Bill Summaries: S98 (2019-2020 Session)

  • Summary date: Feb 20 2019 - View summary

    Under current law, GS 115C-84.2(d) sets the parameters within which local boards of education must determine the opening and closing dates of public schools under subdivision (a)(1) of this statute. Amends GS 115C-84.2(d) to provide the local boards of education for the Chapel Hill-Carrboro City Schools and Orange County Schools with additional flexibility in adopting their school calendars. Regardless of the opening date selected for students, all first semester examinations may be given before winter break.

    Applies beginning with the 2019-20 school year.