Jun 21, 2020 | News | Jerusalem & Area

School's out: Court rejects government petition to make up lost time in summer

Tens of thousands of Israeli school children went on summer vacation Friday after Israel’s top labor court rejected a government petition to make teachers work into the summer vacation to make up for lost class time amid the coronavirus pandemic.

As a result of the National Labor Court ruling, classes at middle and high schools were finished for the year, while kindergartens and elementary schools will continue until June 30.

Full Story (The Times of Israel)