It’s been a rough Winter, and a lot of
us are hoping it’ll end soon. School
delays, cancellations and early
releases have become expected.
In the Lancaster School District, there
have been seven days in which school
has been cancelled, no late starts, and
just one early release. But because the
district has gone over the number of
built-in snow days in the school calendar,
students will be go to school four
additional days in June.
According to District Administrator
Rob Wagner, the school year was
originally going to end on June 4th.
But because of the cancellations,
students in the Lancaster Schools
will have to go to school on June 5th
and 6th, and also on June 9th and 10th,
with the 10th being the last day of school.
That is, if there aren’t more cancellations.
Under Department of Public Instruction
guidelines, school districts have to
schedule 180-days, but must have a
minimum of 175-days of face-to-face
instruction between the teachers and