School is likely to start after Rosh Hashanah, and have three days off in February next school year.
The South Orange - Maplewood Board of Education will on Monday consider a draft of the 2013- 14 calendar. The calendar sees school start on Monday, Sept. 9, 2013. This is later than usual due to the two-day Rosh Hashanah holiday on Thursday and Friday, Sept. 5 and 6.
School will end on June 25, 2014. Three "emergency closing" days are built into the calendar.