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The Orléans-Tours Academy had been first, among Twelve in zone B, to make such a decision on 21 September. Since n, academies of Caen, Nantes and Rouen have also spoken for a postponement, on same dates.
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The National School calendar is adopted by Minister of Education – that of school year 2017-2018 has even been fixed in 2015, but "it may be adapted, under conditions laid down by decree, to take account of local situations", according to Code of Education.