School Start &

Dismissal Times

Phase I--Task Force: February 2014-December 2014
Phase II--New Work: January 2015-December 2015
Phase III--Community Involvement: January 2016-February 2016
Phase IV--Board Requested Options: March 2016-Present

The Impact of Sleep on Student Behavior, Student Readiness, and Family Time

The AACPS School Start Time Task Force realizes that any change in high school start times will impact areas outside of the school day, such as family time. The resources below provide information and research findings, which was used by the task force to inform our decision on later high school start times.