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Seven-Hour Instructional Day Frequently Asked Questions

Following the December 15, 2022 Hawthorn Board of Education meeting, parents were invited to submit questions they had regarding the move to a seven-hour instructional day beginning in the 2023-2024 school year. We received nearly 30 submissions, which largely fell into one of the broader questions below. Additionally, resources related to the change to a seven-hour instructional day are linked below.

7-Hour Instructional Day Memorandum
7-Hour Instructional Day Presentation
Proposed New Bell Schedule

Frequently Asked Questions