Forecast: Only 40% of Israeli Students Will Attend Nonreligious Schools by 2019

Growth rates for Israeli Arabs and ultra-Orthodox Jews are slowing, according to official projections. And do the math: That’s where teacher demand is expected to increase most through the end of the decade.

Israeli school enrollment is expected to rise from 1.57 million in 2012 to 1.74 million in 2019, reported the Central Bureau of...