Tel Aviv nature school still allowed to weed out students

18.01.2012                      23.Tewet. 5772

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Tel Aviv nature school still allowed to weed out students

Education Ministry told the principal the selection process would have to be canned, but Nature School still permitted to observe prospective students before accepting them.

Kindergartners looking to get a spot in an exclusive Tel Aviv public elementary school have known for years they better put away the crayons and start showing some real life skills.
And despite Education Ministry efforts to crack down on the School for Nature, Environment and Society's selection process, the school will continue to select new students based on positive leadership skills and the ability to delay gratification, among other attributes, according to a list submitted to the Education Ministry which Haaretz obtained….