School Calendar
Some NC lawmakers want to revise school calendar
Submitted by WWAY on Thu, 02/20/2014 - 9:11am.

Some North Carolina lawmakers hope this year's winter storms will spark new discussion on the law on when schools can start and must end.

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Toll delays, school calendar changes become NC law
Submitted by WWAY on Wed, 07/11/2012 - 10:50am.

Gov. Bev Perdue has signed a bill into law that postpones more North Carolina ferry tolls for another year and tweaks scheduling rules for school districts so students could stay at their desks longer but attend class fewer days.

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NC schools get choice between minimum days, hours
Submitted by WWAY on Fri, 07/06/2012 - 2:11pm.

North Carolina's public school students could sit in classrooms for longer but for fewer days in a change to the long-running debate about the academic calendar.

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Most school districts won't add 5 extra days
Submitted by WWAY on Tue, 03/27/2012 - 11:28am.

video North Carolina public school officials are overriding a requirement for 185 classroom days after local school districts complained about the extra costs to operate buses and buildings.

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NC school board OKs delay to more classroom days
Submitted by WWAY on Fri, 06/24/2011 - 12:09pm.

North Carolina's statewide school board will allow schools to avoid adding five days to the school year, especially if the time is used to improve teacher training.

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