Shas Languishes in the Polls, Yet Its Low-achievement School System Is Growing Fast

Until Haim Biton took over two years ago, the Maayan Chinuch Torani school system’s enrollment had been stable at about 36,000. But last year, it had more than 45,000 students

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Over the past two years, even as Shas has been languishing in the polls, the Sephardi ultra-Orthodox party’s school system has grown at a dizzying pace. It not only has more students and more schools, but also...