Tuesday, August 2, 2016

UHS Student Pushes Hard for Delayed School Start Time

Matt Daniels,a senior at Unionville High School, is pushing hard to delay the start of school for those in high school and middle school. He said students should get a little more than nine hours of sleep to perform optimally, but often only get four or five hours.

Daniels has been on the forefront of the problem for several years. He, along with other members of the Chester County Intermediate (CCIU) Student Forum, have launched an initiative to study school start times at school districts in Chester County, and examine ways the school day can start later with minimal interruptions.

To read the full article from the Daily Local News visit- 
http://www.dailylocal.com/article/DL/20160720/NEWS/160729984#.V4_795czxQs.email