Philadelphia schools to start after Labor Day next year

EMBED </>More Videos

Philadelphia schools to start after Labor Day. Matt O'Donnell reports during Action News Mornings on December 14, 2018.

Summer break will once again end after Labor Day for students in Philadelphia public schools.

On Thursday night, the school board approved the 2019-2020 school calendar.

The school year will start on September 3.

This year, students returned to class on August 27 while temperatures were still scorching.

A heat wave resulted in several early dismissals.

------
Send a News Tip to Action News
Learn More About 6abc Apps
Related Topics:
educationphilly newsschoolschool boardphiladelphia school district
(Copyright ©2019 WPVI-TV. All Rights Reserved.)