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Sachem Schools Closed Thursday, Friday

Sachem schools will remain closed until Nov. 5.

Sachem schools will be closed on Thursday and Friday as cleanup from Hurricane Sandy continues, according to the Sachem Schools Facebook page.

Sachem East is currently serving as Red Cross shelter as thousands in the area remain without power. 

Feel bad October 31, 2012 at 06:24 PM
do u know if were going to have to make up these day at the end of the year or will they cut in to our vacation days?
Barbara Desposito October 31, 2012 at 06:59 PM
I'd use Saturday's to make up the five days so as not to cut into vacation time our prolong the school year
Rhiannon Chloe October 31, 2012 at 07:35 PM
But that wouldn't be fair
TeacherMatt October 31, 2012 at 08:19 PM
There's a rumor that if days are lost due to a state of emergency, then we don't necessarily have to make them up. Thinking from a common sense perspective, if the entire state is having the same issues, I would think there would be some forgiveness. It's definitely a valid question, though, but I'm thinking that our vacations will remain at least mostly intact, if not fully.
MomfromSachem November 01, 2012 at 08:46 AM
I was told by a Sachem teacher yesterday that this absolutely will not affect school vacations.
Patricia November 01, 2012 at 04:54 PM
With phones not working how are they getting news out to parents? The website is down
Autumn Zwicker November 03, 2012 at 08:31 PM
Does anyone know if schools are closed Monday and/or Tuesday?
Autumn Zwicker November 03, 2012 at 08:31 PM
If your subscribed to the sachem Facebook page, they've been posting statuses about the closings.
a. bauer November 03, 2012 at 11:08 PM
article says going back monday. i'm guessing we will know more tomorrow.
a. bauer November 03, 2012 at 11:09 PM
as teachermatt said, it's a state of emergency and the days should not have to be made up. i'm sure we will know more tomorrow.
Zachary Schilling November 03, 2012 at 11:23 PM
Well what do u think the chances of us going back on Monday are?

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