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Minnesota education officials roll back 4-day school week

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After an experiment with four-day school weeks, Clearbrook-Gonvick School District in Minnesota will return to five-day weeks in the fall.


Warroad (Minn.) School District could be next.

The state Department of Education earlier this month rejected Clearbrook-Gonvick School District’s application to continue its four-day schedule for another three-year period.

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Kevin Bonham
Kevin Bonham covers regional news, mostly from northeast North Dakota, for the Grand Forks Herald. A North Dakota native who grew up in Mandan and Dickinson, he has been a reporter or an editor with the Herald and Forum Communications for more than 30 years. Find his articles at: He welcomes story ideas via email,, or by phone, (701) 780-1110.  
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