Students in an Edwardsville School District will be in classrooms on two holidays in March.
Parents in District 7 voted to make up snow days on Casimir Pulaksi day, on March 3rd, and a Teacher Institute Day on March 21st.
The district considered canceling holidays or spring break, but parents voted for the two days in March.
Supporters of an increase to the minimum wage are rallying in Jefferson City today.
They plan to testify for the Small Business, Insurance, and Industry committee to support a bill that raises Missouri's minimum wage to $10 an hour.
Research from the Economic Policy Institute says that a family of four needs to earn nearly $65,000 a year to support a modest living. A full-time minimum wage worker makes less than $16,000 a year now.