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School out early

So this year the school district in my area is out for school a whole month early. They get out in May than in June. Is there any one else that has any thing different this year with school? I want to be able to put the two older boys in the boys and girls club this year hopefully it works out. What kind of things do you plan for the summer while school is out?

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butterflies78

Asked by butterflies78 at 12:07 PM on Apr. 25, 2011 in General Parenting

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  • My school district has summer school programs. Academics,art,sports,and music

    butterflyblue19

    Answer by butterflyblue19 at 12:12 PM on Apr. 25, 2011

  • With the make up of snow days we will be in session until almost mid-june.
    meooma

    Answer by meooma at 12:16 PM on Apr. 25, 2011

  • Butterflyblue19 so do you get those programs for free and is it all summer long? Thats nice to have.
    butterflies78

    Comment by butterflies78 (original poster) at 12:49 PM on Apr. 25, 2011

  • 2 finish up school june 2 and the 3rd finishes up the year june 10....they are all going to be doing swim team, the girls are doing cheer (so going off to cheer camp) , we are hosting an exchange student this summer for 3 weeks so dd 13 is going to exchange camp for 3 weeks.....and we are off for a couple of family camping trips then back to school the second week in august for all of them.....so should be a full summer
    cara124

    Answer by cara124 at 1:48 PM on Apr. 25, 2011

  • plans are the beach, zoo, theme park, beach again...lol, Ripley's Aquarium, camping, fishing, swimming, and so much more :)
    JoLee12345

    Answer by JoLee12345 at 2:13 PM on Apr. 25, 2011

  • They had to tack on a bunch of snow days for us. Last day was June 16 (1/2 day). Now they go until June 21 (1/2 day). They also lost their day off this Friday (they now have a 1/2 day) and they lost their day off last month. Spring break was the first week of April and they don't get another day off until Memorial Day. Then they have 3 more weeks of school after that (8 weeks total).
    I have no plans for the summer...just lots of time for the kids to be outside doing whatever it is that kids do. Hoping to get them bikes so they can ride around (had to leave their old ones behind when we moved). When the weather is nice we rarely see them--they are always outside playing with their friends. No camps or clubs or anything. We are hoping to go camping a couple times (with a tent) and probably to the zoo and the coast, some hikes...depends on dh's work schedule.
    justanotherjen

    Answer by justanotherjen at 8:19 PM on Apr. 25, 2011

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