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

Home Start & Dismissal Time Resources Task Force Members Start & Dismissal Community Surveys

Superintendent's Proposed Models for 2017 Start Times
Model Proposed in April 2016 (Following New BOE Request)
Model Proposed in December 2015
Task Force Conclusions
School Start & Dismissal Times Task Force Study: Execuitve Summary
Task Force Start Time Options with Cost Estimates

After-School Activities & Sports
Before & After-School Care
Definition of Terms

Frequently Asked Questions

Upcoming Events

Stakeholder Feedback

The Board of Education, Anne Arundel County Public Schools, and the School Start Times Task Force recognize that stakeholders may have questions related to this report regarding school start times. Please check the list of Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ) for answers to common inquiries. As we continue to gather input from community stakeholders, we will update answers to our FAQs in a timely way.

We also welcome your ideas and input on the information contained on this website and, specifically, the four options provided to the Board. If you have a question or concern not already addressed on this website or if you have a comment or idea that you would like to share with Board of Education members, please complete and submit the informational form below. Submissions will be compiled by school system staff and forwarded to the Board.

Stakeholder Feedback

Name (optional):
**Email Confirmation:
*I am a. . . .

(Select all that apply).

Pre-Kindergarten Parent/Guardian
Elementary School Parent/Guardian
Middle School Parent/Guardian
High School Parent/Guardian
Elementary School Student
Middle School Student
High School Student
AACPS Employee
Child Care Provider
Before/After School Club or Sports Leader/Coach
Community Organization Member
Other (specify below)
If other, please explain here:
**Question, Comment, or Idea:
Please indicate your preferred start time option(s): Option A
Option B
Option C
Option D
I want later school start times, but none of these options are acceptable.
I do not want to change school start times.
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