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Some South GA students in school on Presidents Day

SUMTER CO., GA (WALB) -

Sumter County students attended school on the President's Day holiday.

They're making up one of two days they lost because of a little ice and snow. School administrators say they want to make sure kids are prepared for state exams.

"Of course everyone in the state is trying to make sure our kids are prepared for the test," said Associate Superintendent Victoria Harris. "One of our goals is to increase our CCRPI report and we want to make sure we are giving our kids all the instruction that we can and all the support that we can."

Students will have a second make up day in March.

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