ANNAPOLIS, Md. (AP) — A task force is outlining how much it would cost Anne Arundel County schools to create later school start times.
The Capital reports the first option presented Wednesday would have high schools start at 8:30 a.m., middle schools at 9:30 a.m. and elementary schools between 7:50 and 9:15 a.m.READ MORE: Baltimore County Police Seeking Missing 12-Year-Old Girl From Halethorpe
Additional bus routes would cost $8.9 million.
The second option would push high schools to 9:15 a.m., middle schools between 8:20 and 8:30 a.m. and elementary schools between 7:40 and 9:15 a.m. It would cost $9.4 million.READ MORE: Housing Records Reveal Stricker Street Property Long Vacant, Site Of 2015 Fire
A third option would push all schools 30 minutes later than their current times. It would cost $600,000.
The final option would shift all schools back 30 minutes and create a late-start hybrid option for high school students. It would cost $9.6 million.MORE NEWS: 3 Baltimore Firefighters Killed In Partial Building Collapse, 1 In Critical Condition
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