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Information about Kindergarten Registration

​Registration for Kindergartens in General and Ultra-Orthodox Education for 2018-2019

Registration will begin on Wednesday, January 7, 2019, and will continue until Sunday, January 27, 2019, and will be done only in the registration system on the website throughout the registration period.

Click here to the registration systom in Hebrew


Registry Age Table:

Registry Age Table:
Registry Age:

Birth Dates:

Age 5January 1st,  2014 to December 31, 2014
Age 4

January 1st,  2015 to December 31, 2015

Age 3January 1st,  2016 to December 31, 2016


Appendices aggregates age

Children born until 15.1.2017 (inclusive)
And passed an Exceptions Committee in the districtAccording to the following criteria.


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Visits to kindergartens at registration dates

​Parents of children aged 3 and for children whose first year in the municipal kindergartens are invited to visit the kindergartens on registration dates in coordination with the kindergarten teacher.
Under the guidance of the Ministry of Education and out of concern for the safety and well-being of the children, there will be no morning visits. The kindergarten director is entitled to hold afternoon meetings with you in the kindergarten.

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Date of registration, telephone call center and reception

​Registration will begin on Wednesday, January 7, 2019, and will continue until Sומday, January 27, 2019, and will be done only in the registration system on the website throughout the registration period.

Call center for telephone registration support - 106
Sunday through Thursday from 9:00 to 13:00 and on Mondays and Wednesdays also from 15:00 to 18:00

Registration at the registration center at Safra Square Building 3 is intended solely for:

  • New residents

  • New immigrants

  • Families who purchased or rented an apartment

  • Parents of children who stay for another year

  • Children who do not have an identity card (attach a passport photo of a child and parents)

The Center will operate at Safra Square: Building 3 Ground Floor from January 7 to January 27 2019,


Haredi sector

Sunday through Thursday between 9:00 and 13:00
And on Sunday and Wednesday from 15:00 to 18:00

General Sector (State, State Religious)

Sunday, Tuesday and Thursday between 08:00-13:30

Sunday and Tuesday between 16:00-18:00


Arab sector

Monday and Thursday from 09:00 to 13:00 and from 15:00 to 17:30

Foreign residents or residents who move to Jerusalem next year:

Must obtain a permit to withdraw students from the local authority where the applicant resides. Children and parents who do not have an identity card will be equipped with photocopy of a passport of the parents and of the child.

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Registration for a recognized garden that is not official - private / non-urban garden

​Starting 1.12.11 a parent who wishes to enroll his child in a recognized, non-official kindergarten must be able to register on the Internet as well, and must send a copy of Appendix D signed by the owner confirming that there is a place in the kindergarten. Without Appendix D or an appendix that has not been properly filled, the registration will not be valid. The appendix should be sent to fax no. 02-6226089 to Hana Angel.

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Delaying first grade

​Born in October-December (Children of the Authority)

Parents whose children were born between October 1, 2013 and December 31, 2013  will register for first grade and register for kindergarten. If a decision is made to leave it for another year in the kindergarten, the registration must be canceled from first grade until 25.3.18 and a final placement in the kindergarten will be carried out through the district administration in the kindergartens. Parents who do not inform the school registration department of their decision will remove the child from registration for first grade and will see him as a student who has stayed another year in kindergarten.

Children January-September 2013
Those born on these dates must register for first grade and not kindergarten.
The children who have difficulty functioning properly in the kindergarten and are considered for a further year (as part of their therapeutic intervention) are obliged to follow up with documented attempts by the kindergarten teacher and other professionals, as needed, around their difficulties since the beginning of the school year.
In the event that the parents observe their child's difficulty, they must draw the attention of the teacher and staff as soon as possible and be partners in the thinking and intervention of his or her progress in the preschool. Activity is required according to the timetable described in the circular of the CEO - (Circular of the CEO of Te'asag 5 (b), 19 Tevet 5763, 1.1.13

Subject to the requirements of this Director-General's circular, if necessary, the kindergarten teacher will send a questionnaire to the psychological service regarding a child whose deliberations are contemplated and that the child's parent's signature will be sent no later than March 1. The psychological service is not Responsible for kindergarten registration.

Parents can apply for psychological evaluation by a private person and then they will have to undergo a process in the psychological service in cooperation with the preschool administrator.

After making the decision to register an additional year in the kindergarten, registration should be canceled for first grade and kindergarten registration should be done in the kindergarten department only, subject to the recommendation of the psychological service.

The decision-making process should be completed with the psychologist and kindergarten teacher up to 25.3.19.

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Inline notifications

​Notification of placement in kindergartens

Notification of placement in the kindergarten will be posted on the municipal website starting in May 2019 and will be sent to your home according to the address given by you at the time of registration.

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Submission of an appeal

​Applications for appeal can be submitted by means of a form of public appeals to the Regional Director or in writing, up to 15 days from the date of receipt of the official assignment notice. And this only in cases where there are social problems, unusual medical problems or relocation.

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The registration process is four steps

​Before entering the registry, we recommend that you enter the list of  kindergartens listed on the site and write down at least two selection priorities.

Step 1 - Sign In

  • Enter your child's ID number
  • Enter the ID number of the registering parent
  • Click Next

Step 2 - Child details

  • Click on the details and check their correctness.
  • Changes can only be made to white fields marked with a rectangle. In the rest of the fields, a change can be made by contacting the district manager on a referral form only and accompanied by identification documents.
  • If the child has a health problem or a need for accessibility, check in the appropriate place and indicate the problem.
  • In the case of parents who live separately, you will be asked to specify another address and sign a statement of commitment and commitment that will open after the next step is pressed.
  • Click Next

Step 3 - Select the Kindergarten

  • The upper box shows the child's details and the details of the current kindergarten for the year.
  • In this screen you will be asked to select the kindergarten for your child, up to two priorities.
  • You must select a minimum of 2 priorities when one of the priorities must be a gene associated with the registration area. (To view the kindergartens associated with the registry area open priority 2)
  • Each priority has to be re-selected.
  • First priority - open to all parks in the city and you can locate the desired gene in each of the search fields.
  • Second priority - this priority is accompanied by a list of the kindergartens associated with the address listed in the system. The gene selection is only possible from this list. (The association of the street to the kindergarten was done by the district manager)
  • Click Next

Step 4 - Finish the registration

  • On this screen you will be able to see the preferences you have selected to confirm the selection or go back a step to change.
  • When you click Finish Registration, you will be sent a message to the email address you provided on the child details screen
  • We recommend that you print the registration form by clicking on the printer.
  • Click OK
  • During the official registration period it is possible to re-enter and make a change in the selection of priorities
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