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January 2, 2023

Dear Editor:

To the Scobey School Community: A very important community topic will be discussed and possibly decided on Thursday evening, January 5, 2023. Will our school adopt a four day school week? Many people have opinions, many do not.

As a 42 year veteran of education as a German/French teacher, school counselor K-12 and a school psychologist K-12, I would like to share my opinion. 31 years of my teaching career was in Scobey schools after graduating from SHS in '73. I finished my last 11 years in my teaching career with the Department of Defense Schools working overseas in Japan and Germany on American military bases.

Careful consideration should be given in making this decision. How can cutting 36 days from our sch...