These Young Ambassadors Bring Modern Israel to Rashi
For three years, The Rashi School has benefitted from the Shnat Sherut (Shinshin
) program, welcoming recent Israeli high school graduates into our classrooms: first Dor and Nisso, then Shira and Bar, now
Adar and Nitzan.
For Jewish citizens of Israel, service in the IDF is compulsory and most high school graduates go directly into military service following high school. However, a select number of deferments are provided for recent grads who qualify and are selected to take part in a year of service - Shnat Sherut
- volunteering in schools, disadvantaged communities, ecological organizations, and in our case, ambassador programs.Read the full story on the blog