The Boarding School

The Boarding School has 360 students, who have chosen to attend the Ben Shemen Junior High and High School in order to enjoy a supportive educational environment that enables them to attain a high quality matriculation certificate.

The population of the boarding school, not only includes native Israelis but also immigrants from the FSU and Ethiopia, and youth from France who choose to attend high school in Israel.
The youth village is the students’ home for most of the time.  They usually visit their families once every two weeks, some stay in the village year-round.  A hospitable, pleasant and caring environment is crucial in order to create a place where they feel at home.