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APS approves inclement weather make-up plan

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Atlanta Public Schools have approved a plan that will allow students to make up for instructional time missed due to inclement weather, this winter.

According to the plan:

  • the districts professional learning day scheduled for March 17 will be a regular instructional day.
  • district's original testing window for administering the CRCT to students in grades 3-8 will shift forward one week, with the testing beginning 4/23 and ending 5/1.

The remainder of the APS calendar, including spring break, the graduation schedule, and the last day of school will not change.

"We want to be a district that continues to provide our students with ample opportunities for academic success," said APS Superintendent Erroll B. Davis, Jr.

Atlanta Public Schools will culminate their school year on May 23.

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