Some Kids Get Three Day Weekends to Save Schools Money
by Deirdre Blake
posted May 8 2014 7:25AM
Some local parents had to juggle to handle longer days in class, to make up for all the winter snow, but some in North Dakota will have to figure out how to handle longer weekends.
Two school districts will shift to four-day weeks this fall. Officials say it will save money on everything from lunches to transportation, after federal funding cuts. And it should help increase student and staff morale.