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COLUMBIA CITY â€” The 2012-2013 school calendar was proposed this week at a very brief work session for the Whitley County Consolidated School Board of Trustees.
Pending approval of the schedule at the boardâ€™s next meeting, the first day of school will be Aug. 21, 2012 and the school year will end on June 5, 2012 â€“ barring the need for any makeup days due to weather.
In other WCCS business:
â€¢The board discussed how the new paperless board packets are working. Starting this year, work packets typically distributed through copies and via mail have been uploaded to the boardâ€™s website, allowing members to view them online from wherever they are.
â€¢Superintendent Dr. Patricia Oâ€™Connor said a proposal is being worked on to create a position for an Outreach Communications Coordinator.
â€¢As reported in Thursdayâ€™s Post & Mail, Indian Springs Middle School Vice Principal Michelle Urban presented an update to the districtâ€™s New Teacher Program.
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