Late Start Information

  • If weather conditions are appropriate, new this year… a late start may be used to save educational time while still keeping students and staff safe.
    If used, a late start will move the school start time to 10:05 a.m. for elementary students and 10:00 a.m. for middle school and high school students.

    Below are some of the questions and answers for the new late start procedure.

    What time does school start?
    School will start at 10:05 a.m. for elementary students and 10:00 a.m. for middle school and high school students.

    What time can I drop my kids off at school?
    The doors will be open by 9:50 for students to arrive on a late start day.

    When will lunch be served?
    Lunch will be served at the normal time at each school.

    Will buses run on late start days?
    Yes. All transportation will run just two hours later than the normal time.

    If it’s a Wednesday is the late start even later?
    No. If called, a late start day will begin at 10:00 for middle school and high school and 10:05 for elementary. Even if it is a Wednesday.

    Will Kids Club be open?
    Yes. On late start days, all Kids Club sites will open at 7:30 am and will remain open until the students start school at 10:05.

    What if I don’t want my child to go to school?
    The final decision is ALWAYS the parent’s decision. Parents need to make decisions based on what is in the best interest and safety of their families.