Word on the Street

News, events, activities, inspiration and thinking.

A bit of this, a bit of that.

Here we’ll showcase what’s happening at United Herzlia Schools and in the community. From news and events, to thought leadership and inspiration, work from our pupils and more.

News category


Mike Ford
Mike Ford, beloved principal of Herzlia Highlands Primary since 2014 is retiring!
Mike Kessel
The late Mike Kessel was the Principal and then Director of Education for United Herzlia Schools from 1977 until 1985.
Debating High School
Here are 10 compelling reasons why our pupils should participate in debating at school.
Top Academic Pupil in Gr 12
Herzlia’s Matric Class of 2023’s Valedictory marks a significant milestone in their Herzlia school journey!
A definite highlight in a Herzlian art pupil’s school career is their Grade 12 Visual Art Final Exhibition. 2023 is officially open!
Herzlia is honoured to host this debut championship with our Herzlia High School team competing against teams from all over Africa.
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Tax benefits

Tax Benefits of Donating to The Herzlia Foundation Trust

United Herzlia Schools is the sole beneficiary of The Herzlia Foundation Trust PBO No. 930038539 South Africa Donors are eligible for a Section 18 A tax certificate in respect of donation to the Foundation (depending on the terms of the donation within our discretion). Please contact hft@herzlia.com if you require assistance.

United Kingdom Donors can apply for a GiftAid form if they donate through EuroChai SA. Please contact Ralph Frank rjf156@yahoo.com if you require further assistance.

United States of America Donors can receive tax benefit if they donate via the Jewish Community Foundation of San Diego. Please ensure designation of funds is “Friends of Herzlia”.

Canada Donors can receive tax benefits if they donate through UJA Federation of Greater Toronto. Please ensure allocation of funds is written “The Herzlia Foundation Trust” on your donation & tribute form. Please contact Eyal Golan eygolan@ujafed.org if you require further assistance.

Australia Donors can receive tax benefits if they donate through Chai Charitable Foundation.