Several minutes after the exam began, students were forced to take cover as the anti-rocket siren went off in the area.
"I've never held an exam under fire. Just five minutes after the test began, the siren went off and we all rushed to the shelter for cover," Principal Yaakov Hillman said.
One of the students who took the exam under fire, Nadia, told Ynet: "It was very scary. It's hard enough to stay concentrated during a stressful exam but let alone when sirens are going off in the background.”
Another student, Ravid, said: "The whole situation was quite amusing. As soon as we received the exam, the siren went off and we all rushed into the shelters. I hope I did well. I tried to prepare as much as I could but even studying was difficult with the constant blasts in the backdrop."