Magen Shaul is a prominent pre-military preparatory academy (Mechinah) that nurtures
and supports students on their journey to adulthood
through meaningful military service and entry to Israeli adult society.
Since 1996, our students have fortified their
inner faith and Jewish identity,
while developing leadership skills.
2,300 graduates have served in substantial
roles in the IDF; many in elite units and as commanders.
Graduates continue serving the State of Israel
as productive citizens.
Our students are young passionate high school from all walks of life, both from Israel and abroad.
Enhancement of students' physical, spiritual and mental strength.
Our comprehensive program includes:
Spearheading the academy and shaping its students is
Rabbi Itamar Cohen, renowned educator and author of more than a dozen books on Emunah (Faith) – among them Or Haganuz (The Hidden Light) and Kaddish Acharon (The Last Kaddish).
Monthly Maintenance Scholarships for youth from disadvantaged backgrounds learning in the Mechina, including students from war-affected areas:
Following 10-7-23, we need professional security guards to protect our campus 24/7, and fully-equipped accommodation for this team of guards.