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National School Choice Week

Jan 29, 2014 -- 5:40pm

This is School Choice Week in Missouri and across the country—it is the nation’s largest-ever celebration of educational opportunity, and gives students, parents, and teachers a chance to raise awareness of the different types of educational options available. Events across the state include rallies, school fairs, roundtable discussions, open houses, and parent information sessions.Scott City’s St. Joseph Catholic School celebrated this week withskating for students at Chaffee Skating Rink on Tuesday; Pajama Day, Movie and snacks Wednesday; and Thursday—they will go to the Chaffee Senior Center to eat lunch, the younger students will entertain guest by singing, and the older students will help bus tables and dry dishes.  National School Choice Week is an independent public awareness campaign that shines a spotlight on effective education options for all children—and January is the optimal time to weigh your choices for next school year. For more information, visit  

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