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School Year Starting

It seems like each year the summer goes by faster and faster. I remember when the school district we live in was done with school for the summer in June. Now it is time for a new year to begin. For some local schools it started as soon as this past week. To me, that just seems too early. I always remember starting the week before Labor Day and ending around the beginning of June. Personally, I wish schools would build their schedules around starting the day after Labor Day and ending by Memorial Day. I bet the students would especially enjoy that! This year is an especially important one for my nephew-his senior year. He will turn 18 in October. Although a lot of the kids are happy about graduating from high school, my nephew is somewhat sentimental. I know it's hard especially without his father and grandfather around (my brother and father). He has really excelled academically and athletically (football and wrestling). I could only hope and pray that he has a successful final year.

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cheri wrote on August 23, 2015, 3:42 AM

Our school started already in June and the kids were done with their first final exams for the first quarter

CoralLevang wrote on August 23, 2015, 10:21 AM

Best wishes to this young man. He's got his life ahead of him.

evad99 wrote on August 24, 2015, 7:36 PM

Thank you! He sure does.

evad99 wrote on August 24, 2015, 8:27 PM

When does the school year end?