The American Academy of Pediatrics now recommends that middle schools and high schools start classes at 8:30 a.m. or later so that students can get more sleep.
The American Academy of Pediatrics now recommends that middle schools and high schools start classes at 8:30 a.m. or later so that students can get more sleep. File photo The Kansas City Star
The American Academy of Pediatrics now recommends that middle schools and high schools start classes at 8:30 a.m. or later so that students can get more sleep. File photo The Kansas City Star

Start school later and let teens sleep, pediatricians say

August 25, 2014 4:44 PM