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Yom Hazikaron – Boys Town Jerusalem Remembers

On Yom Hazikaron (Memorial Day) Israel mourns those who gave their lives for the Jewish State. To date, 23,646 have been killed defending the nation, 3,134 have become victims of terror attacks.

On Yom Hazikaron, Boys Town Jerusalem students remember the 70 graduates and teachers killed in Israel’s wars, conflicts…

Boys Town Jerusalem Offers First “Project Based Learning” Course in Israel

In an exciting new initiative, Boys Town Jerusalem has become the first high school in Israel to pioneer a “Project Based Learning” (PBL) technology course which involves learning through problem-solving. The students take the lead, dictating the direction and scope of the learning process with nominal guidance by the…

BTJ Graduate Grateful For the Chance to Give Back

fibre-opticWhen Boys Town Jerusalem recently sought out companies to submit bids for installing fibre optic cables on campus, one firm made an offer that could not be refused. Netanel Hadad, the 32-year-old founder and CEO of Natinet Communications Systems, offered to…

BTJ student returns “home” after 20 years

ronen-atiaWhen the door opened to Dr. Yaakov Fuchs’ classroom last month, the long-standing Boys Town Jerusalem English teacher welcomed a tall, slim young man. As he shook Dr. Fuchs’ hand, 36-year-old Ronen Atia, Dr Fuchs was reminded of the frail student,…