Sandy disrupts report card schedule

Add report cards to the growing list of school-related items that have been disrupted by October’s Superstorm Sandy. When students lost more than a week of school between October 26 and November 6, it wreaked havoc on the school’s calendar, forcing the district to rescind the day off for Veteran’s Day this coming Monday. But the dominoes unleashed after six snow days are continuing to fall over.

With a week of school lost, the district is pushing back the cutoff for marking periods, which in turn affect report card dates. Check out this memo from Stamford Public Schools Director of Research Judith Singer, which explains what will happen in the post-Sandy school year:

Maggie Gordon