Balanced calendar means back to school

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CHAMPAIGN, Ill. (WCIA) — Some kids are getting ready for their first day of school Wednesday.

It’s when Barkstall and Kenwood elementary schools get back in session.

It’s the first full day for 1st – 5th graders. Kindergartners start Thursday.

Both schools follow a balanced calendar. All other schools in the district start August 16.

No schools in Urbana follow a balanced calendar.

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