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Are you in favor of shifting school start times?

24570 responses


I am a:

Response Percent Response Count
Parent 50.7% 12,453
Student 27.7% 6,801
Employee 17.5% 4,301
Community Member 4.1% 1,015

If you are a student, please select from the following:

Response Percent Response Count
Elementary 1.1% 72
Middle 8.4% 568
High 90.6% 6,149

If you are an employee, please select from the following:

Response Percent Response Count
Elementary 34.3% 1,470
Middle 16.4% 702
High 38.6% 1,655
Central Office Administrator 2.7% 115
Support Staff 8.1% 349

I am also a parent.

Response Percent Response Count
Yes 37.6% 1,612
No 62.4% 2,679

If you are a parent, please select from the following:

Response Percent Response Count
Elementary 48.7% 6,845
Middle 32.4% 4,547
High 54.1% 7,596

In the spring of 2017, the School Board asked the community about the potential to change school start times. Did you participate in this survey?

Response Percent Response Count
Yes 45.1% 11,057
No 33.8% 8,291
Unsure 21.1% 5,173

In the spring of 2019, Virginia Beach parents, students, community members and staff were given the opportunity to weigh-in on four options to changes in the school start times schedule. Did you participate in this survey?

Response Percent Response Count
Yes 64.4% 15,787
No 22.3% 5,462
Unsure 13.3% 3,272

Please choose one of the options below:

Response Percent Response Count
Maintain Current Schedule 76.1% 18,649
Shift Start Times 23.9% 5,872
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November 20, 2019, 11:57 PM
  • I am a:
    • Student
  • If you are a student, please select from the following:
    • Middle
  • In the spring of 2017, the School Board asked the community about the potential to change school start times. Did you participate in this survey?
    • No
  • In the spring of 2019, Virginia Beach parents, students, community members and staff were given the opportunity to weigh-in on four options to changes in the school start times schedule. Did you participate in this survey?
    • No
  • Please choose one of the options below:
    • Shift Start Times
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