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Israel: Church Schools

Question for Foreign and Commonwealth Office

UIN HL2201, tabled on 14 September 2015

To ask Her Majesty’s Government what assessment they have made of the current differences in the levels of funding between Christian schools and other schools in Israel.

Answered on

24 September 2015

We assess that government funding per student for Christian schools has fallen by approximately 50% during the last five years. Officials from our Embassy in Tel Aviv raised this issue with the Israeli Ministry of Education in the summer.