New School Start Times for 2019-2020 School Year

Important Information from Volusia County Schools
Grade Level Bell Schedule Early Release
Elementary (K-5) 7:50 a.m. - 2:30 p.m. 7:50 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.

Elementary (K-5)

  • ESE Pre-K Partial Day (AM)
  • ESE Pre-K Partial Day (PM)

 

  • 7:50 a.m. - 10:20am
  • 12:00 p.m. - 2:30pm

 

  • 7:50 a.m. - 9:50am
  • 11:30 a.m. - 1:30pm

Elementary Plus One

  • Edith I. Starke Elementary
  • Holly Hill School (K-8)
  • Palm Terrace Elementary
  • Turie T. Small Elementary
  • Westside Elementary
7:50 a.m. - 3:00 p.m. 7:50 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
Middle (6-8) 9:30 a.m. - 4:15 p.m. 9:30 a.m. - 3:15 p.m.
High (9-12) 8:30 a.m. - 3:30 p.m. 8:30 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.
T. Dewitt Taylor Middle-High (6-12) 8:30 a.m. - 3:30 p.m. 8:30 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.

Alternative Education (6-12)

  • Highbanks Learning Center
  • Riverview Learning Center
8:00 a.m. - 1:40 p.m. 8:00 a.m. - 12:40 p.m.
Burns Science and Technology Charter (K-8) 7:45 a.m. - 3:00 p.m. 7:45 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
Chiles Academy (6-12) 8:30 a.m. - 2:30 p.m. n/a
Easter Seals Charter - Daytona (Pre-K) 7:50 a.m. - 2:30 p.m. 7:50 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.
Easter Seals Charter - DeLand (Pre-K) 7:50 a.m. - 2:30 p.m. 7:50 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.
Ivy Hawn Charter (K-8) 7:50 a.m. - 3:00 p.m. 7:50 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
Reading Edge Academy (K-5) 7:50 a.m. - 2:30 p.m. 7:50 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.
Samsula Academy 7:50 a.m. - 2:30 p.m. 7:50 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.

School bus transportation is not provided for the following locations:

  • AMI Kids
  • Department of Juvenile Justice
  • Halifax Behavioral Services
  • Legacy Scholars Academy
  • PACE Center for Girls
  • Richard Milburn Academy East
  • Richard Milburn Academy West
  • Samsula Academy (K-5)

Notes

  • These times will be effective in August 2019 for the start of the 2019-20 school year.
  • The School Board developed this schedule by modifying the start time committee's option #1 after reviewing the results of the survey.
  • Some options being considered are morning tutoring and offering more clubs for middle schools to help families transition to the later start time.

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