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A Visit to Miss Walker-Arnott’s School in Jaffa

The following article was published in 1879 in the "Life and Work" Magazine of the Church of Scotland. Miss Walker Arnott went to the East for health. While in Jaffa (the ancient Joppa) she was much interested in some of the children, and began to teach them. From these small beginnings her undertaking has grown [...]

2019-03-25T08:32:47+00:00 March 16th, 2019|Articles and Interviews, Media Coverage|0 Comments

The Israeli School where children of all faiths learn side-by-side

An article written by Claire Hajaj, the daughter of former Tabeethan, Mahmoud Hajaj, talking about Tabbetha's legacy and and the special friendships it creates. "I first heard from Tabeetha School last year after publication of my novel Ishmael's Oranges, based on my parents' unlikely marriage. It unleashed a torrent of emails from ex-Tabeethans, who had [...]

2019-01-21T08:01:07+00:00 January 21st, 2019|Articles and Interviews, Media Coverage|0 Comments

Tabeetha School – a bright light in a troubled land

Today is UN International Day of Peace.  Prinicpal Margaret MacDonald spoke out about the virtues of Tabeetha School in Jaffa, Israel. She said 339 Christian, Jewish and Muslim children, aged 4-18, from all over the world rub shoulders on a daily basis, which helps foster a greater understanding of humanity in a country where divisions are [...]

2018-10-16T07:29:27+00:00 September 21st, 2018|Articles and Interviews, Media Coverage|0 Comments

A Picture is Worth a Thousand Words

Tabeetha School was featured in the February Podcast of Small Voice UK .  In the feature, "A Thousand Words", our principal Mrs. Margaret MacDonald was asked to bring a picture of a special meaning to her and to talk about it. In this interview Mrs. MacDonald describes the picture which is in her office and [...]

Unique school is ‘a haven’ … with Scottish head at helm

Our Principal Mrs. Margaret MacDonald was promoting Tabeetha back in Scotland in early November. In her interview for the Falkirk Herald she explains how UNIQUE Tabeetha is ... " It is a school for parents who want their children to know what the world is like and that they don’t have to be separate. Children [...]

2018-10-16T11:15:55+00:00 November 8th, 2017|Articles and Interviews, Media Coverage|0 Comments

The Christian school described as an ‘oasis’ – Tabeetha on the BBC

Here's a wonderful BBC story on Tabeetha, telling our history and interviewing teachers, pupils and Church of Scotland staff. Amongst the conflict that defines the Middle East lies something of a surprise. It is described as "an oasis" in the midst of religious division. Tabeetha is the last remaining Church of Scotland school and, [...]

2018-10-16T07:35:14+00:00 February 16th, 2017|Articles and Interviews, Media Coverage|5 Comments

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