Jewish Journal Nov. 5, 2014
New Community Jewish High School (NCJHS) in West Hills soon will be changing its name to de Toledo High School in honor of what one official is calling a “transformative” gift.
The decision by the school’s board of trustees was made Oct. 22, following a recent donation — the size of which officials declined to disclose — by Philip and Alyce de Toledo of Sherman Oaks.
“It’s a gift given really from the heart, and hopefully it’s a gift that will inspire other philanthropists to consider providing more support for Jewish education, both locally and nationally,” said Bruce Powell, head of school. “It’s national news.” Read more…..