Here are the highlights of the new 2016-17 LFHS school day schedule. Please join us at one of the upcoming meetings to learn more!
In the fall, our stakeholder groups, students, parents, faculty, staff, and community members, identified their respective areas of interest and concern regarding the daily schedule at LFHS. We thank everyone who attended our meetings and completed our survey.
We are pleased to report that the new schedule meets our stakeholders' key areas of interest:
Later start time for the school day
Time allotted for students to take additional classes
Time allotted for flexible student choice
Time for allotted for faculty collaboration
Flexibility in length of instructional periods
Changes in the lunch experience
Instructional continuity and consistency
The committee analyzed a wide-variety of school schedule models, both locally and across the nation. The committee sought to provide an optimal schedule for learning, reflective of adolescent sleep patterns, and brain development. They also considered the needs and preferences identified by stakeholders.
Choice and Balance
We are excited to share with you the details of the 2016-17 schedule.