Minneapolis students head back to class

By: AP Email
By: AP Email

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) -- Students in Minneapolis Public Schools are back in the classroom.

Monday begins another school year for 34,000 students and nearly 5,800 staff members at the district's 71 schools. Kindergarten and pre-K students don't start until Wednesday.

Many other districts are waiting until the day after Labor Day to begin the school year, including St. Paul, which has more than 39,000 students.


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