Educating

With your help, Boys Town Jerusalem provides a high-quality education that gives students a brighter future.

Thanks to our supporters, no student is ever turned away on financial grounds.

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◊ academic excellence

◊ the outstanding staff all have very high expectations for every student

◊ students score above the national average for the Bagrut (equivalent to A levels)

Technology

Click here to read more about some of our groundbreaking programmes.

Jewish Values & Heritage

◊ the curriculum covers Bible, Talmud, Jewish law, ethics and philosophy

◊ focus on the Land of Israel, every Jews’ responsibility for all people and Israel and observing the commandments

◊ students score above the national average in Talmud, Bible and other Jewish topics

Volunteering

Purim @ Hadassah 1

Visiting hospital patients on Purm

◊ All students participate in volunteering projects such as hospital visits, tutoring, packing food parcels and teaching older local residents to use computers

Before festivals students get involved in specific projects such as clothing and food drives

Environmental projects are also popular for example creating a beautiful new play area for local residents

Sport and PE

◊ The school provides an extensive physical education programme

Facilities include an indoor gymnasium, an outdoor sport’s court and a running track and long jump pit

Students participate and succeed in national competitions

Enrichment & Extra Curricular Activities

Dog TrainingA rich and varied enrichment programme is vital to the development of students, These are available regardless of ability to pay. Examples include a football league, Thai boxing, electronics, Arabic and dog training (see picture left)

The school offers an extended summer vacation programme, including a subsidised Summer Day Camp, that provides enrichment tutoring and fun activities. Breakfast, snacks, and a hot lunch are provided.