Rockdale approves make-up days for students

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Students in Rockdale County Public Schools will make up classroom time lost due to the tropical storm Sept. 11-14 beginning in November. The Rockdale County Board of Education on Oct. 19 adopted the following revisions to the 2017-18 school year calendar:

  • The Independent Learning Early Release day Nov. 6, 2017 will now be a full instructional day.
  • The Independent Learning Early Release Day, Feb. 6, 2018 will now be a full instructional day.
  • Feb. 21-23, 2018 will be full instructional days. These Winter Intercession days were previously noted as potential inclement weather make-up days on the school calendar.
  • Waive one day for students, reducing the number of instructional days from 180 days to 179 days.


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