Principals of two failing schools presented their proposals for improvement at the MCCSC Board Meeting Tuesday before opening the meeting for public comment.
Some schools in Indiana have been closed or delayed all week because of unusually low temperatures and heavy snowfall.
The Monroe County Community School Corporation is hosting a public discussion 7 p.m. Monday to discuss the district's safety policies.
Templeton and Fairview Elementary both failed state performance standards, according to data the Indiana Department of Education released Wednesday.
Students at Monroe County Community Schools Corporation returned to school on Monday.
MCCSC school board approves resolution for tax increase.
A committee recommended at last night’s board meeting that the district keep the current schedule and maintain the current length of the school day.
Previously, MCCSC only had enough funding for half-day kindergarten, so parents wanting to enroll their children for the full day had to pay the difference.
Some of the new I-STEP testing requirements could affect how a school is evaluated on the state level.
Monroe County schools say they are considering a "balanced" calendar, which would make school year-round with more frequent breaks.