Several cities have already announced that they will not be prepared to reopen Monday.
“This is something we did not witness in previous waves of coronavirus,” Health Minister Yuli Edelstein told The Jerusalem Post.
Overall, schools and kindergartens saw lower rates of infection that the general population.
Two schools out of 5,000 were closed because of high infection rates. One hundred and thirty-four preschools were closed for high infection rates out of 21,000 preschools.
As preschools are set to reopen, the government has changed virtually none of the restrictions for these age groups since the last two times we’ve returned to school.
Other Health Ministry officials disagree