Samaria town has highest matriculation rates

Elkana, Givat Shmuel, have the highest percentage of high school graduates, report says.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/13/2019, 10:48 PM

Matriculation exam cancelled for students in south

Matriculation exam in civics will not take place on Monday in communities located up to 40 kilometers from the Gaza border.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/6/2019, 1:09 AM

Matriculation exams eased for Gaza-area residents

Education Minister Naftali Bennett instructs Ministry to grant half hour extension to all Gaza-area students on matriculation exams.Mordechai Sones, 6/28/2018, 2:25 PM

Education minister: We've saved Israel

Education Minister Bennett says campaign to raise number of students doing five points in math 'saved' the startup nation.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/27/2018, 2:13 PM

English matriculation exam upgrades

Alfie, a virtual image, will replace examiner; students will record answers on computer. What will English-language oral exam look like?Mordechai Sones, 5/10/2018, 10:12 AM

Number of Arab high school graduates rises

Government plan boosted numbers of Arab high school graduates, college students, minister says. The next step: More hi-tech jobs for Arabs.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/23/2018, 5:14 PM

Haredi school exams to be recognized by universities?

Education Ministry tells colleges, universities, to recognize teachers who passed haredi tests as holding high school diplomas.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/6/2017, 8:16 AM

Growing number of students cheating on matriculation exams

23% rise in number of disqualified exams. Cheating most common on English, math exams.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/9/2017, 1:10 PM

Three math matriculation exams leaked

Education Ministry cancels questionnaires, schools wait for new ones.Shlomo Pyutrikovsky, 5/22/2017, 5:14 PM

Arabs leak matriculation exams - again

In what is becoming an annual tradition, bagrut exams get leaked to Arab sector, causing the section to be canceled and rewritten.Ido Ben-Porat, 1/21/2016, 6:04 PM

Ethiopian Israelis Less Likely to Get Diplomas

Hebrew University study blames poor immigration absorption, 'feeling of discrimination' for students falling through the cracks.Tova Dvorin, 5/27/2015, 4:11 PM

Gaza War Affected Matriculation Scores

Significant decrease in passing grades near Gaza Belt - but education officials note that students' moral compass is high.Tova Dvorin, 10/21/2014, 8:15 AM

Russian Jewry Relieved After Exams Postponed

Vladimir Putin personally intervenes after Jewish community leaders turn to government over exams, which were scheduled for Shavuot holiday.Haim Lev, 6/1/2014, 5:49 PM

Netanyahu Against Plan to Cancel Exams

Education Minister Shai Piron plans to cancel many matriculation exams, but is expected to face strong opposition from the Prime Minister.Elad Benari, 8/9/2013, 6:13 AM