Your Turn: Should vacations be excused absences from school?
The Rochester public schools consider family vacations to be excused absences from school, which means students are allowed to make up any exams or assignments that they miss.
What's your take? Should vacations be excused absences? Should the school district impose some limit on how many days a student can miss for vacation?
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