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Kindergarten will start two days late next fall


Kindergartners will have their first day of school two days later than all other students in the Morris Area School District this fall in order to help students and families prepare for a successful first year of school.

On Tuesday, the Morris Area School Board approved a calendar change that would set aside the first two days of school – September 3 and 4 – for meetings between kindergarten students, teachers, and families.

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Kim Ukura is the editor of the Morris Sun Tribune.