04/01/2016 09:57 GMT | Updated 04/01/2016 09:59 GMT

Mum Receives Interestingly Worded 'School Letter' That Grants Her Daughter An Extra Week Off School

If you dreaded going back to work this morning, you'll be kicking yourself that you didn't employ this girl's genius plan to prolong the holidays.

The girl's mum shared a photo of the 'official letter' she received from her daughter's school on Sunday 3 January with the heading: "My daughter got the mail today (it's Sunday), apparently they have another week off school."

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The letter read: "The school compnay is taking a brake so the kids will get one more week of school off and we will need your child to sign their name here." [sic]

Now why didn't we think of that?

People on Reddit were quick to comment on the details of the letter that prove it is legit.


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