What’s New for Orange County Students as School Resumes

From later start times for older students to expanded transitional kindergarten, changes await students and teachers in this new school year.

High school students across California will get a little extra sleep thanks to a new state law that calls for later start times in secondary schools. The new law requires middle schools to start no earlier than 8 a.m. and high schools no sooner than 8:30 a.m.

That’s just one of the changes taking place in Orange County schools, where half of the districts will welcome students in the 2022-23 year the week of Aug. 15. Other local schools either have already started or will open their doors by September.

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