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.
Great secular education
◊ 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)
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
◊ 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
◊ A 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.