes to raise money for charity. We raised over...
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March 24, 2017

Letter from the Queen!

We are excited to announce that we have received a letter from Her Majesty the Queen! The Queen's Lady in...
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March 14, 2017

On your marks, get set, go!

A big congratulations to the pupils and staff at Sinai Jewish Primary School. 55 Children took part in The Vitality...
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March 13, 2017

Wishing you a very Happy Purim from the Sinai team.

On behalf of Sinai staff, We would like to wish you a very Happy Purim.  
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March 2, 2017

Sinai qualify for their first ever Brent cup final!

Sinai won the semi-final of the Brent schools, 7-a-side football, cup competition, by beating Oakington Manor 3-0.  The whole team performed superbly...
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February 28, 2017

Special tea party with Mrs Lipshaw

Well done to the children who received the most Dojos this month, they were invited to a special tea party...
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February 14, 2017 / News


The first Maccabi GB (MGB) and Jewish Chronicle (JC) Primary School Sports Tournament of the Year took place on Wednesday,...
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February 14, 2017 / News

We’ve done it again! Sinai have won the Maccabi GB Football Tournament.

It was ‘goals and glory’ for Sinai as they beat 38 other teams to claim the title at the latest...
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