Farmland Elementary School has become a big draw for Israeli immigrants seeking a community in the United States.
Oct. 26, 2013 Maayan, 6, jumps into her father's arms in Rockville. On the left are Amit, 10, Gali, 38, and Roni, 1. Several months ago, the Heffer family moved from Israel to an apartment complex in Rockville known as “the kibbutz” for its large Israeli population. The three school-age children attend Rockville’s Farmland Elementary School. Sarah L. Voisin/The Washington Post Buy Photo