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December 14, 2013

NPS announces plan to make up December snow days

NORMAN — Norman Public Schools has announced its plan to make up the three snow days incurred Dec. 6, Dec. 9 and Dec. 10.

The make-up days are as follows: Jan. 20, Martin Luther King Jr. Day, and Feb. 17, President’s Day.

The district has four snow days built into its 2013-14 calendar, and the first two are Jan. 20 and Feb. 17.

The district also has additional minutes built into each school day. These minutes must accrue during the school year in accordance with state law. To date, Norman Public Schools have accrued enough minutes that the district is comfortable using some minutes to make up for the third snow day.

NPS’ winter break is Dec. 23 through Jan. 1. District offices are open during winter break, with the exception of Dec. 24-25 and Jan. 1.

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