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On the street: At what time should Lawrence public schools start?

Asked at Massachusetts Street on June 27, 2016

Joy Ward, professor, Lawrence

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“I’m not a morning person, so I’d say 9.”

Mike Watts, executive, Kansas City, Kan.

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“I would say 8.”

Patrick Bills, contractor, Lecompton

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“The current time, 8 to 8:30.”

Jason Neat, chief operating officer, Olathe

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“I think they should start at 7:45.”

Related story, June 27, 2016,

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Read more:Lawrence school board to consider changes to school start times


Carol Bowen

8:30 am and after Labor Day. AC is needed more in August than in June. Energy money saved.

1 year, 11 months ago


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