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CPS working with local after school dates with concerns over later start date

CPS working with local after school dates with concerns over later start date

Posted 9:21 AM 8/13/2020 by Caroline Reevie, KOMU 8 Reporter

COLUMBIA - On Monday, Columbia public schools pushed back the start date of the 2020- 2021 school year till after Labor Day. 

The district is beginning classes for both in-person and virtual students on September 8th.

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Yesterday

Tutoring programs adjust after UM system temporarily stops standardizing testing

Tutoring programs adjust after UM system temporarily stops standardizing testing

Posted 6:23 PM 8/12/2020 by Jasmine Lotts, KOMU 8 Reporter

COLUMBIA - Although standardized testing will not be a requirement for admission to the UM System this year, some local tutoring programs are still staying busy. 

Focus on Learning is a both a virtual, and in-person tutoring program that assists hundreds of students in (More)

8/11/2020

Monday night crash damaged three parked cars, one injured

Monday night crash damaged three parked cars, one injured

Posted 7:31 PM 8/11/2020 by Greta Serrin, KOMU 8 Digital Producer

JEFFERSON CITY - A Monday crash in Jefferson City damaged three parked vehicles and injured the driver.

Curtis Murrell was injured and transported to a Columbia hospital by EMS, according to a report released on Tuesday.

Murrell's vehicle veered to the right-side of East Capitol (More)

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