If students have a job after school and play a sport, then they probably will fail to be able to bear both with school starting later. For some athletes, they have to leave school early as it already is. If school were to start later, then students would miss even more of school. They could miss an important test or crucial notes for a test. School starting later would mean minimal time for the simple pleasures in
Sound familiar? Well some people want the school day to start earlier for various reasons. Could you imagine having to get up earlier then you do now for school? I think they should keep the Later start because it is more beneficial for them to start school later and get the rest we need to learn. Nearly two years ago the Montgomery County leaders voted to start the school day later so that kids could get the sleep that they needed to function during the school day.
As you keep reading you will learn why I think we should not have school later than it already is. Mine starts at 8:30 but, I would rather go earlier so I can have more free time at the end of the day than in the morning. I am on the con side of Should the school day start later. We shouldn’t have school earlier because if you have after school sports, then because you can’t play sports in the morning, then you would be tired and my practice is already going from 6:30 to 8 so it can’t much go any later. In the article it says parents of athletes would have to adjust to students arriving later in the evening.” but I can’t go any later.
By making high schools start later you will be affecting students who are in sports or other after school activities. Because with a later start time means that these students have a later end time. Having a later get out of school will change how many hours students who are athletes can practice. Also, there are times that these students need to leave school early to get to their games. These students will have to leave earlier so that they can get to their games with a school that might have an earlier get out of school time.
So the question now becomes: Why haven’t we changed? Outdated legislation should not be the cause of our country 's future to be at risk, schools should start later in order to mend the growing problem of time management and achievement among students. As the history of the current start times are explained, the illogicality of them present themselves. As one article reported, the early start times originated because, “...adolescent sleep shift weren’t understood, and the cost savings of running the fewest possible buses in three cycles was appealing” (Snider). This simply proves the belief that the current school starting dates are outdated because they were formed hundreds of years ago from schools, who didn 't understand the science of teen health, that wanted to start school save a few pennies from having less buses.
PCEP needs to change their start times for the better of their students. If we pushed the school start time back an hour it would benefit everyone. The American Academy of Sleep Medicine say we shouldn’t start school any earlier than 8:30 am. According to sciencedaily.com, a CDC study found that 85.6 percent of U.S. high schools started before 8:30 a.m. Earlier start times lead to car accidents, depression, and poor academic performance.
Do you remember when school would start later in the day instead of early, wait, that never happened. An issue in schools today is whether schools should start early or later. Many schools start early and others argue that starting early can negatively affect students. Schools should start later because it can be more beneficial towards the student's academic skills and to just be more awake or aware in classes. The opposing side of the argument says that school should start earlier in the day.
Lots of people may disagree with the idea of us starting school later and say the school hours are just fine. They may come up with reasons like if we give the children too much time to sleep, they may gain too much energy and overtake the school. If that’s the case then schools need to make and enforce strict rules to keep their children under control, so that they don’t act out. They may also have a problem if we change the school dismissal time, because students already have dismissal plans that work. But then parents shall find an alternative way to get their children home that comprehends with the school’s schedule.
Sometimes people don’t have all the stuff they need, because they don’t have enough time to get it… and then you would get in more trouble for being tardy to class. We should have longer breaks so people would be more prepared for class. Also if we had longer breaks people wouldn’t have to go back to get their stuff, so in the long run it would make us be able to learn longer...because people wouldn’t have to leave as much.
For middle school sports, this period could help reduce the need for weekend practices. If school is ending later than normal, then this would mean that those athletes would be getting home at an even earlier time than they would with regular sports practices. What time schools should start, is a huge topic discussed in education today. Many believe that schools should start later than they do now. If they did, students would be able to get more rest, parents would be able to be home to get their children off the bus, and athletes would be able to be home earlier than they already are.
Ahh, school, it s a great place where we learn about new things. Well some people don’t like school, so they just get through it to mess around after, but now schools are starting later so we can’t have fun after. That 's why we should keep the starting time the same. I claim that schools should start early because you 'll have more time for homework, have time for extracurricular activities, and the school doesn’t have to pay as much for buses. First of all, you have more time for homework after school.