Mandan Public Schools and St Mary's started classed this week. Bismarck Public Schools start after Labor Day. A new study out says students need more sleep and one solution is to start the school day after 8AM.
According to NBC News, The American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) says the answer to the problem is to start the school day after 8AM, best at 830 AM.
North Dakota falls at the bottom of another list, but this list may not be too bad. According to Snoozester.com , North Dakota falls in the bottom of states that hit the snooze button to grab a few more minutes of shut eye.