School violence dropped markedly in 2010-2011

22.02.2012                      29.Schwat. 5772                      Jom Kippur Katan

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School violence dropped markedly in 2010-2011

Findings based on questionnaires filled out by 24,625 pupils in grades 4 to 11 in the Jewish and Arab state school systems.

There was a significant decline in almost every category of violence in schools between the 2009/10 and 2010/11 academic years, the Education Ministry said on Tuesday.
The ministry based its statement on questionnaires filled out by 24,625 pupils in grades 4 to 11 in the Jewish and Arab state school systems over the past two years. The poll did not include students in haredi schools, special education facilities or the Arab schools of east Jerusalem….