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Low Moor, VA  24457

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DATE:  June 18, 2018

 

ACTION ITEM

 

SUBJECT

Revision of 2018-2019 Academic Calendar

RATIONALE

Attached is a draft of the proposed revision to the 2018-2019 academic calendar for review.  This revision changes Convocation from August 1 to August 2.  The goal is to allow teachers to report to home schools on the first day back for the new year.  It also clarifies the high school End of Course Writing SOL test (as opposed to specifying 11th grade Writing test).

 

ESTIMATED COSTS

0.00

BUDGET CATEGORY

Instruction

LEGAL REFERENCE

8VAC20-131-150. Standard school year and school day and §§22.1-19 and 22.1-253.13:3 of the Code of Virginia.

STAFF CONTACTS

Mary Jane Mutispaugh

SUPERINTENDENT’S

RECOMMENDATION 

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Documents related to the Board’s discussion of the DRAFT 2018-2019 Calendar Revision