By Zachary Laux
Pine Bluffs Post staff 

5 or 4.5?: School board explores 4.5-day school week and longer school days

 

From Laramie County School District 2 website

The calendar above shows the proposed 4.5-day school week for the 2014/15 school year. The Laramie County School District 2 Board of Trustees is exploring the option of moving to a 4.5-day school week next school year to help increase instruction.

Teachers, students and parents will have an opportunity to be heard and talk about a four-and-a-half-day school week Feb. 5 at Burns High School.

Superintendent Jack Cozort and the Laramie County School District 2 Board of Trustees reviewed a 2014/15 school calendar Jan. 13, which shows what a 4.5 school week might look like for the district.

The proposed change would allow students in all LCSD2 schools to leave 1 p.m. on several Fridays in the school year.

"I think it is a great opportunity to put the most qualified teachers in front of students, providing instruction for the most time we...



For access to this article please sign in or subscribe.



 

Reader Comments
(0)

 
 

Powered by ROAR Online Publication Software from Lions Light Corporation
© Copyright 2018

Rendered 09/21/2018 15:19