Students in the Lehighton Area School District can expect to start next school year before the Labor Day holiday.
The school board on Monday unanimously approved the 2014-15 school calendar, which calls for students to start classes on Monday, Aug. 25.
Additionally, Superintendent Jonathan Cleaver noted that five make up days have tentatively been built into next year's school calendar.
Those dates are Jan. 2, Feb. 13, April 1, April 2, and April 7.
The last student day for the 2014-15 school year is scheduled for Thursday, June 4.