What will Israel’s school look like come Sept. 1?

The Education Ministry’s framework for the 2020-2021 school year - everything you need to know

Pupils sitting behind partition boards made of plexiglass attend a class at a primary school (photo credit: REUTERS)
Pupils sitting behind partition boards made of plexiglass attend a class at a primary school
(photo credit: REUTERS)
Preschools and All Grades Special Education
    Classroom - standard, six days a week
    After school program - five days a week, consistent group of children
    Health statement signed daily

Grades 1-2
    Classroom - standard, five days a week
    After school program - five days a week, consistent group of children
    Health statement signed daily

Grades 3-4
    Classroom - capsules of up to 18 students, five-days a week
    Masks - during breaks, 4th graders in class
    Health statement signed daily

Grades 5-6
    Classroom - capsules of up to 18 students, two days a week in school (at least nine hours) and three days distance learning
    Masks - during class and breaks
    Social distancing - children will sit at their own tables
    Health statement signed daily

Grades 7-12
    Classroom - capsules of up to 18 students, two days a week in school (at least 10 hours) and three days distance learning
    Up to five small groups for electives
    Masks - during class and breaks
    Social distancing - children will sit at their own tables
    Health statement signed daily