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Snow Days

DAILY TALKER

Daily Talker: Snow Days Moving Online?

With another storm headed toward New England later this week, students will be waiting to find out if they will get yet another snow day. During recent snowstorms in Illinois, several schools sent students electronic assignments for them to complete on school-issued iPads. In Ohio, a new state law allows districts to make up as many as three snow days per year by requiring students to complete assignments that are posted online.

02/11/2014

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Hopkinton Considers School On Good Friday To Make Up Snow Day

School may be held on Good Friday for some districts hampered by a lack of snow days.

03/21/2013

A Gronkowski Snowman

New App Predicts Whether Students Will Have Snow Day

Sledding, snow ball fights and no school. Some kids (and teachers) would say it’s the best part of the winter.

12/11/2012

Lloyd G Blanchard School in Westford.

Out Of Snow Days, Westford Braces For Storm

The school district used up all their snow days when it was hit by Hurricane Irene, and then the freak October snowstorm.

02/29/2012

Westford Public Schools (file image)

School District With No Snow Days Left May Get April Vacation

First it was Hurricane Irene, then a freak October snowstorm. Westford had used all their snow days by Halloween.

02/21/2012

The fire department has ordered no one enter the Nashoba Regional High School.

Schools Quickly Using Up Snow Days, And Winter Has Not Yet Begun

The Nashoba Valley Regional school district has used up three of its five snow days as it struggles with continuing power outages.

11/02/2011

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30% Absent From Hamilton-Wenham School Make Up Week

High school hallways are half-empty between classes. Some classrooms are nearly empty as about 60 teachers and 600 of the Hamilton-Wenham School District’s 1,976 students are absent.

02/23/2011

Parents, Students Upset They’ll Be In Classroom During Vacation Week

Although most students in Massachusetts are on vacation this week, students in the Hamilton-Wenham district will be in the classroom.

02/20/2011

Miles River Middle School

Hamilton-Wenham Snow Days Wipe Out Winter Vacation

There will be no winter vacation in the Hamilton-Wenham School District later this month.

02/11/2011

Crews work to remove snow off the roof of a school in Hamilton. (credit: CBS)

Hamilton-Wenham Parents Frustrated After Week’s Worth Of Snow Days

Some parents in the Hamilton-Wenham Regional School District are ready to climb up on the roofs of their schools to clear snow and get them open after they’ve been closed five straight school days.

02/08/2011

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