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  Shvat 7, 5778 , 23/01/18

'Religious education produces outstanding pupils'

The Knesset Absorption Committee held a special meeting to discuss the absorption of immigrant pupils into the education system.

Committee chairman Avraham Nagosa(Likud) stated that "the religious education has produced outstanding students who integrated into society and are proud of their Jewish identity and of their contribution to the state.

Of the 5355 immigrant children arriving in 2017, 24% entered the State Religious system and 16% integrated into the haredi system. 59% joined state schools.



 

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