Allegheny County

Upper St. Clair School District approves new start times for students

UPPER ST. CLAIR, Pa. — The Upper St. Clair School District has approved new start times for students.

Going forward, high school will start at 8 a.m., elementary school will start at 8:35 a.m. and middle school will start at 8:55 a.m.

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The district said the change is “based on a growing body of scientific evidence that supports the importance of adequate sleep for the overall well-being and academic success of students.”

The new start times will go into effect at the beginning of the 2023-24 school year.

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