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“The Three Weeks” of Mourning on Jewish Calendar begins with Fast-Day this Thursday

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On the Jewish calendar, there is a solemn period during the summer called “The Three Weeks.” It begins with a comparatively minor fast-day from dawn to dusk this year on 9 July 2020, and ends with a major fast-day of over 24 hours starting right before dusk, this year 29 July, until after sunset 30 July.

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Supt. Simpson: "Committed to a traditional graduation ceremony even if that means a delay into the summer."

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Sometimes, you just don’t know where to start!  We had such a busy time over the last few weeks that it all seems like a blur.  I’ve heard from many of you about your various concerns with regard to the conclusion of the 2019-20 school year.