Avi Satov has been a part of the Bialik High School family since 2002, where he taught Jewish History, Moral Education, Jewish Studies, as well as coached Varsity Girls and Boys Basketball and Football.
In 2009, Avi was appointed as the Dean of Students, in 2011, as the Assistant Principal, and in 2012, as the Senior Vice-Principal. With over 21 years of experience working within the Montreal Jewish community, including Director of Camp B’nai Brith of Montreal, and Director of Pripstein’s Camp Mishmar, Avi brings youthful energy, enthusiasm and a love for children to his role.
Over the years, he has also been involved with other causes, including Habitat for Humanity, March of the Living, ORT, the Montreal Canadiens Children’s Foundation and Agence Ometz and has sat on the Bronfman Jewish Education Centre’s Board of Directors.
In 2013, Avi was appointed as the Interim Head of Judaic Studies for Bialik High School. In this important role, he developed and implemented the School's new vision for the Judaic Studies program. He brings a wealth of experience and an intimate knowledge of the school community, not to mention the respect of all who know him. His Bachelor of Education degree from McGill University in the prestigious Jewish Teacher-Training Program provides him with a profound understanding of the intricacies of the subject. In 2010, Avi received the Brenda & Samuel Gewurz Award for Excellence in Jewish Education.
In addition to his new responsibilities, Avi was appointed to be the new Principal of Bialik High School in 2015. In 2017, he was appointed as Co-Head of School at JPPS-Bialik.
Andrew Trager has been a staff member of the JPPS-Bialik school system since 1995. He has taught all grade levels from secondary I - V and has taught English and Mathematics at the elementary level for eight years.
In 2003, he joined the Bialik High School staff as a Social Studies teacher. His area of teaching expertise is the subject area of History & Citizenship Education.
Andrew Trager has been a staff member of the JPPS-Bialik school system since 1995. He has taught all grade levels from secondary 1 In 2005, Andrew was appointed Vice - Principal of the Senior High School and in 2009 he was appointed interim Principal of Bialik High School.
In 2010, Andrew decided to return to the classroom to pursue his true love of teaching history.
Andrew received his Bachelor of Arts degree, with a major in History from McGill University in 1987 and his teaching degree from McGill University in 1992.
Judith Cohn Stein
Judy brings a wealth of experience and knowledge regarding best practices and strategies in curriculum, development and implementation of assessment and evaluation practices and strategies, faculty professional development and academic requirements for success in post-secondary education.
Faculty and Staff
ACCREDITATIONS & AFFILIATIONS
Ms. Samantha Druzin (Maternity leave)... Drama, English, Social Studies
Ms. Sarah Hassan...Math
Mr. Matthew Starr...Senior Athletics Coordinator JPPS-Bialik, K-Sec V
Mr. Liam Twomey...Coordinator of Athletics and Student Life-Bialik
BIALIK YIDDISH CHOIR DIRECTOR
Mrs. Erin Sendel-Nemes ...Guidance Counsellor
Ms. Susan Marks...Guidance Counsellor
ACADEMIC SUPPORT SERVICES
SCIENCE LAB TECHNICIAN
ADMINISTRATIVE SUPPORT STAFF
Ms. Hirut Kebede....Controller and Payroll Coordinator
Ms. Joan Thomas.... Accounts Receivable
Mrs. Rose Sculnik
Mrs. Sonia Yerzy
BUILDING FACILITIES - MAINTENANCE & SECURITY
Mr. Avi Sela....Head of Maintenance & Security