Logo
A Message from DJUSD Calendars DJUSD Demographics DJUSD Recognition Emergency Communications Later Start Principles of One Community Public Information Office Leadership Team Mission & Goals School Board School Climate Special Committees Superintendent's Office Classified Employee to Teacher Grant Employee Development and Compensation Graduate Profile
Schools
Department Directory Administrative Services Business Services Facilities, Maintenance & Operations Health Services Human Resources Instructional Technology Services Special Education Student Nutrition Services Student Support Services
Instructional Services AIM (GATE) California Common Core State Standards Curriculum Elementary Programs Engage & Inspire English Learners Local Educational Agency Plan Local Control Accountability Plan Report Card Samples Supplemental Educational Services Spring Testing - 2017 Instructional Services Directory DJUSD Student Registration World Language Program
Curriculum & Tech Links Davis Community Feedback to the District (Complaints) Homework Policy Internet Safety & Tech Concerns Intra/Interdistrict Enrollment Low-cost Internet Parent Engagement Night Crisis Services Safe Routes Schoolsite Locator Travel (Secondary) Visitors Volunteers
Staff Resources Child Abuse Mandated Reporting Chromebooks & Teachers Employee Assistance Plan Google Apps for Education Payroll Assistance Developing Your Socio-Emotional Learning (SEL) Toolkit Professional Growth Chromebook Academy DJUSD Coaching Requirements
Employment In-district Certificated Employment In-district Management Positions Substitutes - Classified Summer School Employment

Later start times for teens improve grades, mood and safety


 

Why Sleep Matters

This text will be replaced

Related Videos

Web Resources

Sleep & School Start time Presentations

Follow this link to find presentations from experts on sleep and school start times.

Later Start Meeting Details

Follow this link to find relevant information regarding meetings relevant to Later Start.

DJUSD Later Start Initiative

Senior High School Start Times Will Move Later in 2017-18

The DJUSD is committed to our mission of creating optimal conditions and environments for all students to learn. In alignment with our mission the DJUSD Board of Trustees instructed the Superintendent to make secondary school start times later, while continuing to promote the education of parents, students, staff and the community regarding the importance of sleep for teens and the factors that affect the quality and duration of teenage sleep. As a result all Senior High Schools will start the 2017-18 school year at 8:15, retain the current schedule format from prior years and end no later than 3:30. Check out the Senior High School schedules for Davis Senior High School and Da Vinci High School (coming soon).

 

DJUSD staff has created this website to educate staff, students, parents and community members about our progress toward these goals. 

 


 

DJUSD Later Start FAQs

Have questions about what is currently happening with the later start project? Check out our Frequently Asked Questions page.

DJUSD Junior High School Start Times Move Later for 2016-17

The DJUSD is committed to our mission of creating optimal conditions and environments for all students to learn. In alignment with our mission the DJUSD Board of Trustees instructed the ...more

Relevant Research

Follow this link to find research relevant to the later start discussion.

Relevant News Stories

Follow this link to find relevant news stories regarding the later start discussion.

Later Starts financial benefits explored in Illinois

Check out this article for more information.

DJUSD Facebook

#djusdLaterStart