The core mission of Yeshivot Bnei Akiva is to train future leaders for the State of Israel; men and women who are observant Jews devoted to Torah study, dedicated to the Land of Israel and the Jewish People and loyal citizens of the State, particularly regarding army and national service.
Wednesday, December 31, 2014
MInistry of Education recognizes YBA Givat Shmuel for academic excellence
YBA Givat Shmuel was recently awarded the Ministry of
Education’s prize for Academic Excellence in the religious sector for 2014-5.
The prize recognizes schools that have a steady track record of scholastic
improvement in the past decade.
Rosh Yeshiva, Rabbi Shraga Fruechter (right)
with YBA Givat Shmuel Robotics Club
The school’s Robotics Club is an example of this
improvement. In the past three years it has won 1st prize and 3rd prize in the
Ministry of Education’s national competition, co-sponsored by the
Technion, Israel Institute of Technology. Furthermore, 94% to 98% of the
school’s graduates achieved full matriculation for entrance to university in
the past five years consecutively.
yeshiva’s crowning glory is that we produce ‘Bnei Torah’," said Rosh Yeshiva, Rabbi Shraga Fruechter. "We try to build their character with Torah values while at the same time helping them to achieve
excellence in the sciences and other disciplines.”
The mayor of Givat Shmuel, Yossi Barudni, added, “The
municipality has worked closely with the yeshiva in recent years to help the school serve
the sons of our town and achieve its mission: to train a new
generation of leaders, who love the Torah, their nation and their land.”