Welcome to Start School Later Arlington, TX!
Start School Later is currently seeking a volunteer leader for the SSL Arlington, TX chapter. Chapter leaders Cheryl Till and Debbie Moore believe it is time for a new energetic face for the seventh chapter of SSL. If you are interested in advocating for school hours that recognize the biology of teens, please complete the contact form on the bottom of this page.
Improve education in Texas: Let teens get their sleep, Texas Tribune Op-ed by Debbie O. Moore, June 4, 2018.
SSL Arlington chapter leader, Debbie Moore testified at the TX Senate Select Hearing on School Violence, July 18, 2018.
School Start Times a Factor in Sleep
Start School Later Arlington, advocates for high school hours that promote the health, safety, academic achievement and equity of teens. Our local petition has reached over 1000 signatures yet Arlington ISD says they have not heard enough community support for later high school start times!
Please click on the blue link below to email the Superintendent, School Board and Director of Transportation. Please amend the text as you wish and sign your email before sending. THANK YOU!
League of Women Voters of Tarrant County issues resolution in support of healthy school hours for teens, May 2015.