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WILLMAR — The school day will be getting longer for students at Willmar’s middle and high schools next year.

The Willmar School Board approved longer school days for both schools Monday evening.

The schools’ principals proposed the changes to provide more instructional time for students.

The new schedules will be accompanied by several other changes in scheduling and academics.

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Linda Vanderwerf

I cover education issues for the West Central Tribune and have worked for the paper since 1995. I have worked in journalism since 1981.

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