SCHOOL CALENDAR FLEXIBILITY/CHATHAM COUNTY.

View NCGA Bill Details2019-2020 Session
Senate Bill 97 (Local) Filed Wednesday, February 20, 2019
AN ACT TO PROVIDE ADDITIONAL FLEXIBILITY TO CHATHAM COUNTY SCHOOLS IN ADOPTING THE SCHOOL CALENDAR.
Intro. by Foushee.

Status: Ref To Com On Rules and Operations of the Senate (Senate action) (Feb 21 2019)
S 97

Bill Summaries:

  • Summary date: Feb 20 2019 - More information

    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 Chatham County Schools with additional flexibility in adopting their school calendars.  Provides that regardless of the opening date, first semester exams may be given before winter break. Applies beginning with the 2019-20 school year.

     


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