Longer summer vacation for Idaho students - ABC FOX Montana Local News, Weather, Sports KTMF | KWYB

Longer summer vacation for Idaho students

Posted: Updated:
Longer summer for Idaho students Longer summer for Idaho students
MOSCOW, Idaho - Students in a northern Idaho school district will get two more weeks of summer vacation after construction delays led the school board to postpone the start of the school year.

The Moscow-Pullman Daily News reports that at least one bathroom in each school in the Moscow School District is still under construction. The work on the bathrooms is part of a larger district-wide renovation project that includes new science classrooms, new roofing and new windows, Superintendent Greg Bailey said Tuesday.

The school year was supposed to begin Aug. 26, but has been pushed back until Sept. 8. Students will make up the lost days during shortened vacation breaks and by attending classes a few days longer next summer.
  • Top Stories from KHQHomeMore>>

  • Post Falls police use empty cruiser to scare speeders

    Post Falls police use empty cruiser to scare speeders

    Monday, December 11 2017 9:47 PM EST2017-12-12 02:47:12 GMT

    POST FALLS, Idaho - Near the corner of 16th Avenue and Syringa Street sits a Post Falls police car. But when you take a closer look, your eyes don’t deceive you, it’s empty. “We actually had a dummy at that time that was assigned to us from the fire department that had a radar gun in his hand,” Pat Knight, the Assistant Chief for Post Falls police said.

    POST FALLS, Idaho - Near the corner of 16th Avenue and Syringa Street sits a Post Falls police car. But when you take a closer look, your eyes don’t deceive you, it’s empty. “We actually had a dummy at that time that was assigned to us from the fire department that had a radar gun in his hand,” Pat Knight, the Assistant Chief for Post Falls police said.

  • Snowmobilers rescued from Moon Pass in Shoshone County

    Snowmobilers rescued from Moon Pass in Shoshone County

    Monday, December 11 2017 9:43 PM EST2017-12-12 02:43:43 GMT

    SHOSHONE COUNTY, Wash. - Beautiful country and scenic views, that’s Moon Pass. For Gavin Merritt and Cassin Pittman, it was just another weekend of snowmobiling in the backwoods. But they stumbled across what appeared to be a fire on the side of the road. “We came around the corner right there and we were all like whoa and they all get out of their car,” Cassin said.

    SHOSHONE COUNTY, Wash. - Beautiful country and scenic views, that’s Moon Pass. For Gavin Merritt and Cassin Pittman, it was just another weekend of snowmobiling in the backwoods. But they stumbled across what appeared to be a fire on the side of the road. “We came around the corner right there and we were all like whoa and they all get out of their car,” Cassin said.

  • Police: Teen with explosive device arrested at school

    Police: Teen with explosive device arrested at school

    Monday, December 11 2017 9:01 PM EST2017-12-12 02:01:07 GMT

    SILVERDALE, Wash. - Authorities say a student with an explosive device in his backpack was arrested at Central Kitsap High School.    The Kitsap Sun reports a 15-year-old boy was arrested Friday on suspicion of threats to bomb and bringing an explosive device to school. The Kitsap County Sheriff's Office says deputies responded Friday after administrators received information that a student had an explosive device.

    SILVERDALE, Wash. - Authorities say a student with an explosive device in his backpack was arrested at Central Kitsap High School.    The Kitsap Sun reports a 15-year-old boy was arrested Friday on suspicion of threats to bomb and bringing an explosive device to school. The Kitsap County Sheriff's Office says deputies responded Friday after administrators received information that a student had an explosive device.

Powered by Frankly

Features

  • More Features
  • Powered by WorldNow
    All content © Copyright 2000 - 2017 Cowles Montana Media. All Rights Reserved. For more information on this site, please read our Privacy Policy, and Terms of Service, and Ad Choices.