Year-round classes could be piloted for North Portland, Ore. school

Tuesday, March 18, 2014

Rosa Parks Elementary in North Portland could move to a year-round calendar, according to administrators.

District officials and the school board on Monday night will discuss the possibility of starting year-round classes at the school in mid-July.

The pilot calendar would require students to attend some classes in June, July and August to help combat what educators call the "summer slide" in learning.

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