Feb 2, 2014
UC: Shorter winter break gets cold shoulder
The seven UC campuses on the quarter system plan to delay the start of the fall 2014 term until Oct. 2 to accommodate Rosh Hashana, the Jewish New Year, which will be observed Sept.
Worcester Telegram & Gazette
Northboro, Southboro school boards debate change on religious holidays
Residents of Northboro and Southboro packed a meeting at Algonquin Regional High School last night to voice their opinions on a recommendation that the school districts no longer close school in observance of Rosh Hashana, Yom Kippur and Good Friday.
Mass. schools propose eliminating some holidays
Parents of children at a Massachusetts school district are speaking out against a proposal to eliminate observance of one Christian and two Jewish holidays.
Should Public Schools Close for Religious Holidays? [POLL]
Just yesterday, the Hunterdon Central board adopted their calendar for next year that includes Rosh Hashana, the Jewish High Holyday, as a full day of school.