Registration for Amutat Sachlavim preschools for the 2018-19 school year will take place between January 9, 2018 and January 25, 2018. There will be open houses at the preschools on Friday, January 12 and January 19 from 9:00-11:00. Amutat Sachlavim has been operating preschools in the city for 17 years. Sachlavim provides services for all residents of the city, five non-religious and one religious preschool, all are regulated and funded by the Ministry of Education. Children in the Amutat Sachlavim preschools receive expanded services including more staff throughout the day (each preschool has a certified teacher and two trained teaching aides), extended school year (until 8/8/2018), longer school day (7:00–17:00), meals throughout the day and limited vacation days.