RadioBDC Logo
Riptide | Vance Joy Listen Live
THIS STORY HAS BEEN FORMATTED FOR EASY PRINTING

Snow days spent, with winter weeks away

In Belchertown, there was no school this week because of the snowstorm and power outages. In Belchertown, there was no school this week because of the snowstorm and power outages. (Matthew Cavanaugh for The Boston Globe)
By Martine Powers
Globe Staff / November 5, 2011

E-mail this article

Invalid E-mail address
Invalid E-mail address

Sending your article

Your article has been sent.

Text size +

As the state recovers from the snowstorm that pummeled the region last week, some school districts are still struggling to reopen, either because schools need to have power restored or because too many local homes are without electricity. But school administrators must also look at the long-term effects of the canceled week of school, playing a numbers game with the academic calendar to anticipate how many school days might need to be added through the rest of the year.

For more from BostonGlobe.com, sign up or log in below

To continue, please sign up or log in to BostonGlobe.com

Access the full articles and quality reporting of The Boston Globe at BostonGlobe.com

Sign up

Unlimited Access to BostonGlobe.com for 4 weeks for only 99¢.

Are you a Boston Globe home delivery subscriber?

Get FREE access as part of your print subscription.

BostonGlobe.com subscriber

Click to continue reading this article or to log in to BostonGlobe.com.