WISD considering four-day week

Deputy Superintendent Denise Ware gives a presentation on the benefits of a four-day school week to the Wharton ISD Board of Trustees at Thursday’s monthly board meeting. The district is exploring going to the four-day week.

The Wharton ISD Board of Trustees on Thursday opened a discussion about moving the school district to a four-day school week.

Deputy Superintendent Denise Ware gave a presentation on the benefits of a four-day school week based on her research and campus visits she and other WISD officials have done with districts already doing it. Additionally, the district emailed parents with a survey, due Wednesday, Jan. 25, regarding the four-day school week.

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