Year-Round School

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Children should have year round school because it keeps school buildings in use, it helps the children remember what they learned, it also gives the children a long enough break to relax. It could keep the learning process ongoing. For example it is less of a chance that the students would forget what they learned throughout the school year, and also the schools would not get overpopulated. The more time in school helps the children concentrate on what they learned. It is a more systematic use of school space, because otherwise buildings are not in use during summer break. According to the National Association for Year-Round Education, more than 2.3 million U.S. public school students attended year-round schools in the 2002-2003 school year. It seems year round school is better for both students and other citizens. In the summer school buildings are not in use and many people think that it’s a waste of money. Scholastic states that, “Kids in year-round schools attend classes for anywhere from six to nine weeks in a row, broken up by two-to-four-week vacations”(The Pr...

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