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Heller High is an extraordinary, once in a lifetime experience for high school students in the 10th, 11th, and 12th grades .

Learning about the land and its people, exploring ideas and complexities, creating lasting bonds with friends and fellow Israelis. Be a part of a vibrant Reform community with your peers, deepening your connection to Reform Judaism. 

The Unique Heller High Experience

  • A semester long (4 month) program for high school students in Israel 
  • Calling all students grades 10-12, Fall OR Spring Semester. 
  • Learn, live and experience Israel through a Reform lens 
  • Located on the Alexander Muss High School in Israel campus (AMHSI) 
  • Fully accredited by Middle States Association of Colleges and Schools 
  • Generous financial assistance available 
  • Learn about social justice issues and culture in Israel.
  • Share what you’ve learned with your friends and community back home.
  • Connect with teens from across North America and Israel
  • Be inspired to organize for positive change in Israel and at home  

Apply to join the Teen Israel Organizing Fellowship (TIOF) to receive $15,000 towards your Heller High tuition. 

The Teen Israel Organizing Fellows will travel to Israel and attend Heller High during the Fall 2024 semester. While there, they will learn about Israel’s past and present; meet community organizers, experience various social justice issues up close, and hone their leadership and community organizing skills. Upon returning  home in the Spring of 2025, fellows will put into practice the tools they gained by completing an Israel organizing project in their local communities. 

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