New start times approved for five Wake schools
Posted May 6, 2014
Raleigh, N.C. — Wake County school board members approved new start times for five schools Tuesday night.
Green Elementary experienced the biggest change, starting 50 minutes later at 8:30 a.m. The change was recommended due to new traffic patterns.
Durant Road Elementary will start at 8:30 a.m., a 15 minute change.
Durant Road Middle will start at 8:15 a.m., a 15 minute change.
Kingswood Elementary will start at 9:05 a.m., a 10 minute change.
West Lake Elementary will start at 7:40 a.m., a 5 minute change.
The changes will go into effect in the fall.
Board members also approved a bell schedule for the Vernon Malone College and Career Academy, which will open this fall. The school day will run from 7:25 a.m. to 2:18 p.m.