This news article refers to a teachers union president complaining about having to hold public school classes on Good Friday, referring to a "contract violation" and bout a school committe member stating that "Good Friday is sacred and the schools would be sending the wrong message about religion".
Public schools ALWAYS send the wrong message about religion!
Sorry, but you can't have it both ways! The school officials can not stand behind religious persecution of Christianity in the public schools system and then complain about missing a day off when its convenient for a religious holiday.
Buck up, Mister!
read the article here