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La Crosse School District Approves Year Round School

Educators at a La Crosse elementary school will now go forward with a year round academic calendar. Hamilton Early Learning Center will now see a shortened summer break to six weeks while the rest of the year would alternate between nine weeks of school and three weeks of down time. Hamilton Principal Steve Michaels says a longer summer break causes students to regress too much. Superintendent, Randy Nelson agrees.

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The 3 year test program will begin next year and was approved Monday night, unanimously.

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