Time Essay: Why Should We Change The Calendar?

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Why should we change something that doesn 't need to be changed? I don’t understand the point of changing something that works perfectly fine! That’s the way I feel about the school district changing the calendar. It has a sufficient balance of school and breaks. If we were to change the calendar, it would decrease our break period. Why should we change our calendar? Right now it gives an acceptable amount of time for people to relax during break. “Relaxing during summer break is important because it allows students to recharge for the fall quarter... A summer break also helps relieve some of the pressure experienced during the academic year. Students not pressured by midterms, term papers and final exams are more free to explore personal…show more content…
If school were to start early more students would begin to dislike school, because starting early would end their vacation early and it would force them to suffer the stress of homework again. “In fact, a recent study found the primary cause of children 's stress, according to parents, was related to homework and schoolwork. Of more than 400 parents surveyed, 53% cited homework and schoolwork as the driver of the most stress for their kids.” Article by CNN Senior co-captain of a varsity soccer team Edgar Rodriguez states, “ Most schools don’t start until the end of August, so they have at least two more weeks to train before the next season...I think it’s just unfair because now we have to put in the double the work in half the time.” Article by nileswestnews.org. If we were to change the calendar it would give some teams an unfair advantage in preparation for sporting events. As some teams could practice before the school year began, and not have to balance school work on top of that, while our team…show more content…
To restate my argument I believe that changing the calendar would have a negative impact on students. As it would contribute to the students overall stress, and it would also give an unfair advantage to other

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