Founded in 1984 the relatively small community school serves the residents of Midreshet Ben-Gurion and other area residents. The school is influenced by the other educational and academic institutions situated in the Midrasha. The activities of the school include, among other thing, outdoor and other ecological topics. The school has a joint program of surveying the area with the field school.
The teachers are involved in the development of teaching programs concerned with environmental education. Grade 7-8 classes have two study programs which include workshops in the classroom and in the field:
The school endeavors to create an aesthetic cultural atmosphere, encouraging creativity. The pupils' progress depends on his/her personal pace and quality. Team work is encouraged and pupils cooperate by taking on joint assignments.
- "Turning the Desert into Paradise", which follows David Ben-Gurion's idea regarding the importance of the Negev to country and its people.
- "Within thy gates, O Jerusalem", which pointts out the importance of Jerusalem from different aspects.