Spring break remains at one week

School District 62 voted to keep the one-week break for the 2012-13 school year.

  • Apr. 25, 2012 12:00 p.m.

During last night’s monthly Board meeting, the SD62 Board of Education approved the standard school calendar for next year, keeping a one-week long spring break in SD62. The one-week spring break will remain in place for the 2012/2013 school year.

“We have heard from parents in our district that a two week spring break could make it more difficult to find or afford childcare,” says Wendy Hobbs, SD62 Board Chair. “As a Board, we have an obligation to do what is right for the community and the school district, and there didn’t seem to be any compelling reason to change the standard calendar.”

Board meeting agendas and minutes can be found at  HYPERLINK “http://www.sd62.bc.ca” www.sd62.bc.ca

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