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Old 08-26-2007, 04:12 PM
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In our high schoolthe minor classes like art, phys ed, etc are blocked in half semesters; the major classes including language are whole year with periods of 43 minutes each.

The students are not required to take a lunch and many don't but after trying it for one year we went back to insisting on at least 6 free periods a week including the 5 for lunch. This year dd2 has 8 free periods as she picked up two bands and a choir but no art this time.
Ellen in PA

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