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Superintendent Michael Beresford explains proposed changes to daily schedule

Kassandra Darnelll

May 23, 2019

Why the consideration to implement later start times now? It’s a big swing. The reason for the secondary, 6-12, study that we’re doing is that there’s a ton of research that says that adolescents benefit greatly from a later start time in school. And they kind of set that at around 8:30 a.m. or later. A ...

ESC considers later school start time, Culture of Care expands to teachers, Harmas says

ESC considers later school start time, Culture of Care expands to teachers, Harmas says

Carson TerBush

November 10, 2018

The (ESC) is currently considering the logistics of a later start time for CHS in the future, according to Principal Tom Harmas. Harmas also said the Culture of Care, an immersive mental health project administration implemented this year, is expanding to help CHS staff members get to know each other better. ...

Time Troubles: With Daylight Savings having ended, students, teacher weight the costs and benefits of changing school start times

Time Troubles: With Daylight Savings having ended, students, teacher weight the costs and benefits of changing school start times

Avery Thorpe

March 15, 2018

“I would love for school to start later next year, even if it was only by thirty minutes. I really think sleep is very important. In high school we have so much work and are staying up late so it would be nice to get some extra sleep in the morning,” sophomore Layla Qureshi said.

Superintendent prepares for inclement weather tonight, continues technology expansion

Superintendent prepares for inclement weather tonight, continues technology expansion

Nyssa Qiao

January 11, 2018

Associate Superintendent Roger McMichael said the district is preparing in case tomorrow morning’s weather warrants a two hour delay or school cancellation. “It happened to be that tomorrow morning’s prediction is not very good, and so we will have staff out on the roads early in the morning,...