Plainview educators have decided to put its three unused snow days together beginning on Thursday to create a very long Memorial Day weekend.
Not all districts on Long Island, where snow days were non-existent last winter, did it this way.
Plainview students will be off beginning Thursday (and they won't have to turn their pajamas inside out on Wednesday night!) Students won't return to classes again until Wednesday May 30. School ends just over three weeks later, on Friday June 22.
If I were a kid, I'd love the idea, especially at this time of year. Patch wonders what local parents think:
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