Lindley Estes writes about Spotsylvania County schools, King George County Schools and other issues of interest to the community.
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Spotsylvania considering shifting to post-Labor Day opening
The Spotsylvania school division is evaluating its instructional calendar for the next two school years. As part of that, a committee surveyed the community on its preferences for the school year.
More than half of the communities in the division’s schools said they prefer to start classes the day after Labor Day like the majority of public school divisions in the Fredericksburg region.
I’ll have a full story on the instructional calendar soon. In the meantime, you can weigh in with your opinion.