Why School Should Start Later Essay examples

1096 Words Feb 18th, 2016 5 Pages
How many times have you guys actually came to school in the morning focused, ready to learn, and not tired? We can all agree that waking up for school in the morning is a struggle, and we can all agree that we could use a little extra sleep at night. That is why I believe that school should start later so that high schoolers can get the healthy amount of sleep, and come to school and think of something other then how tired they are. This my 7th year at Voyager Academy. For those of you who went to Voyager last year, then you are aware that school started at 8:30 instead of 7:30. From personal experience, I have noticed how I focus more and get my work done faster when I get more sleep. This year the school had it changed that the high schoolers would start school the earliest out of the three schools: Elementary, Middle, and High School. Little kids have no problem getting up early considering the fact that they are not up all night doing homework, they get to go to sleep at a reasonable time. As the oldest kids, who have the most homework, it would only make sense that we start school later so that we can get more sleep and come to school more prepared. Schools should start later so that students are able to get a healthy amount of sleep at night. In this speech I am going to give you some reasons as to why I think that schools starting later would benefit us, like I mentioned before it would let us students get more sleep, teachers will have more time to plan effective…

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