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Beaufort Co. BOE to hold public school calendar meeting

BEAUFORT CO., SC (WTOC) -

The Beaufort County Board of Education plans to approve the district's 2013-14 school calendar at Tuesday's meeting. 

Board members had urged parents and educators to offer their feedback on two proposed calendars, one that would end the next school year on May 29, 2014, and one that would end on June 5, 2014.  Public opinion from informal surveys turned out to be mixed. District officials say 54-percent of the people who took part favored the May 29th ending date, and 46-percent favored the June 5th date. 

The board votes Nov. 20 at 6 p.m. at the Hilton Head Island Public Library. The meeting is open to the public.

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