Montclair schools need to fix the calendar (Letter to the editor)
When was the last time our students had a full week of school?
If you can't remember it's probably because it's been a while.
Our school calendar is outdated. But it's not beyond repair. Simply put, we have too many early dismissals and random days off. I'm encouraging our school board to fix our calendar so that there are fewer interruptions for students, teachers and parents — and so that our kids aren't in school until July.
Editor's note: Jaime Bedrin works with Montclair Local as a contributing editor to its Montclair Kids News page, and as the instructor for an upcoming summer camp program.
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