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Parents, students protest six-period day proposal

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Parents and students filled the District 833 boardroom Sept. 18, all opposing a proposal to go to six-period days over trimesters instead of four-period days over two semesters at Park, Woodbury and East Ridge high schools next year.


The majority of objections came from high-achieving students in their junior year, and parents, who are concerned students will not get in the classes they planned to take by the time they graduate.

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Judy Spooner
Judy Spooner is the longest-serving staff writer at the South Washington County Bulletin. Spooner, who covers education and features in addition to writing a weekly column, has been with the newspaper for over 30 years.
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