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how long do your kids have off for x mas break??

my daughter doesn't seem to have nearly as much as everybody else ,, she has to go to school til the 23rd? she goes back on jan 5th??? anyone else??

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Asked by boyer94 at 11:35 PM on Dec. 19, 2008 in School-Age Kids (5-8)

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  • I live in Tampa, FL and teach 2nd grade. We started our break today. But my mom works as a TA in New York and she starts break on the 23rd. We both start back the monday after new years. My students don't come back until the following day( we have a teacher planning day on the 5th.).

    Answer by afdavis27 at 11:45 PM on Dec. 19, 2008

  • i just think going to school up until the day before christmas eve is crazy,, kinda screws things up if ya wanna go out of town for christmas, that tuesday is just a party for the kids but still i think today should of been thier last day,, why go for two days??

    Answer by boyer94 at 11:49 PM on Dec. 19, 2008

  • My ds is in 2nd grade, and I'm in college - both of our winter breaks started today. We go back January 12th, so 3 weeks. Way too long for him, way too short for me.

    Answer by Ginger0104 at 12:13 AM on Dec. 20, 2008

  • Our break is from Dec 20th until January 4th, so returning on the 5th, BUT they just had this whole last week off due to ice and snow and freezing temps.

    Answer by tiffanyp1980 at 1:19 AM on Dec. 20, 2008

  • Dec. 23 - 5th But had a couple days off this week also due to severe winter conditions.

    Answer by RegansGrace at 3:04 AM on Dec. 20, 2008

  • Virginia Beach. 19th-5th

    Answer by tessntylersmom at 9:08 AM on Dec. 20, 2008

  • My kids last day is the 23rd and they go back on the 5th.

    Answer by sammiesmom2000 at 9:51 AM on Dec. 20, 2008

  • We live in Louisiana. My kids' last day was yesterday and they go back Jan. 5th.

    Answer by Stacie150 at 11:00 AM on Dec. 20, 2008

  • My kids last day was supposed to be the 20th but we had a snow day. They go back on the 5th.
    When we lived in PA the school my dd went to only got 1 week off.

    Answer by justanotherjen at 2:45 PM on Dec. 20, 2008

  • Mine have two full weeks, plus one day; last Thursday was their last day.

    Answer by yarnjunkie at 5:07 PM on Dec. 20, 2008

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